“Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter”

By Uba Acho Countless times I’ve had to agonisingly listen to fellow Africans being grateful for slavery and colonisation, because to them, if the whitemen did not come, Africa would’ve remained a ‘dark continent’ Africa would’ve remained ‘uncivilised’ They are convinced Africa and Africans were savages dying of hunger, starvation and diseases until the whiteContinue reading ““Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter””

Don’t Demonise, Monetise.

By Uba Acho This little piece is more of an appeal to my African Christian, Muslim, Judaic and atheist communities. Today 31st October is Halloween festival across Europe and America. Halloween basically originated from the celebration of the dead members of a Celtic community. Christians appropriated this ancient traditional festival of the Celts and calledContinue reading “Don’t Demonise, Monetise.”

A Nation with misplaced priorities.

By Chukwuemeka Samuel Nwaiwu LWKMH (Laugh want kill me here) So the worst performing state on education Zamfara State Government has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the situation where some pages of the Qur’an were found in the sewage in a primary school on Friday. led to the immediate closure of the schoolContinue reading “A Nation with misplaced priorities.”

Addressing the The Igbo Crime Culture from Fredrick Nwabufo and the political correctness.

By Emeka Samuel Nwaiwu. Just as the News broke yesterday on the list of 77 cyber crime suspects wanted for arrest both in America and Nigeria. The Nigerian social media space was trending as usual with ethnic profiling, ethnic bashing, regional bashing, and religious bashing. A columnist on Sahara Reporters Fredrick Nwabufo wrote an articleContinue reading “Addressing the The Igbo Crime Culture from Fredrick Nwabufo and the political correctness.”

Meet an Igbo Man

By UBA ACHO Meet Chinedu Echerou, an Igbo man, born in Nigeria, schooled in Nigeria and Harvard. He invented HotSpot.com for 300US cities to find direction in Subway stations. Apple bought his company for $1bn. Chinedu has since returned to Nigeria to invest in Agriculture and African Food company. Ndi Igbo are a great people,Continue reading “Meet an Igbo Man”

Living in a glass house

After a hot debate and disagreement with some colleague on a topic on TVC your view about people from other church denomination secretly going to white garment churches through the back door for prayers. Yet they don’t want to associate with white garment churches in public. I argued there is nothing wrong with going toContinue reading “Living in a glass house”

HOW SAD FOR THE YORUBA NATION

Did the Igbos put guns on anybody’s head before buying up Alaba, Ajegunle, isolo and Oshodi in Lagos? Did they use juju before the Ibadan surrendered Iwo Road to them? And what were we looking at before the Igbos took over Isida and Adeti in Ilesa ? Where were the YORUBAS when the Igbos thrivedContinue reading “HOW SAD FOR THE YORUBA NATION”

PDP’s Emeka Ihedioha Wins Imo Governorship Election

Ihedioha, a former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, secured 273,404 votes to defeat defeated Uche Nwosu of the Action Alliance (AA) and Senator Hope Uzodinma of the All Progressives Congress (APC). Nwosu, who was backed by Governor Rochas Okorocha, finished second with 190,364 votes; followed by Senator Uzodinma who got 96,458 votes.

MY LIFE IN SEARCH OF AFRICA (J.H Clarke)j

“The Europeans not only colonialized most of the world, they began to colonialize information about the world and its people. In order to do this, they had to forget, or pretend to forget, all they had previously known abut the Africans. It is unfortunate that so much of the history of Africa has been writtenContinue reading “MY LIFE IN SEARCH OF AFRICA (J.H Clarke)j”

MEET WENDY OKOLO

By Uba Acho This is #Wendy_Okolo, the first black woman to bag a doctorate — not honorary — degree in aerospace engineering, anywhere on the planet.Yes she’s African, she’s Nigerian and she’s Igbo. Ezigbo Nwa Ada Igbo. Okolo received her B.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in aerospace engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington inContinue reading “MEET WENDY OKOLO”