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MOCK NOT!

Photo credit- tarnmoor.com Mock not the bird with a wingThou with two wings,Knowledge may be limited,Ask for an enriched life. Pity the bird with a wing,For the experience might be traumatic,Carrying the pain for ere,While you brag about your skillfulness. Show not a bird with a wingYour embroidered wings,You know …

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I REMEMBER!

Photo Credit: www.mptv.org I remember you today,In reflection of my yesteryears,The days shared in common,Before our influence increased,Though the increase I am yet to discover,But the shared hours I recount,Hoping that nature is gracious unto youIn all your endeavours! I remember you today,No for evil,All memories of your hurts gone,But …

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THE NEW FUEL REGIME AND THE IMPLICATIONS

Photo credit: allnewsandreports.com When the budget was signed last week, President Muhammadu Buhari made it known that he shares in the plight of Nigerians. However, the announcement by the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachukwu today is contrary to the statement and the anticipated promise of change by Nigerians …

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TRADITIONALIST

Photo credit: ZODML for Zulu Sofola Though they query, Having other thing to write about, Marxism is a principle, Revolution is needed, Feminism glory turned womanism. The standard of our fathers, The abolished glory of the past, The called idolatry, The made assumed fetish life, The crude civilization, Zulu stood …

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THE THRIVING AND ENTERPRISING CREATIVE INDUSTRY IN NIGERIA

Photo credit: Multicreativeme The Creative industry in Nigeria is very enterprising; many artistes have become more knowledgeable to know that being a creative person should not qualify one as a pauper. Some notable names have evolved out of the millions of creative people in Nigeria because of their uniqueness. In …

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THE EFIK TWINS WHO FATHERED TWINS

Paul Orok Ephraim, Mrs Nancy Adebiyi and Peter Edem Ephraim When Mary Mitchell Slessor a Scottish missionary to Nigeria stopped the killing of twins among the Efik almost a century ago; she never knew that she was protecting the generations of late Prince Micheal Mbo Okon Ephraim, the father of Paul Orok Ephraim and Peters Edem Ephraim, an …

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HERDSMEN ATTACK: THE LAYMAN’S RESPONSE & THE HELMSMAN DECISION

Photo credit: The Citizen NG Just this week, 13 people were killed in a fire accident and about 5 vehicles burnt at the Mowe, one of the neighbouring villages to Lagos, on the Lagos-Ibadan expressway. The fire accident was a result of a truck who attempted not to crash into …

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