The People’s Choice: The Real Nigerian Ministerial Screening
October 22, 2015
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In a few days, Nigerians will besiege polling booths the country over, to make a decision on who gets to call themselves as “The President of Nigeria” for the next 4 years. But before then, we thought to answer any questions you might have about the upcoming elections. Like say, what finger do I use […]
Bye, 2015. Hello, 2016.
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So if someone is owing you money, this is how to get it back legally.
Today’s subject on Abroad Life moved to the US when she was 17. Eight years later, she talks about her life in the US, losing her mum, getting married to an American in Nigeria, and the process of getting her Green Card. When did you realise you wanted to leave Nigeria? I always knew it […]
If you live in Nigeria then you have to be careful because three things can strike at any time — thunder, “ASUU” or doctors. Presently, all three of them are in action: It’s the rainy season in Nigeria so of course thunder is present, lecturers under the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) are already […]
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