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Forbidden Love (episode 1)

“Welcome uncle Sam!!!!” I screamed as I hugged him after opening the door. “How are you, my dear?”, he had replied. Uncle sam was one of my favourite uncles. He would bring a lot of gifts for me and my sister whenever he came for visits. He would take us out and spend time with … Continue reading Forbidden Love (episode 1)

There was a Country – New Book By Chinua Achebe

There was a Country – New Book By Chinua Achebe

The defining experience of Chinua Achebe’s life was the Nigerian civil war, also known as the Biafran War, of 1967–1970. The conflict was infamous for its savage impact on the Biafran people, Chinua Achebe’s people, many of whom were starved to death after the Nigerian government blockaded their borders. By then, Chinua Achebe was already … Continue reading There was a Country – New Book By Chinua Achebe