A Man Marries a Little Girl in Nigeria as Part of Culture

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By

Joseph Besong

In Africa culture plays a very big role in marriage, especially in the traditional setting. Some marriages still accept old traditions that look ancient and old fashioned.

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Northern Nigeria: Alhaji vs Alhaji

Ed Kashi

 

By

Prince Charles Dickson

 

Use Religion as a tool to dumb them down…use ethnicity as a tool to fan the embers of hatred and then sit back and watch them burn themselves…The template has remained the same…albeit with slight modifications from time to time…and nothing has changed. If anything, much worse…Folashade Oshun

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The North is not helping the North, despite Buhari

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By

Prince Charles Dickson

Let me start this week’s admonition in this manner.

If everyone thought as much as I did about justice and fairness, life would be better. I am a critic, but I am also the critics’ critic, the unrepentant believer that the best way to keep the government on its toes is to keep harping on their flaws so they can improve.

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