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Why Igbos honour their dead with elaborate funerals

Funerals in Africa are elaborate ceremonies, especially when the deceased has lived to be over 70 years. In Benin culture for instance, the burial of the dead has advanced to such a level that it has become a sort of mini festival that occurs every weekend in the ancient city. 1,711 more words

The One Thing I Never Paid Attention To About Love Languages

As a student of linguistics, dialectology was one of my favourite aspects to study. The differences between dialects of a language fascinated me to no end, as did paying attention to the points where a dialect would be considered a language on its own. 45 more words

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I went to Nigeria!

I know I have been out of it for a while, but the important thing is that I am back. First of all, I want to wish everybody a Happy New Year! 464 more words


Udo ka
Udo echi
Ụwa taa
Bụ ụwa agha
Na ụwa mmebi.

– Che Chidi Chukwumerije.


Former Minister of Information Emerges Ohanaeze Leader

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has hailed the election of the former Minister of Information, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, as the President-General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo. 214 more words