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  • Most Nigerian politicians will remain opportunists and habitual decampers for a long time.
    MOST NIGERIAN POLITICIANS WILL REMAIN OPPORTUNISTS AND HABITUAL DECAMPERS FOR A LONG TIME. Dr. Wumi Akintide. Above is a prediction I am not proud to make, but it is the truth politicians need to hear. The fans of this column can take this article as an addendum to the Sahara…
  • Nigerian Identicaltwins Shoot For The Stars In London
    The Romans, in their wisdom, got it exactly right when they taught the world, “Per ardua ad astra” meaning “Through hardship to the stars” which could also translate to “the pathway to stardom is hard work with perseverance” I am yet to meet two Nigerian twin sisters who have lived…
  • The white man can be easily defeated by black folks
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    WHITE AMERICANS ARE A COWARDLY RACE AND COULD BE EASILY DEFEATED AT WAR   Ozodi Osuji          I am born to observe people; I observe them without sentimentality. I will look at you and detach from my feelings and simply see you as you are, not as you present…
  • The Ferguson, Missouri riots and the coming American revolution
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    If you are an adult human being, somewhere along the line you must have learned that human beings are those animals with self-awareness. Their self-awareness tells them that they are born and at some time would die. They do not know if life continues after they are physically dead or…
  • Africans need psychotherapy
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    Africans are always talking politics; if you listened to them talk politics you would think that they would govern their countries appropriately. To the contrary, all of black Africa is misgoverned. Bluntly put, at present Africans cannot govern their people correctly. This is largely due to the fact that most…
  • What part of our minds produces our dreams?
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    One thing is clear to me: I do not consciously produce my nightly dreams. A part of my mind that I am not conscious of apparently takes the events in my day life to produce my dreams. Consider: Recently, I moved into an apartment.  In the night the apartment feels…
  • Another look at the suicide of Robin Williams
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    A popular cliché says that one should not malign the dead. In that light one should not say any bad thing about the death of Robin Williams. Be that as it may, as it became clear how the man died...by hanging, tying his neck between a door knob and closet…

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