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Where Is Your Fatherland? by Oluschenco(m): 9:55am On Oct 22, 2009
Where it goes well with me, there is my Fatherland. shocked
Where is yours?
Re: Where Is Your Fatherland? by Nobody: 4:57pm On Oct 22, 2009
why is Nigeria called fatherland and not motherland?
Re: Where Is Your Fatherland? by ChinenyeN(m): 7:32pm On Oct 22, 2009
tpia.:

why is Nigeria called fatherland and not motherland?
Because it's in a polygamous marriage with many women (clans, tribes, and ethnicities).
Re: Where Is Your Fatherland? by Oluschenco(m): 4:37pm On Oct 23, 2009
Many thanks to Chinenye for her answer,
Our tribe/source (i mean village) can only be reffered to, as our motherland. That's why we say mother-tongue.

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