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A Corper's Diary:Chapter 14

Nigeria’s historic Presidential elections is in two weeks. Have you collected your PVC? Are you going to exercise your civic right and responsibility to vote? Vote and wait for your votes to be counted. 1,350 more words

Recollections of The Fire Put To Sleep

It is with a heavy heart that I must tell you the recollections I have of my grandmother. They are not very special to somebody who does not know what kind of person she was. 735 more words


Chinua Achebe: Things Fall Apart


Things Fall Apart (1958)

Author: Chinua Achebe (1930-)

Achebe is from Nigeria

The title comes from a famous apocalyptical poem by William Butler Yeats, “ 179 more words

This is the concluding part of the Igbo peoples theological spirituality.

Alusi of bargains, chaos, and change.
Ekwensu was a Trickster God (Alusi) of the Igbo people who served as the Alusi or God of Bargains. 1,993 more words


This article is strictly on the traditional spirituality(regarded as religion by laymen) of the Igbo people of west Africa known locally as Odinani, although not well known as its Yoruba counterpart. 3,333 more words


SAD !!!!! Igbo mourn dead Biafran soldiers, pray against war - Yesterday

Thirty five-years after the end of Nigerian Civil war, prominent citizens of the South East extraction yesterday in Awka, Anambra State capital, officially mourned dead sol­diers of the defunct Biafra Republic. 504 more words


My Journey to Publication

On Dec 15th my first book was published. The dream I have had since I was about four years old came to pass.

I grew up reading those quaint Peter and Jane Lad…ybird books – where I looked for a child who looked like me in vain – I hold up this book and I thank God for bringing me this far, for friends and family and for love and for those who believed in me when it was just a dream. 189 more words