PERSONALITY: Men and women who achieved success would be highlighted including the challenges they faced in the pursuit of greatness.

The Character of Men who Dared and Conquered:

Written by James Okere

The Character of Men who Dared and Conquered:

They dared and conquered. These men and women recorded by history as achievers met very serious challenges, but with their confidence, courage and faith in God they remained undaunted. They were persons who attracted no attention initially, but did achieve relevance when they showed determination and zeal to their cause.

These men and women developed their inherent daring personality virtues. They believed that little drops of water make the mighty ocean, and that a journey of one thousand mile begins with a step.

The character of men who dared, believed that a

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THE POWER OF GROUP MIND:

Written by James Okere

THE POWER OF GROUP MIND:

JOHN HANCOCK, RICHARD HENRY LEE, SAMUEL ADAMS AND THOMAS JEFFERSON

The four men mentioned above, provided inspirational leadership and led the team of the Group Minds comprising fifty-six men who signed the American Freedom Charter on July 4, 1776 in Philadelphia (the engine place of freedom in the whole world).

The Group Minds had no political power, authority, military strength, or money to pursue the independence of America. They only had faith, courage and were decisive to end the ills of colonialism existing, hence changing the course of history. Collectively, the four men cemented their minds together for this onerous task.

In their first meeting to confront the task before them, John Hancock and Samuel Adams spoke courageously and built faith amongst the group. They demanded the withdrawal of British troops in the thirteen colonies (present day United States of America). They met oppositions, but

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THE LADDER OF SUCCESS

Written by James Okere

THE LADDER OF SUCCESS; the success of any person or an institution is a function of many values amongst which are:

THE GOD FACTOR:

The earth is a creation of God. Your personality is a creation of God. Thus the first principle will be walking in line with God’s power.

Abraham Lincoln a former United States of America (U.S.A) President who contested election up to seven times before he recorded success recognized the spiritual dimension of a conquering personality when he said “Without the assistance of a Divine being, I cannot succeed. With that assistance, I cannot fail”. In addition, Prof. Olusola Oyewole, a former Vice Chancellor of the University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun State Western Nigeria and a one time Regional Overseer of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry for West Africa said that “The knowledge of God you have can determine the height that you can go

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THE WINNING PERSONALITY

Written by James Okere

THE WINNING PERSONALITY; vision, energy, determination, focus, patience, discipline, perseverance are key values employed by any person who is eager to become a winner. The world has remained a challenging place, and only those who dare will conquer. Negative or hostile environment will continue to exit; hence we should not allow that to deter us in our pursuit to success and greatness.

It is evident that no nation or human race has ever witnessed continuously friendly environment without set back, but those (including nations and persons) that succeeded are those who made self-discoveries and marrying same with determination in spite of the prevalent circumstances of their time to attain greatness.

Growths of Countries were achieved by men who believed in their cause, and pursued same with doggedness. Late Dr. Nelson Rolihlahia Mandela (alias Madiba) was highly celebrated because of his persistent and energetic roles in ending apartheid regime in South

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The Rise of Hafiz Onyetoro aka Saka

Written by James Okere

The Rise of Hafiz Onyetoro aka Saka; who as a comedian has used his talents to elevate his personality to an enviable height. He is today reckoned with.

Today a great comedian, born to poor illiterate parents. He hails from Iseyin, in Oyo State. He grew up in the farm with the parents and siblings. With great determination, he walked very hard to change his family poor background, and today is well talked about in the global communication giants. His parents were rural farmers, who impacted on them virtue of hard work which greatly influenced him. He is better understood on his background when he said “It was tough I must tell, there were really rough moments but I never lost focus…”

He has partnered and advertised for Etisalat Communication, and now has moved over to MTN Telecommunication. He made fortune working for them, which has improved his personality. This

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NELSON, Dr. Rolihlahia Mandela

Written by James Okere

NELSON, Dr. Rolihlahia Mandela; an epitome of great personality, whose celebrated achievements made him became a world class leader, a legend and mentor for generation yet un-born.

Dr. Nelson Mandela (alias Madiba) is a Lawyer and Politician. His name is synonymous with anti-apartheid crusade in South Africa. Dr. Nelson Mandela was born in 1918 in Transkei, South Africa. His soul rested in peace in the Lord on 5th December, 2013 (95 years).

He saw apartheid regime in South Africa, he fought against it and by the grace of God vide his belief and courage he conquered apartheid. In his struggle against racist regime he had close shave with death.

Dr. Mandela piloted the African National Congress Youth League, and later through industry became the President of African National Congress (ANC). He, leading other mastermind team waged strongly the apartheid regime war. His doggedness in this regard attracted the wrath of

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