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  • My changing perspective on Chinweizu
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    Below is part of my letter to Chinweizu which I posted this afternoon, a part I had not included in the post. I thought that for the sake of completeness the reader ought to see how my perception of Chinweizu has, over time, changed. He has progressed from blaming only…
  • It is time to deconsruct and then reconstruct nigeria
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    NIGERIA MUST BE DISSOVLED; EACH OF ITS ETHNIC GROUPS MUST RULE ITSELF (This essay is in response to Chinweizu’s write up. See his piece below.) Ozodiobi Osuji If one is advocating for the dismantling of a nation-state, the decent opinion of mankind requires him to give people the reason why…
  • Tobacco: When Will The World Defeat This Menace?
    On May 31, 2015, 'World No Tobacco Day' (WNTD) was once again marked across the world. The theme for this year’s campaign is: “Stop Illicit Trade Of Tobacco Products.” First observed in 1987 following a motion passed by a cabinet of the World Health Assembly (WHA) which received the tacit…
  • Encouraging Joe Biden to run is a last ditch effort by the Republicans to stop Hillary by all means!
    King Herod ordered the slaughter of all new babies after Jesus was born in Bethlehem. His ultimate goal was to eliminate baby Jesus of Nazareth. He completely forgot, however, that he was going after the son of God, the anointed of the Lord, and the King of Kings. Republicans in…
  • What Would Be Buhari's Legacy?
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    We voted Muhamad Buhari into power to do one thing and one thing only. Muhammad Buhari is our President who promised to care for our people. We Nigerians have suffered so much for so long through neglect and deception under both the military and civilian administrations. Now is the time…
  • There are no leaders in Africa and other matters
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    PONDER THESE: THERE ARE NO LEADERS IN AFRICA As I mentally evaluate the people in my kindred, village and town I do not see any of them as a leader; I do not see any one of them that initiate activities and get them done for the kindred, village and…
  • Why I do not like Muslims
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    BECAUSE MUSLIMS KILL PEOPLE I DO NOT LIKE THEM Ozodi Osuji I have studied the major religions of the world (Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Taoism and African religions). I accept that there is an unseen and unknown force in our lives and therefore see the need for religions but…

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