The eldest son of the former President of Guinea, Lansana Conte, has confessed to drugs trafficking on state TV.
Three supermarkets have been destroyed and a fourth damaged in central Sweden in what police say might have been a series of anti-American arson attacks.
Can markets save the earth from climate change? That is the question I posed yesterday. Today the answer came back loud and clear from none other than the President of the United States himself.
The earliest footprints showing evidence of modern human foot anatomy and gait have been unearthed in Kenya.
The Osu caste system is an obnoxious practice among the Igbos -in Nigeria-which has refused to go away despite the impact of Christianity, modern education and civilization, and the human rights culture. In this piece, I will argue that the Osu discrimination is an outdated tradition with no basis for its continued practice and observance […]
There was a time in Igboland, when human beings were born equal in dignity and right. People lived and interacted with one another in the spirit of brotherhood. Everybody was free to reside and relate with others without discrimination.
His Excellency President Umar YARâ€™ ADUA Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 10 November 2008President and Commander-in-Chief of Federal Republic of NigeriaPresidential Villa, The PresidencyThree-Arms-Zone, Abuja, FCTNIGERIA Â Your Excellency, President Umar YARâ€™ ADUA, I would like to inform Your Excellency of the need for The DEVELOPMENT OF INGA POWER SUPPLY (ELECTRICITY DAM) SCHEME ON THE CONGO RIVER.Â The project, […]
The Igbo Alphabet There are 36 letters in the Igbo alphabet. There are 8 vowels, 19 consonants, and 9 blends. The Vowels (Udaume) Aâ€”sounds like a in `awe’ Eâ€”sounds like a in `ate’ Iâ€”sounds like e in `eat’ Iâ€”sounds like e in `be’ and has the stress Â· Oâ€”sounds like o in `sonnet’ Oâ€”sounds […]
I would say that the Igbo nation is ancient. It is rich in value, in history, in ethnology and in culture. The African people did not have much in terms of written tradition. They have a long term established oral tradition.
Everywhere was dark except for the candlelight by the bedside. The night outside was calm, as the moon shone. Voices were heard but quite low.