Whenever tension increases, roads get busier, and prices of things begin to climb, know that the year is about to end. The closer we get to the end of the year, the faster everyone moves; this has been an age long tradition.
In Nigeria, there’s this myth of increased danger during ‘Ember’ months, which starts from September and ends with the year. During these periods, more accidents occur, which is normal due to the fact that everybody is in a hurry to be somewhere and get something done.
If you are not careful, you might get things messed up in the midst of the chaos. However, this article helps you avoid the usual end of year rush.
1. Leave home early
2. Shop for the season early
3. Stay out of crowd
4. Round up the year’s account early
5. Pay your staff early
6. Drive safely
7. Drink responsibly
8. Plan your leave/holiday
9. Always carry your ATM card
10. Never be in a hurry.
In a nut shell, the summarising factor is being early and always on the safe side.