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NAIJA

They call you many things
Name-calling is a game of stones
Hydra-headed mad woman chattering away
Away noisily to the sea – come to me, let me be… 111 more words

Poetry

VENGERS RESUME ONSLAUGHT: BOMB CHEVRON OIL WELL, NNPC, NPDC CRUDE OIL TRUNK LINE IN WARRI

JULY 03, 2016 / BY: EBENEZER ADUROKIYA – WARRI

Just when Nigerians thought peace has gradually returned to the Niger Delta region, members of the Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have, at 1:15a.m on Sunday blown up Chevron’s two major oil well 7 and 8 close to Abiteye flow station in Delta State. 464 more words

Politics

Bright Eyed Monks

By

Noel Ihebuzor

When monks develop blurred visions,

their world also narrows,

shrinking, thoughts wrinkle

faces furrow with frowns,

consciences sorrow

at the dimming of the eyes… 11 more words

Poetry

It's a Good Morning

Last night I did yoga for the first time.

I’ve been talking about it for years – of course the closest I’ve ever come was attempting a two hour instructional video and giving up after the first five minutes. 231 more words

Back A Yaad

Lucanus elaphus female - Aberration

2016.03.29.

This specimen I got from eBay had a little aberration on its front-left leg. It has an underdeveloped tibia and tarsus. Interesting specimen indeed. I will either update the image without pins in the way or just delete it and re-post with new image later.

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The African Union (AU): A Dwarf On A Giant's Shoulders.

Africa as a continent has not progressed as one would have expected of a continent so blessed with numerous talents and abundant natural resources. This does not imply in any sense that other continents (North America, South America, Asia, Antarctica, Australia, and Europe) are a million years ahead. 1,600 more words

Government & Politics