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  • I Fear For Nnamdi Kanu’s Life
    We may not see Nnamdi Kanu alive any more. I hope that I am wrong for I think he has done great things for both Nigeria and Biafra. For Nigeria he is the instrument that is motivating Nigerians to rethink the type of governmental structure it has. Should the Handshake…
  • To live in ego is to live in hell
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    IN CONCLUSION...to live as an ego is to live in hell, a luxury that a rational person cannot afford Ozodi Thomas Osuji To live in the ego is literally to live in hell, a painful hell, a hell of one's own making; no one else did this thing to one…
  • We Nigerians Needn't Remain Mentally Unhealthy When Help Is Available
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    Among the mental health professionals, it is often said: "The mind is a terrible thing to waste." If I am sitting at a public place dressed in rags and armed with a drum which I incessantly beat while singing out aloud, what do you think?. Your first thoughts would be:…
  • Pastor or Husband: Who's In Charge of the House?
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    Essay contains some profanities. Readers' discretion is advised. Frank was jealous of his wife's Pastor. An older Nigerian student who had emigrated from Nigeria a few years earlier and was enrolled at a college located in this writer's Georgia community, Frank was such a remarkable character he could not be…
  • A reinterpretation of crucifixion and resurrection
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    A REINTERPRETATION OF CRUCIFIXION AND RESURRECTION Ozodi Thomas Osuji DREAM November 15, 2017 4: 15 AM In this dream, in the presence of my father, Johnson, I agreed to take poison and die for the good of him and his family. I wanted to be sacrificed to the gods for…
  • How Do You Love God You've Not Met or Seen?
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    HOW DO YOU LOVE GOD YOU'VE NOT MET OR SEEN? A mutual friend introduced us (she and me) to each other. We live miles apart in North America. She is in New York, and I and I am in Georgia. We've never met face to face, though we had spent…
  • A Follow up to Handshake Across the Niger
    The motion on the floor seems to be “the Igbo (Oha Na Eze) and Yoruba (Afenifere) should meet in Enugu to consider if they have a common ground in the effort to stabilize Nigeria.” On the “yea” side are Messrs. Attueyi and Kassim among others and on the “nay” side…

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  • Scientific psychology cannot make the majority of mankind happy
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    THE ILLUSION THAT SCIENTIFIC PSYCHOLOGY CAN MAKE PEOPLE HAPPY Ozodi Thomas Osuji During the nineteenth century Science as a methodological approach to phenomena became the dominant western epistemology. An idea is to be accepted only if it is observable, verifiable and preferably replicable in laboratories. Since much of religion is…
  • A reinterpretation of crucifixion and resurrection
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    A REINTERPRETATION OF CRUCIFIXION AND RESURRECTION Ozodi Thomas Osuji DREAM November 15, 2017 4: 15 AM In this dream, in the presence of my father, Johnson, I agreed to take poison and die for the good of him and his family. I wanted to be sacrificed to the gods for…
  • We Nigerians Needn't Remain Mentally Unhealthy When Help Is Available
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    Among the mental health professionals, it is often said: "The mind is a terrible thing to waste." If I am sitting at a public place dressed in rags and armed with a drum which I incessantly beat while singing out aloud, what do you think?. Your first thoughts would be:…
  • To live in ego is to live in hell
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    IN CONCLUSION...to live as an ego is to live in hell, a luxury that a rational person cannot afford Ozodi Thomas Osuji To live in the ego is literally to live in hell, a painful hell, a hell of one's own making; no one else did this thing to one…

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