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Boko Haram Kill Four In Niger

At least four people, three civilians and a soldier, have been killed, following a double suicide attack, by Boko Haram militants, in Niger. 182 more words


Nigeria our big brother, says Sierra Leone’s President Koroma

It was on a Friday, at noon, I was scheduled to meet His Excellency, Dr Ernest Bai Koroma, at State House in Central Freetown. I arrived 30 minutes earlier. 1,614 more words


Femi Fani-Kayode’s Fatwa

The recent masturbation by Femi Fani-kayode on the abduction of Chief Olu Falae by Fulani herdsmen would pass as an intervention to none other than narrow-minded individuals whose organ of sight is confined to the two openings above the cheek; for the least sophisticated observer would read what he called “the herdsmen from hell” with a deeper reflection into the man and the message he fought so hard to preach as an advertisement of a systemic and institutional failure that has reduced this nation to one whose penchant for impunity cuts across economic lines and social status – an impunity so gross, great and competitive that as members of the political elite loot our common patrimony in broad daylight without consequences, the hoi polloi in their small enclave replicate their own version in their peculiar ways. 1,118 more words


The Truth and Horror of the Badagry Slave Port in Nigeria

Many Nigerians know of the slave port in Badagry but have yet to visit there because it’s not something people think to do. Visiting a museum or memorial of some type is out of ordinary from the daily tasks of the people. 1,078 more words


Philanthropy and the throne

Here was I praying for a the right Prince to be the next Ooni of Ife, but it seems the ‘chosen’ one has been in the making for quite sometime. 568 more words


Juliet Ibrahim looks so charming in this new photo-See what I did to it.

Some times I wonder if she knows how beautiful she is, and sometimes I loose my own mind looking at her. But then something will whisper to me and say “keep off! 71 more words

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That's not my name, AHWD & Social Documentation


For a western tongue and as close to how the Yoruba people pronounce it, it would ACTUALLY be:

Peju |Pedju|

But every time I hear or have heard someone pronounce my name as “peeju” it has never failed to make my skin crawl. 1,245 more words

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