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President Buhari’s Non-Existent Certificate

President Buhari’s Non-Existent Certificate

🕔01:26, 30.Oct 2018

In effect, the evidence suggests that what Buhari asked Government College, Katsina to present to INEC as evidence of his credentials was a forged certificate.

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“To Those Who Say We Cannot Win”: Fulltext Of Oby Ezekwesili’s Powerful Speech Of Hope

“To Those Who Say We Cannot Win”: Fulltext Of Oby Ezekwesili’s Powerful Speech Of Hope

🕔18:24, 29.Oct 2018

Everything the APC candidate did was justified and excused because he was branded as “the lesser evil.” He was given an easy ride. No serious questions were asked about his competence or track record or world view; he couldn’t even be bothered to attend a presidential debate to defend his ideas in a competitive environment. Yet he was promising CHANGE. And a majority of Nigerian voters bought what he was selling.

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2019 Election And The Risk Nigerians Must Take

2019 Election And The Risk Nigerians Must Take

🕔15:02, 29.Oct 2018

No doubt, across the country, the geographical oneness of this nation is daily threatened by poor leadership and corruption induced failures of implementation of people-purposed projects. A challenge that is rooted in the political player’s erroneous view of traditional morality not having a place in political affairs as politics has its own rules- thereby prompting many to view attainment of public office to a personal effort and their positions not as a trust for the public good but an opportunity for private gain. This is the greatest challenge confronting the nation; politics devoid of morality.

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Is President Buhari Not Aware?

Is President Buhari Not Aware?

🕔06:17, 29.Oct 2018

There is virtually no part of Nigeria that is peaceful. There is virtually no household that is happy. There is virtually no individual that is not living in fear in Nigeria today. School fees and hospital bills are becoming difficult for most people. Even one square meal is becoming a luxury for most. The value of the Naira against the Dollar is the worst in the history of Nigeria. The cost of fuel, where available, is the highest in the history of this so-called oil producing country. The endurance level of the ordinary people has been stretched to its limit. Is President Buhari not aware of this?

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Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 8)

Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 8)

🕔05:46, 29.Oct 2018

Igbos are of an ancient pedigree and root in West Africa. Linguistically and anthropologically, Igbos have been around in these parts for several thousand years. Consider this: In some languages of the same Kwa family, for example Yoruba, Igbo means bush or forest. In fact, Yoruba mythology posits that Oduduwa, the father of the Yorubas encountered the dwellers in the forests called Igbo when he and his followers settled at Ile-Ife.

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Killshot: Festus Keyamo’s Illegal Source Of Wealth Revealed

Killshot: Festus Keyamo’s Illegal Source Of Wealth Revealed

🕔07:40, 28.Oct 2018

Nice houses you have in Maryland in Lagos and Zone 5 in Abuja. Is it mere coincidence that you started rolling in cash after you became an EFCC prosecutor? Yes, the same EFCC you insulted many of your colleagues for representing, calling them thieves and vowing NEVER to have anything to do with them. Shortly thereafter you swallowed your vomit and became their lawyer. Was that when you “blew?” Or was It after your deal with Chief Kenny Martins? Remember him? I am sure you do, 200m and a Prado Jeep is not what one forgets easily. Kenny Martins swore to an affidavit that he gave you those and you still came back for more as an EFCC prosecutor. A case you lost.

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Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 7)

Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 7)

🕔07:01, 28.Oct 2018

Igbo jurisprudence sometimes conferred legal personality on entities other than human beings. Igbo customary law and jurisprudence thus extended legal rights, duties and responsibilities to such other non-human entities including trees, rivers, forests, et cetera. Some of these normative strictures and codes predated contemporary environmental law and jurisprudence by several millennia.

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Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 6)

Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 6)

🕔06:38, 27.Oct 2018

Igbos have elaborate ceremonies surrounding the planting and harvesting of crops, chief of which is the yam. Among the Igbos, yam, is the king of all crops. The discovery of yam cultivation was a fundamental and definitive epoch in Igbo life and culture. With the exception of the Chinese water yams which is Asiatic in origin, virtually all species of yam originated from the forests of West Africa. There are still wild cousins of yams in the forests of West Africa.

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Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 5)

Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 5)

🕔06:04, 26.Oct 2018

Other Igbo ceremonies include festival of Otite, which is a celebration of the Igbo penchant for itinerancy (the search for greener pasture and fortune beyond the borders of the village). For centuries, if not millennia, Igboland has been heavily populated. The dense population gave rise to the Igbo penchant for traveling beyond the borders of the village in search of fortune. The present diasporic spread of the Igbos is rooted in centuries of need and practicality.

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Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 4)

Beyond Merry-Making: Customs Of Indigenous Peoples And The Normative Functions Of Ceremonies In Pre-Colonial Igbo Societies (Part 4)

🕔06:30, 25.Oct 2018

The next most significant ceremony of childhood is circumcision of the male child—Ibie Ugwu—which takes place on the eight day and marks the first rite of passage. All male Igbos must be circumcised. For females, circumcision is optional and depends on the particular locality or village. Naming of the child is also done on the 8th day.

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