This is a must read for writers, or aspiring ones.
"Nigerians are in love with language, though meaning is not always a priority - C Don Adinuba hacks through the thickets.
"‘I never perused the inner anatomy of the female homo sapiens,” the
eminent historian Emmanuel Ayandele once announced to his bewildered
students. This was the former vicechancellor’s way of confiding that he
had remained chaste throughout his undergraduate programme.
Maybe he had, but his romance with words is clearly
torrid. In his infatuation he is not alone, for Africans are great
lovers of language"