Liberia The Willis Knuckles Saga Africa

Liberia The Willis Knuckles Saga

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Liberia: The Willis Knuckles Saga

Nude Threesome Photo Causes Minister to Stand Down from Post

By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye

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Liberia Beauty Pageant Africa

Liberia Beauty Pageant

   

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Happy 160th Birthday

Showcasing Liberia’s Resources Through Fashion

 

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Happy 160th Birthday

Showcasing Liberia’s Resources Through Fashion

 

August 2007 Washington, D.C.

On July 26th at the Liberian embassy’s annual Independence Day reception for the Diplomatic Corps, Mokoli Productions, Inc. staged Happy 160th Birthday: Showcasing Liberia’s Resources through Fashion. The … Read the rest

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Letters on Africa from Ben Schwartz Africa

Letters on Africa from Ben Schwartz

   

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 The only black woman I had ever touched was my mammy, Maud. 

And she was seventy years old and smoked a corncob pipe and used s

nuff. And now I was being asked to double-date with two young

 maids whose skin was the color of ripe black olives

 

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Langston Hughes and Africa Africa

Langston Hughes and Africa

   

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Hughes set out to do what few, regardless of race, creed, or color,

have succeeded in doing, a body of work that has given us a rich,

varied, and often vivid picture of the tops of a lot of things about

Negroes and Negro life in America; rather little … Read the rest

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Kanu Nwankwo Heart Foundation Africa

Kanu Nwankwo Heart Foundation

   

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“I know that we have got some talented Nigerian heart surgeons

all over the world, we are also exploring a situation where such

surgeons can offer their services to the foundation during

particular months for the operations in Nigeria”.

 

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My Plans for Kanu Heart Foundation … Kanu Nwankwo

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The Impact of the Internet on Journalism Practice in Nigeria Africa

The Impact of the Internet on Journalism Practice in Nigeria

   

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Gone are the days of notepads and blue pens, tools of the trade that now belong

to the past. Although the under-resourced nature of some Nigerian media organisations

have meant that some journalists have continued to cling to such relics of the past,

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To the Imo Heartland in Search of Votes Africa

To the Imo Heartland in Search of Votes

   

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As already stated, what is glaringly obvious is that the citizens of Imo State under

the different regimes have known incredible hardship and suffering.  It is an

impoverished citizenry with their psyches so traumatized that they have grown used to

not having even the basic amenities of daily living.  … Read the rest

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Igbos in Virginia Africa

Igbos in Virginia

   

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 Igbo accounted for about 1.3 million of the 1.7 million

people exported from the Bight of Biafra during the era of

the Atlantic slave trade. Out of a total of 37,000 Africans that

arrived in Virginia from Calabar in the 1700s, 30,000 were Igbo.

 

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The Igbo and  Jewry Africa

The Igbo and  Jewry

   

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Igbos  A Lost Tribe of Israel Africa

Igbos  A Lost Tribe of Israel

   

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 Igbos spread across Nigeria. They were in the Civil Service—the higher echelons;

the lower echelons. The northern part of Nigeria, I should remind you:

Islamically orientated, so they … Read the rest

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