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Foreign Affairs / Re: Gambia Talks Fail As President Refuses To Step Down-bbc by Werehkpe: 8:03am On Jan 14
Barrow should never have said he would arrest and imprison Jammeh.

That's were all d wahala started. D moment he said that Jammeh said he us no longer stepping down

As public figures we need to b careful with our utterances. Now Barrow and Jammeh will send the country through perhaps chaos and war. Two silly crazy old men
Romance / Re: I Discovered Her Real Age 3 Months To Our Wedding What Do I Do? by Werehkpe: 7:43am On Jan 14
First thing u MUST know is this

ANY union (marriage, friendship, political party or religious body) founded on lies is bound to fail or not work

So my advice is first explain to her how much u love her and that nothing will change it as long as she is truthful to u.

Next ask her to ask her if she has lied about anything to u and if she is hiding anything from u!

If her answer is No and she insists on d false age she initially told u, then i will further advice u forget the marriage plans and tell her why u are not going ahead with d marriage plans.

If she can lie about something as petty as her age, then she can lie about anything. She may be a divorcee or even have children and may be lying to u she doesn't.
Culture / Emir Sanusi On The Problem With Nigeria And Nigerians by Werehkpe: 4:27pm On Jan 03
I came across this online. Its an abstract from Sanusi Lamido (Emir of Kano). I cannot confirm its authenticity but its worth sharing

Please read!!!!

The former Central Bank Governor, and Emir of Kano His Royal Highness Muhammadu Sanusi Lamido, surprised guests present at the Muson Centre for the launching of the book of Sir Olaniwun Ajayi.

Please find below his unedited speech.

“Let me start by saying that I am Fulani (laughter). My grandfather was an Emir also fulani my uncle and guardian was also the immediate late Emir of kano Alhaji Ado Bayero and therefore I represent all that has been talked about this afternoon. Sir Ajayi has written a book. And like all Nigerians of his generation, he has written in the language of his generation.

“My grandfather was a Northerner, I am a Nigerian. The problem with this country is that in 2009, we speak in the language of 1953. Sir Olaniwun can be forgiven for the way he spoke, but I cannot forgive people of my generation speaking in that language.

“Let us go into this issue because there are so many myths that are being bandied around. Before colonialism, there was nothing like Northern Nigeria, Before the Sokoto Jihad, there was nothing like the Sokoto caliphate. The man from Kano regard himself as bakane. The man from Zaria was bazazzage. The man from Katsina was bakatsine. The kingdoms were at war with each other. They were Hausas, they were Muslims, they were killing each other.

“The Yoruba were Ijebu, Owo, Ijesha, Akoko, Egba. When did they become one? When did the North become one? You have the Sokoto Caliphate that brought every person from Adamawa to Sokoto and said it is one kingdom. They now said it was a Muslim North.

“The Colonialists came, put that together and said it is now called the Northern Nigeria. Do you know what happened? Our grand fathers were able to transform to being Northerners. We have not been able to transform to being Nigerians. The fault is ours.

Tell me, how many governors has South West produced after Awolowo that are role models of leadership? How many governors has the East produced like Nnamdi Azikiwe that can be role models of leadership? How Many governors in the Niger Delta are role models of leadership? Tell me. There is no evidence statistically that any part of this country has produced good leaders.

You talk about Babangida and the problems of our economy. Who were the people in charge of the economy during Babangida era? Olu Falae, Kalu Idika Kalu. What state are they from in the North?

“We started the banking reform; the first thing I heard was that in Urobo land, there will be a curse of the ancestors. I said they (ancestors) would not answer. They said why? I said how many factories did Ibru build in Urobo land? So, why will the ancestors of the Urobo people support her?

“We talk ethnicity when it pleases us. It is hypocrisy. You said elections were rigged in 1959, Obasanjo and Maurice Iwu rigged election in 2007. Was it a Southern thing? It was not. “The problem is: everywhere in this country, there is one Hausa, Ibo, Yoruba and Itshekiri man whose concern is how to get his hands on the pile and how much he can steal.

Whether it is in the military or in the civilian government, they sit down, they eat together. In fact, the constitution says there must be a minister from every state.

“So, anybody that is still preaching that the problem of Nigeria is Yoruba or Hausa or Fulani, he does not love Nigeria . The problem with Nigeria is that a group of people from each and every ethnic tribe is very selfish. The poverty that is found in Maiduguri is even worse than any poverty that you find in any part of the South.

The British came for 60 years and Sir Ajayi talked about few numbers of graduates in the North (two as at independence) . What he did not say was that there was a documented policy of the British when they came that the Northerner should not be educated. It was documented. It was British colonial policy. I have the document. I have published articles on it. That if you educate the Northerner you will produce progressive Muslim intellectuals of the type we have in Egypt and India. So, do not educate them. It was documented. And you say they love us (North) more than the south.

“I have spent the better part of my life to fight and Dr. (Reuben) Abati knows it. Yes, my grandfather was an Emir. Why was I in the pro-democracy movement fighting for June 12? Is (Moshood) Abiola from Kano ? Why am I a founding director of the Kudirat Initiative for Nigerian Development (KIND)?

“There are good Yoruba people, good Igbo people, good Fulani people, good Nigerians and there are bad people everywhere. That is the truth. “Stop talking about dividing Nigeria because we are not the most populous country
in the world. We have all the resources that make it easy to make one united great Nigeria . It is better if we are united than to divide it.

“Every time you talk about division, when you restructure, do you know what will happen? In Delta Area, the people in Warri will say Agbor, you don’t have oil. When was the Niger Delta constructed as a political entity? Ten years ago, the Itshekiris were fighting the Urobos. Isn’t that what was happening? Now they have become Niger Delta because they have found oil. After, it will be, if you do not have oil in your village then you cannot share our resources.

“There is no country in the world where resources are found in everybody’s hamlet. But people have leaders and they said if you have this geography and if we are one state, then we have a responsibility for making sure that the people who belong to this country have a good nature.

“So, why don’t you talk about; we don’t have infrastructure, we don’t have education, we don’t have health. We are still talking about Fulani. Is it the Fulani cattle rearer or is anybody saying there is no poverty among the Fulani?”, he said.

This is a great message to our generation.
In 1923, nine of the wealthiest people in the world met at Chicago's Edge Water Beach Hotel.

Their combined wealth, it is estimated, exceeded the wealth of the Government of the United States at that time. These men certainly knew how to make a living and accumulate wealth. Attending the meeting were the following men:

1. The president of the largest steel company,

2. The president of the largest utility company,

3. The president of the largest gas company,

4. The president of the New York Stock Exchange,

5. The president of the Bank of International Settlements,

6. The greatest wheat speculator,

7. The greatest bear on Wall Street,

8. The head of the World's greatest monopoly &

9. A member of President Harding's cabinet.

That's a pretty impressive line-up of people by anyone's yardstick.

Yet, 25 years later, where were those nine industrial giants?

Let’s examine what happened to them 25 years later.
1. The President of the then largest steel company (Bethlehem Steel Corp), Charles M Schwab, lived on borrowed capital for five years before he died bankrupt.

2. The President of the then largest gas company, Howard Hubson, went insane.

3. One of the greatest commodity traders (Wheat Speculator), Arthur Cutten, died insolvent.

4. The then President of the New York Stock Exchange, Richard Whitney, was sent to jail.

5. The member of the US President’s Cabinet (the member of President Harding's cabinet), Albert Fall, was pardoned from jail just to be able to go home and die in peace.

6. The greatest “bear” on Wall Street, Jesse Livermore committed suicide.

7. The President of the then world’s greatest monopoly, Ivar Krueger, committed suicide.

8. The President of the Bank of International Settlement, Leon Fraser, committed Suicide.

9. The president of the largest utility company, Samuel Insull, died penniless.

What they forgot was how to "make" life while they got busy making money!

Money in itself is not evil; it provides food for the hungry, medicine for the sick, clothes for the needy. Money is only a medium of exchange.

We need two kinds of education:

a) One that teaches us how to make a living,

and

b) One that teaches us how to live.

There are many of us who are so engrossed in our professional life that we neglect our family, health and social responsibilities.

If asked why we do this, we would reply that "We are doing it for our family".

Yet, our kids are sleeping when we leave home. They are sleeping when we come back home!! Twenty years later, we’ll turn back, and they’ll all be gone, to pursue their own dreams and their own lives.

Without water, a ship cannot move. The ship needs water, but if the water gets into the ship, the ship will face existential problems. What was once a means of living for the ship will now become a means of destruction.

Similarly we live in a time where earning is a necessity but let not the earning enter our hearts, for what was once a means of living will surely become a means of destruction for us as well.

So take a moment and ask yourself, "Has the water entered my ship?" I hope not!

Hope the above story will drive all of us in a better direction in life.

''Alone I can 'Say' but
together we can 'talk'.

'Alone I can 'Enjoy' but
together we can
'Celebrate'.

'Alone I can 'Smile' but
together we can 'Laugh'.

That's the BEAUTY of
Human Relations.

We are nothing without
each other .

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Politics / Re: Senate Wants Presidential Inauguration Moved To National Assembly by Werehkpe: 9:13am On Dec 09, 2016
Please, is this the problem with Nigeria right now or is it an important issue?

These people annoy me more everyday! Useless bunch of clowns hooligans, rogues and thieves
Romance / Re: Why Do Most Men Get Sleepy After Sex? by Werehkpe: 9:35am On Dec 07, 2016
TrapHedges:
not all men..

Op said MOST not ALL. U no go school abi u just dumb
Religion / Re: God Using Buhari To Punish Nigerians – Archbishop Chukwuma by Werehkpe: 10:20am On Nov 13, 2016
I have stopped listening to Ibos! ALL they do is complain about Hausa's and northerners.

Thankfully, there are some that are not as myopic as the multitude.

I concluded that ANY Ibo that talks bad about Buhari is filled with HATE, BITTERNNESS and REVENGE - which was created during the civil war. The Ibos have have unforgiving spirits.

I thank God that most of the Ibos with this grudge and hatred for the Hausa are the old Ibos. The younger ones have a little bit more subtle impression. But Hatred is still in their genes and DNA. ALL Ibos need to be purges off this HATE, BITTERNESS, REVENGE AND GRUDGE
Politics / Re: Mohammed Babangida And Yakolo Indimi In Battle After Divorce by Werehkpe: 9:17am On Nov 11, 2016
They petitioned THE PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA TO SETTLE THEIR MARITAL ISSUES?

They should know MY president has more important things on his mind and table to attend to.
Politics / Re: Which Ethnic Group Is The 4th Largest In Nigeria? by Werehkpe: 7:06pm On Oct 10, 2016
The Ijaws are the 4th largest ethnic group in Nigeria. They extend all along the coast even as far as Okitipupa in Ondo State. They are over 10 million in population.

There are also about 367 ethnic groups in Nigeria. Try and read the book "Ethnic Pluralism, Ethnicity and Ethnic Conflicts in Nigeria"

You can thank me afterwards
Politics / Re: Which Ethnic Group Is The 4th Largest In Nigeria? by Werehkpe: 6:51pm On Oct 10, 2016
Ijaws are the 4th largest. They extend all along the coast from Bayelsa as far as Ondo.

There are over 360 ethnic groups although this figure is always disputed among sociologist and anthropologist.

U should try and read d book called "Ethnic Pluralism, Ethnicity and Ethnic Conflicts in Nigeria"

U can thank me afterwards
Travel / Re: Lagos Guy Flaunts his N3million Emirates First Class airline seat (photos) by Werehkpe: 9:50am On Oct 09, 2016
So as e don pay 3m for cubicle, e go first people wen pay 300k reach were dem de go

Dis man is just silly. Emirates just exploiting d silly boy
Politics / Re: Dino Melaye Poses With His Lamborghini Gallardo And Ferrari California by Werehkpe: 3:22pm On Sep 15, 2016
johnchukky:
Runtown dey sing with Gallardo. Meleye dey drive am

And u de read about Gallardo
Travel / Re: Calabar Electric Light Rail Ready For Inauguration (Photo) by Werehkpe: 10:07pm On Aug 30, 2016
Keneking:
OK,

-You mean electric or battery powered?
- What is the economic benefit of this investment?
- What is the anticipated traffic in this facility?
- How much did it cost the Cross River State government?

And dont you think proper research about all these would have been taken into consideration before embarking on such a large scale project?

The problem with people like you is that you try to act intelligent BUT underneath you are just a noise maker
Family / Re: How Much Is Ideal To Be Giving One's Wife As Monthly Stipend? by Werehkpe: 2:40am On Jun 20, 2016
banjolek:
Hello guys,

I need your honest opinion on this, how much is really ideal to give one's wife as monthly pocket money?.

Here's my story, i recently got married and also moved to a new 3 bedroom apartment around gbagada. I earn a pretty decent income while my wife also works in the bank with a salary of like 150k. She saves a half of this salary and uses the remaining for upkeep.

Now the issue is my wife insists that i must give her monthly pocket money and i have proposed 20k, an amount i feel is more than adequate for her if added to about 75k which she already has to herself from her salary. Also note that this 20k does not mean i dont get to buy her random stuff during the month or provide anything she asks for if i feel its a reasonable demand.

A1so bear in mind that i am still 100% responsible for providing food and other bills in the house. In addition we just moved to a new apartment like i mentioned earlier and still in the process of furnishing it so a chunk of my monthly salary goes into furnishing the house.

We also have a plan to set up a business for her, so i'm also currently saving part of my salary to fulfill that dream.

Now my wife has rejected the proposed amount of 20k saying its too small.

I need your take on this people, considering all i have mentioned above, is 20k really too small to be giving her monthly?

i wrote this in a hurry, please bear with any typo observed.

Is she IBO? cus na dem like money pass o.

If i am you, I wont give her upkeep money since she is already working and earning about 150k. She can use that for her upkeep and other things while you divert your funds to building a stronger home and furnishing your house. The truth is she is your wife she cannot leave your house or divorce you because you are not giving her upkeep money WHILE SHE IS STILL EARNING. The moment u accept to give her money while she is working you have laid a poor foundation and she will bleed you dry. As a man you have to take HARD and TOUGH decision.

Haba. whats wrong with these women sef. She is saving her money. and collecting from you and allowing only you to foot all the bills. God forbid but if anything goes wrong with your job, she will then have more money than you because she has been saving while you were speding on her and the house. Thats when she will start to show you shegey and talk to you like you are nothing. Bros shine you eye o
Romance / Re: My Fiancee Confessed She's HIV+ After I Proposed To Her. Please, Help by Werehkpe: 2:30am On Jun 20, 2016
histemple:
For those of you asking if he had unprotected s3x with her, he could have unprotected s3x without contracting the virus.
A man contracting the HIV from a lady is very slim except there are cracks. But a lady contracts it immediately a male carrier ejaculates in her, no matter the quantity of fluid.

Back to your concern OP. You may have to be sure that she isn't pulling your legs to watch your reaction. She may possibly be trying to gauge how you will tolerate or discriminate against disability.

PLEASE DO NOT MIS INFORM PEOPLE

HIV research has reached advanced stages and there drugs that now suppress the virus to an undetected level

OP PLEASE IGNORE ABOVE AND READ BELOW
1. U can go ahead with the relationship and have normal healthy children together.
2. U will have to make sure she adheres to her ART (Anti Retroviral Treatment) drugs. Ensure she takes them at the same and right time everyday
3. U can even have unprotected s3x with her without contacting HIV. BUT before you try this make sure she takes a test called VIRAL LOAD. If the result shows the level of her HIV is undetected then unprotected s3x is possible but not always advisable
4. Once in a while you may have to take pREP drugs. that Pre exposure drugs to ensure you do not contact the virus

Since you have been dating since 2014, I believe she is already on ART drugs and as such her viral load will be undetected. So you have absolutely nothing to worry about EXCEPT SHE STOPS TAKING HER DRUGS.

You can thank God I responded to this
Family / Re: Woman Kept Her Baby In A Bag While Shopping by Werehkpe: 12:54am On Jun 07, 2016
AT least her pickin no go stroll enter gorilla cage. Issokay
Events / Re: Wedding Day Disasters: The Worst Things That Can Happen On Your Wedding. by Werehkpe: 12:09pm On May 17, 2016
the worst would be to forget the wedding ring at home shocked

Especially if the wedding is on the Island and the house is on Mainland or Iyano Ipaja

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Travel / Re: Tanker Explosion Along Benin-ore Expressway by Werehkpe: 3:29pm On May 12, 2016
Confirmed. Just passed there at 1:35pm. The go slow is mad and the fire still burns on
Family / Re: Maid Pours Her Urine In Her Boss Juice (Video, Pic) by Werehkpe: 8:29am On Apr 28, 2016
Ezedon:
If the family is treating her right, she won't think of doing such.

Not necessarily. Some people are just born wicked and evil
Religion / Re: What Pastor Victor Kanyari's Daughter Is Posting On Social Media by Werehkpe: 12:32am On Apr 25, 2016
Nixiepie:
Pastor kids are more corrupt and confused

NA wa ooo.

So na people tithe's these girl de use de pose like say tomorrow no de! Na wa oooo.
But it is obvious the Pastor in concern is not a man of God and has not bothered to teach his daughter anything near the same thing he teaches his congregation

When I say people should stop attending fake churches and attend the one true Catholic Church where u can see ur tithes being used to help the less privilege etc, dem go say make I shut up

By the way the babe set ooooooooooo
Education / Re: What Course Can My Sister Study With This Waec Result by Werehkpe: 11:45am On Apr 22, 2016
Abeg make she go learn Ash-a-wooo work jare
Politics / The War Against Boko Haram (documentary) by Werehkpe: 1:31am On Apr 21, 2016
This is a real life documentary on the war against boko haram. It is a must watch BUT CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY

Sorry I dont know how to show videos here but here is the link. ENJOY



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1kimbo5c0Ak
Family / Re: 2016 Bride Price In Umuahia, Abia State (photo) by Werehkpe: 2:20pm On Apr 18, 2016
No be say the babe na virgin o. So men una go pay so much to marry a girl that at least on man has nacked freely.

Nnaaaa. This is 419 in another way na.

Then after marriage the same girl will tell u she is not in the mood to nack! Look women just de use our head jare. Yeye specie. God for just leave us alone. We no even tell Baba God say we need company o.

ALl the major crimes na women de cause them. From God sending us out of the Garden of Eden to the beheading of John the Baptist - na women. And the devil knows this. Women are WEAKER vessels and he uses them to get to us. So men its time we resist this plot by the devil who is trying to deceive us into believing that men and women are equal. Cus we are not equal! Ci ke na

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Science/Technology / Re: Mini Bus Made By UNIZIK Engineers, Looking Better Than Ever by Werehkpe: 11:09pm On Apr 17, 2016
Praising such poor work is promoting mediocrity. If the bus is good, let them drive it from UNIZIK to Abuja in Aso Rock. If the complete the trip within 1 week, I will personally but 10 of this buses. hisss

Instead of them to be thinking of developing cars that run on solar which is what the world is working towards, they are working on old locomotive cars.

Hissss. Shameful

Anyway, before they say i get bad belle. Weldone sha ooo
Romance / Re: How I Got Saved From Masturbation. by Werehkpe: 9:06am On Apr 02, 2016
Bluezy13:
...the thought of masturbation has never crossed my mind What thought pushed you into writing this stuff







Anyways, Sincerely, I'll advise you not to rejoice yet.
Experience has taught me that masturbation can't be stopped, it will "surely" resurface after a perhaps long while.

My believe is that one can either manage masturbation by gradually reducing the rate at which one masturbates or most importantly, get your mind occupied by something else.
I implore you continue to occupy your mind with the things of God...as I pray God helps you and those of us who are victims as well.

Stay away from circumstances that will cause you to masturbate...




I'm happy and thank God for you

Harsh reality? But Proverbs 5 says something similar. I think the ULTIMATE cure will be to get married ASAP.
Education / Re: Nigerian University With The Highest Number Of Professors? by Werehkpe: 8:48pm On Mar 30, 2016
Shagati:




There were 260 Professors in UI last time I checked (in June 1994)

Abeg U.I rocks by far abeg.

From 100 Level you already have Professors drilling and teaching you. Its truly an amazing school

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Politics / Re: Photos From The Bomb Blasts In Ummararim, Maiduguri This Morning (Graphic) by Werehkpe: 4:53pm On Mar 16, 2016
sdindan:
Some of these dead pple shouted
"Sai Baba

Last year.

You are just an **** and a **** People are dying and you are using their deaths to try and score a political point. ****

Instead of praying we have a lasting solution to these unnecessary deaths.

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Celebrities / Re: Ruth Kadiri's Instagram Account Hacked, Hacker Demands $200 by Werehkpe: 12:51pm On Mar 15, 2016
This is FAR better than kidnapping human beings jare.
Politics / Re: It’s Cheaper To Import Petrol Than Refine Locally — Kachikwu by Werehkpe: 11:25pm On Mar 14, 2016
obasiken:
Is this the kind of utterances that should be made by a minister of Nigeria? Instead of him to be thinking of a way to make production of PMS cheaper in Nigeria he has already admitted failure. This is why APC is failing cos they are PESSIMISTS.

Its a pity but it seems you do not read properly before commenting

Kachikwu said "AT THE MOMENT" it is not cheaper to import than to refine in Nigeria and this is because the refineries need total overhauling and Turn Around Maintenance TAM

I dont see what is wrong with this statement of fact

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Politics / Re: President Buhari Arrives Equitorial Guinea by Werehkpe: 11:19pm On Mar 14, 2016
To be candid, this man looks so presidential and he is also respected by ALL other Presidents. Buhari will succeed In Jesus Name. Amen

I cant imagine Jonathan telling Zuma to come to Naija and Zuma will come. But with Buhari even Obama will come.

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Politics / Re: Nigeria V South Africa: The Battle For African Supremacy - BBC by Werehkpe: 10:47pm On Mar 13, 2016
Rikidony:
This week South Africa's President Jacob Zuma visited Nigeria and stressed that Africa's two economic giants could work together. Relations have been fraught, not helped by South African deaths in a Nigerian pastor's building and a $5bn Nigerian fine for a South African phone company.

Here, two writers take a tongue-in-cheek look at how the nations see each other.

How us South Africans view Nigerians

Milton Nkosi, Johannesburg
The view of Nigerians by South Africans can be described as a form of sibling rivalry, at best.


South Africans generally see Nigerians as having a chip on their shoulder along with an over-confidence tinged with a bit of arrogance.

Each time there's a so-called 419 email scam involving strangers offering millions of dollars in exchange for banking details, locals here tend to blame it on the Nigerians.

That's even if there is no evidence of which country the scam originates from.

Stereotypically, problems such as organised crime - including drug lords and prostitution rings - are seen as a Nigerian import.

Newspapers were very critical of Nigeria when a church building collapsed in Lagos two years ago killing 106 people - 81 of them were South African.


Authorities in the capital Pretoria complained that the bodies were not repatriated quickly enough.

The current deadlock between South African telecoms giant company MTN and Nigerian authorities about the $5bn (£3.5bn) fine imposed by Nigeria sits comfortably amongst many other squabbles.

I think South Africans have never honestly accepted being leap-frogged by Nigeria to the number one spot as Africa's largest economy .

Until 2014 South Africa had always held the number one position.

So it came as some sort of relief to locals here, when data was released saying Johannesburg had more than twice as many dollar millionaires as Lagos.

The xenophobic attacks last year did not help the situation, even though no Nigerians who attacked specifically because of their nationality.

Nigeria recalled two diplomats after a row about visa restrictions, although both capitals denied that was the reason.
Sometimes it deteriorates to a level of frivolous accusations that Nigerian men who come into the country with the financial strength of hard currency take South African women from the local boys.

How us Nigerians view South Africans
Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, Abuja
To many Nigerians, South Africa is the closest to the West that you can find on the African continent.

The country's shops could be mistaken for those found on Oxford Street in London.
Its roads are smooth and wide.
And its climate gives your complexion that peculiar glow which lets everyone back home know, without your having to boast, that you have just returned from abroad.
All this makes South Africa the holiday destination of choice for many Nigerians whenever an American or British visa is proving too hard to get.


And so, it is with sadness that Nigeria watches as South Africa regresses in ways that were previously associated with other African countries, such as frequent electricity outages.

If they succeed in ruining their country, where else in Africa shall we seek a similar haven whenever the West doesn't want us?
Although, to be honest, our sadness is tinged with a good dose of schadenfreude.
Nigerians feel that South Africans hate us, even if their hatred is of a paradoxical kind.
They hate us for our "swagger", our ability to command instant attention by hook or crook.


They hate us for being the walking, living proof that colour of skin is not a sufficient deterrent to economic success in post-apartheid South Africa.

They hate us for our smartness and sharpness, which sometimes leads to the swiping of a few hundred thousand rand.
On the other hand, they love our musicians and Nollywood actresses and pastors.
And their women keep getting swept off their feet by our men.

Nigerians feel that many South Africans would rather we were tipped off the edge of the continent, leaving them to take the stage as Africa's one and only beautiful bride.

But, like wise co-wives in polygamous arrangements all over the world, Nigerians know that we must learn to live with them.
After all, there is more than enough space in Africa for the two countries and their peoples to shine.


Who wins the numbers game?

Biggest economy : Nigeria wins, with a GDP of $568.5bn in 2014 compared to $350.1bn in South Africa

Most millionaires in one city: South Africa wins with 23,400 in Johannesburg, compared to 9,100 in Lagos

Most people: Nigeria wins by quite a bit with 177.5 million people compared to 54 million in South Africa

[size=14pt]Most educated: All South Africans go to primary school compared to 85% of Nigerians[/size]

Longest lives: South Africans live longer, with a life expectancy of 57 years compared to 52 for Nigerians


Sources: World Bank, AfrAsia Bank


www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-35763121

Please the fact is that Naija has more BSc's, MSc's, Phd's graduates than ANY African country. I dont know why BBC will limit its data to primary schools.

#Bias

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Properties / Re: How Can I Build A 6 Bedroom Duplex With 6.5m Naira by Werehkpe: 6:13pm On Mar 12, 2016
YES 6.5m can build a 6 bedroom duplex - if you use cardboard instead of blocks. Hissssssssss

Na wa for this Op o. If we leave am, e go use 1 bag of cement build upstair and fence.

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