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Nigerians protesters demand the release of Shi'ite leader

More than 200 members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) and Pro-Democracy group, Concerned Nigerians, protested in Abuja on Wednesday to demand the release of their leader Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky… 314 more words


Infertility, Family, Tradition and Gender Roles in Ayobami Adebayo’s "Stay With Me"

Ayobami Adebayo’s debut novel “Stay With Me” is a heartbreaking portrait of a marriage challenged by infertility and more so by family and ritual.

The story takes place in Nigeria. 389 more words


Wolves in the house of God

Some days ago, a friend sent me a message. He wanted to know if I had heard from Tomi. Tomi is one of the teen girls I’m mentoring.  555 more words


Of Nations and a Continent

The s**thole statement accredited to Mr. Trump has received enormous attention, and rightly so. Till date, he has refuted using the alleged words.

Here this is not quite my concern. 416 more words

Moral Musings

A Voice from Nigeria

Hannah Faleti I. has spent a lifetime in Nigeria. She is currently living in the cosmopolitan city of Ibadan, north of Lagos and the Gulf of Guinea.   199 more words


Yes, it is...

Nigeria is one of those hellhole countries Pres. Trump may or may not have characterized in a more vulgar manner.   Look  at this and tell me Nigeria and all those other badly governed,  corrupt Third World disasters are not exactly and precisely what Trump so accurately said they were. 117 more words

Coming to America: The Stories of Chicago Black Immigrants

When we look at immigration reform around our country, often the images of undocumented immigrants from Spanish speaking countries flash across our screens. The rising statistics of immigrants and refugees from other countries have taken center stage as a rallying call for Donald Trump’s presidential speech. 1,801 more words