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FROM ONITSHA TO OBIGBO

After that crazy incidence at the park in Onitsha the last time I had to travel to Rivers State from there (http://madukovich.blogspot.com.ng/2015/12/naija-tour-9.html?m=1), I totally avoided “clone” parks where unknown intrastate busses hustled unsuspecting passengers who then may spend hours on end before the journey started all in a bid to have the bus filled. 2,445 more words

Yarns

Igbo Move To Boost Southeast Economy

A move is underway by leaders of the southeast geopolitical zone to forge economic integration and reposition the region for development.The initiative will have five governors and an array of prominent Igbo leaders from religious, economic, educational and political platforms rubbing minds together to tackle decrepit infrastructure and leadership void in the region. 312 more words

Economy

11 Most Creative Pre-wedding Photo-Shoots Ideas You Should See.

Before the big day, couples take pre-wedding pictures which used to be strictly for souvenirs back in the days as a kind of support their “how we met” or “how he proposed” stories etc. 841 more words

Africa Heritages

AKU NWANYI (BRIDE PRICE)

Nneka, I just can’t wait for your sister’s wedding!” Adanna chirruped excitedly.

As in, that’s serious groove O! Ehn? The whole village would be shut down of course.” 652 more words

Amaka

Ekwensu In Igbo Is Not The Devil

Ekwensu is an Igbo name designated for the god of bargains in Igbo cosmology, who was one of the sons of the creator, Chi-Ukwu/Chukwu/Chineke. Ekwensu is not the devil as the Igbo of this generation have been made to believe in modern religious teaching (Christianity). 377 more words

Africa

And the diary begins........

If you are curious about the intruiging and interesting people of the ‘Kingdom'(yes Kingdom) popularly known as Mbaise, then you are in the right place. For those who might not be aware, Mbaise is a sub-urban community located in IMO state of Eastern Nigeria and a place I call home. 168 more words

Amaka