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Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

June 20th, 2017 - 9:01 am § in Foreign Affairs, world

Nollywood goes Hollywood

NOLLYWOOD IS FALLING APART In a country where you can stumble upon crates of currency valued at about $1 billion at the airport, unattended, yet there are only 14 cinemas and the big attraction is not Nollywood. It’s Hollywood in Nigeria’s Nollywood turf. Because in Nigeria, if you want [...]

May 30th, 2017 - 7:23 pm § in Foreign Affairs

50 Years After Nigerian Civil War

THE IRONY OF MEMORIAL DAY: 50 Years Ago Today, Biafra Began What Was To Be a Failed Secession. America’s Memorial Day remembers the dead Union soldiers after our civil war.  The irony for immigrants from Nigeria  is that this day is also the anniversary Nigeria’s civil war.  Our war [...]

May 16th, 2017 - 8:19 am § in Misc.

Africa

Secret Offshore Deals Deprive Africa Of Billions In Natural Resource Dollars[...]

April 24th, 2017 - 7:57 am § in Religion

African Pride

Chinazor Onianwah This is stupid at every level. Many Africans do not appreciate their culture until a white man embraces it. Before Bo Derek adorned her coif with corn rows, blacks in America shunned braiding their hair or looking African. Same Africans who gave up their religion for Christianity a[...]

March 26th, 2017 - 7:38 am § in Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: JESUS IS NO LONGER THE ANSWER

 Nigerians are losing patience with Jesus already.  Chinazor Onianwah  You can tell, Nigerians are losing patience with Jesus already. It’s become very clear that only the preachers are benefitting from him. Politics can be rewarding but quite bloody. It’s time to roll out another get[...]

March 22nd, 2017 - 1:59 am § in Jews, Misc.

Who is a Jew?

Irene Aleichenu Ella As a Jew, proved by the bible and the Torah, I have no doubt that other Jews exist around the world. But I will not wait for anybody to approve my Jewishness before I take my stand as a Jew. Our ancestors migrated into Nigeria and settled in the River Benue region […][...]

March 21st, 2017 - 10:24 am § in Foreign Affairs

Presidential Crisis in Njgeria

President Buhari of Nigeria has advanced stages of Alzheimer’s decease and prostate cancer. Yet he won’t resign because the northern Muslim oligarchs need him in power to milk everything they can get out of the Nigerian economy. Meanwhile, members of the nigerian National Assembly are th[...]

March 4th, 2017 - 11:07 am § in Foreign Affairs

BREAKING NEWS: Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has died

Buhari’s Death: Africa Leaders Observe a Minute Silence at AU Summit LONDON – Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has died in a London Hospital.                                              USANEWS-TV.COM[...]

February 28th, 2017 - 1:21 am § in Misc.

Who is a Jew?

Meet the New Jewish Doctor on ‘Chicago Med’ For the first time, “Chicago Med” has a recurring Jewish doctor character. His name is Ato Essandoh and he is the son of Ghanaian immigrants. We talked to Essandoh about his new role. FORWARD.COM[...]