The Cardinal debate is a Nigerian-based debate competition on social media. It seeks to hear the voices and varying perspectives of Nigerian citizens on social and political issues. It is duly organized by the WealthySam brand and Lawrettawrites. The Cardinal debate 1 was successful and here are some of the excerpts from it.

The Cardinal Debate 1Winning Entry based on public votesSam Egube giving the winner her cheque







The Cardinal debate 2 is coming up next month and it promises to be bigger and better. There is going to be a direct focus on quality of your argument, brevity and so on. Interested? You need to watch this space and all the social media pages of lawrettawrites and iamwealthysam to stay posted.


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Lawretta Egba is a professional writer, ghostwriter, editor, and poet. She is the founder of Cyno Group, a boutique content creation/content marketing firm meeting the varying content needs of individuals and businesses towards effective storytelling, problem-solving and economic growth. The company offers in-house ghostwriting, editing, and content writing services for large corporations, businesspeople and economic leaders. Lawretta’s articles have been featured on a plethora of platforms within Nigeria and the diaspora. Some of these include the Premier Pan-African media group reporting on African affairs – Face2Face Africa, Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global, Exquisite Magazine, YNaija, and a host of others. She runs two blogs:, where she reviews books, writes on mythology, peeks into transformational African topics, and analyzes matters of the human psyche; and, a brainchild created towards documenting everyday African stories. For info and inquiries, contact via:


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