Monthly Archive: August 2013

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Getting Nigerian Languages Right

Language is one of the most fundamental characteristics of being a Nigerian. It binds us to our ethnic identities and roots us in particular cultural and religious traditions. In Yorobaland, for instance, dialects are so distinct that some even constitute mini-languages of their own. Language is not just part of our...

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For the Love of Football

It is no secret that Nigerians love their sports; it’s one of the few things that can unite us regardless of tribe, religion or class. Of course when we say “sports”, we usually mean football. However, Nigerian football lovers are not monogamous in their affections. As the English Premier League season...