Posts Tagged “America”

UFOMBA KAMALU: LIVING IN NIGERIA TAUGHT UNDRAFTED TEXANS ROOKIE VALUABLE LIFE LESSONS

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UFOMBA KAMALU: LIVING IN NIGERIA TAUGHT UNDRAFTED TEXANS ROOKIE VALUABLE LIFE LESSONS

During his senior year, Starr’s Mill played a televised game against its rival. Ufomba sacked the quarterback and came up dancing. It was the first time Phillips saw Ufomba excited. The coach said the moment “kicked the first domino.” Ufomba began showing more emotion after that.

When Starr’s Mill lost that season’s state championship game at the Georgia Dome, Phillips found Ufomba with tears rolling down his face.

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BOOK REVIEW: TEJU COLE’S ESSAYS BUILD CONNECTIONS BETWEEN AFRICAN AND WESTERN ART

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BOOK REVIEW: TEJU COLE’S ESSAYS BUILD CONNECTIONS BETWEEN AFRICAN AND WESTERN ART

By CLAUDIA RANKINE KNOWN AND STRANGE THINGS Essays By Teju Cole Illustrated. 393 pp. Random House. Paper, $17. Teju Cole’s captivating and lauded novels, “Open City” and “Every Day Is for the Thief,” reflect his identity as a writer with a global perspective — born in the United States and raised in Nigeria. His international…

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No Evidence Of Sexual Misconduct Against Lawmakers – Foreign Affairs Minister

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No Evidence Of Sexual Misconduct Against Lawmakers – Foreign Affairs Minister

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, says there is no evidence to confirm the allegations of sexual misconduct made against three lawmakers of the House of Representatives. The Minister put forward this position when he appeared before the joint House of Representatives Committee investigating allegations of sexual misconduct brought against three members of…

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NIGERIA’S LEADING DOLL BRAND IS COMING TO AMERICA

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NIGERIA’S LEADING DOLL BRAND IS COMING TO AMERICA

By Declan Eytan “Empowering the African girl child” is the motto of Queens of Africa, a Nigerian brand of dolls founded by Taofick Okoya in 2007. The doll range depicts various African ethnicities, as well as a variety of African hairstyles (customers may opt for dolls rocking an afro, or alternatively one with braids or…

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NIGERIA AND THE TIRING OBAMA-AMERICA CITATIONS | By Eseoghene Al-Faruq Ohwojeheri

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NIGERIA AND THE TIRING OBAMA-AMERICA CITATIONS | By Eseoghene Al-Faruq Ohwojeheri

Someone once said if this is coffee then give me tea. If this is tea then give me coffee. Morale of the request being when something is awfully wrong you know it, no matter the fancy tag on its head. The taste on the mouth of anyone with half a brain free from the remnants…

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OPEN MIC (VIDEO): Obama Heard Praising Buhari to others

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OPEN MIC (VIDEO): Obama Heard Praising Buhari to others

We are not part of those who take whatever Obama says as gospel, but here we are just reporting the opinion of one President of another. Here is President Barrack Obama of the USA expressing his opinion of President Buhari of Nigeria unguarded as he was unaware the mics were on. Watch Video below OBAMA…

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