Mockingbirds at Jerusalem: A Poetic Memoir

By Rudolph Lewis This poetic memoir recalls the place of my childhood, which was informed by a life of integrity and dignity, character qualities of maternal grandparents who taught me a respect for words, stories that shored up life diminished by ideas of separation and inferiority.

Nigeria, Ojukwu, Azikiwe, Biafra & Beyond The Rising Sun

This book deals with the post independence climate in Nigeria, the Nigeria/Biafra Civil War, with particular reference to the central role played by General Odumegwu Ojukwu and the tangential part played by Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe.

Women in Chains

Women in Chains; Abandonment in Love Relationships in the Fiction of Selected West African Writers examines selected works of Anglophone and Francophone feminist and gynandrist authors who have demonstrated immeasurable concern for the dehumanizing conditions under which the African woman in a familial construct is forced to function in a subcategory role.

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Mockingbirds at Jerusalem: A Poetic Memoir

Mockingbirds at Jerusalem: A Poetic Memoir By Rudolph Lewis Introduction This poetic memoir recalls the place of my childhood, which was informed by a life of integrity and dignity, character qualities of maternal grandparents who taught me a respect for words, stories that shored up life diminished by ideas of separation and inferiority. It was […]

THE FUTURE OF THE NIGERIAN NATION: Structure and Governance System for Nigeria’s Six Zones

{jcomments off}THE FUTURE OF THE NIGERIAN NATION:Structure and Governance System for Nigeria’s Six Zonesby Dr. S. Okechukwu Mezu Abstract: The Igbos of the Lower Niger River, like the Hausas in the Upper Niger stretching to Niger, Chad and Sudan, Fula in Guinea, the Yoruba in the West of the River Niger extending to Benin Republic, […]

Nigeria, Ojukwu, Azikiwe, Biafra & Beyond The Rising Sun

NIGERIA, OJUKWU, AZIKIWE, BIAFRA & BEYOND THE RISING SUN deals with the post independence climate in Nigeria, the Nigeria/Biafra Civil War, with particular reference to the central role played by General Odumegwu Ojukwu and the tangential part played by Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe. It examines the post-war politics of leadership and the lack thereof in present-day […]

A Befitting Monument for Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu

by Dr. S. Okechukwu Mezu “Would Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe have seceded from Nigeria and declared Biafra’s Independence if he were in control of the situation. The answer is definitely NO. Would Dr. Azikiwe have worked out an accommodation under the Aburi Accord that projected a Confederation. The answer is definitely YES.  General Ojukwu is General […]

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Mbakwe or M I Okpara who was better Governor?

This is a brief attempt to answer the question below from Igboville: [” Facebook Group – IGBOVILLE QUESTION”Please help me out here. A young friend of mine asked me who is the greatest governor of Igbo origin. Am torn between Chief Samuel Iheonunaka Mbakwe and Sir Michael Okpara. What do you think? Please give reasons […]

THE LOUD DRUMS OF CIVIL WAR ARE SOUNDING IN NIGERIA: No Six Year Term for President and Governors

The proposed bill from President Goodluck Jonathan for a Six Year term for Governors and the President (whether motivated by selfish reasons or not) is a totally unnecessary distraction and a disingenuous misplacement of priorities. A new macabre dance of death has commenced in the Nigerian nation as nationals of one ethnic group rise up […]

Chinua Achebe: The Man and His Works

  • A must read. Amazing insights in comparing works from other diasporan authors. A wealth of knowledge and fresh ideas makes this an interesting and really well thought out read. I would highly recommend this book. Thank you.

    Book Review: by N. Hoang

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