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|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Nobody: 5:43pm On Jul 15, 2020|
Lol, you too like food
Kudos to the Nigerians over there. Blessed is the hand that giveth, na so u go still welcome people in the near future to Canada
Hope you are having a nice day & the weather don dey work on ur skin
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Jayson504(m): 6:01pm On Jul 15, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by NiklauseFred(m): 10:15pm On Jul 16, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by NiklauseFred(m): 10:15pm On Jul 16, 2020|
And me too oo
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by NiklauseFred(m): 10:16pm On Jul 16, 2020|
Local man donates 20 speakers and 10 sound amplifiers to this statement.
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by youngRx(m): 11:30pm On Jul 16, 2020|
this got me cracking real hard. like seriously, i still cant wrap my head arround why houses in the west are made of wood. is it that sands and cement are scarce over there??
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Adamkeyj(m): 11:56pm On Jul 16, 2020|
this man too don japa Congrat man
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by lexzi: 12:29pm On Jul 17, 2020|
Beautify read!! A good story teller indeed! The last paragraph got me... We will join you soon by God's grace... May Canada favor you Champ!
I'm finally HOME. 10/7/20
Home is where an average person can afford 3 square meals per day. Home is where security is well guaranteed. Home is where there is no huge discrepancy between the rich and the poor. Home is where our resources and funds are not being embezzled by our corrupt leaders . Home is where there are job provisions for graduates. HOME is where there is HOPE!! Home is, home is, home is, home is.................. CANADA
Have a dream and work towards making it a reality.
NB. I wrote IELTS twice just because I don't like to proofread so pls ignore the plenty errors n typos. [/quote]
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Canny19: 10:03pm On Jul 17, 2020|
I wonder too o! Someone can't even drive a simple nail into the wall to hang calender and pastor's pictures like we do in Nigeria
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Nobody: 10:11pm On Jul 17, 2020|
Abeg update us oooo
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Canny19: 10:20pm On Jul 17, 2020|
Hello peeps, it's been a week since I got to Canada and the village people I left behind are already saying that I look fresher: I bet they are just interested in inflating my ego so I can remember them when I start earning dollars... They have jonzed though!
I have been a law abiding Permanent Resident by deciding to comply with the 14 days quarantine order. I even got a call from a public health official today asking me if I have any flu like symptoms, covid got nothing on me cos my immune system is above par.
Nothing interesting has happened since I arrived cos there's little one can do in quarantine. The weather is getting warmer or should I say I'm getting acclimatized to the cold weather. Against all odds I have started enjoying doing the dishes because of the hot water that runs in the kitchen and everywhere else.
I'm currently putting finishing touches to my resume in order to hit the job market. It's money I came here to make and not to count skyscrapers.
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|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by NewBea: 11:54pm On Jul 17, 2020|
Stay safe mate
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by budaatum: 3:12pm On Jul 18, 2020|
Canny19:And you will make plenty money amen, considering this good thread of yours, but you must never forget to inform us bush people of your experiences now you are there please so we don't do village on you.
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by flyingpig: 4:33pm On Jul 18, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by flyingpig: 4:35pm On Jul 18, 2020|
budaatum:sharap you're in america
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Dangrace01: 6:01pm On Jul 18, 2020|
God no go shame us
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Hadampson(m): 6:33pm On Jul 18, 2020|
Maximum respect boss
Op na ogbonge comedian
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Hadampson(m): 6:45pm On Jul 18, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Hadampson(m): 6:47pm On Jul 18, 2020|
We gather dey together bro
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by safex(m): 9:26pm On Jul 18, 2020|
youngRx:It's actually because of the all-year cold
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by NiklauseFred(m): 10:43pm On Jul 18, 2020|
Boss we are salivating for more updates oo
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by vhuqnl(m): 11:11pm On Jul 18, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by vhuqnl(m): 11:12pm On Jul 18, 2020|
deybholar:What the hell is H factor? I hate seeing the phrase.
Why don't you say Americans have R factor and demonize them?
I'm not attacking you, just hate what ai don't like seeing.
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by vhuqnl(m): 11:13pm On Jul 18, 2020|
collinsuchendu:Nairaland can make someone hate Europe. They demonize the place
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Nobody: 7:02am On Jul 19, 2020|
Exactly bro. But they'd rather die there than comeback home
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by CrystalMax: 6:24pm On Jul 22, 2020|
Canny19:I fell in love with you already.
You are a good writer. From "Laccident" to TCC from your village people, bros...You are such a vibe!
Thanks for making me laugh hard.
I wish you all the best in Cannie.
God bless your new HOME
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by CrystalMax: 6:37pm On Jul 22, 2020|
Canny19:I will like to meet you some day soon @Canny19
You are such a vibe!.
A Very funny man.
"Who asked you?"
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Nobody: 6:25pm On Jul 23, 2020|
Canny19 hope you're doing good? Abeg update na with pictures
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by popizaino(m): 10:05pm On Jul 23, 2020|
I don rent apartment for here .
OP is just hilarious with this village people thingy and such a good writer as well.
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Canny19: 7:41am On Jul 25, 2020|
Yaaaaaaay, quarantine is finally over and I'm covid free. It's totally not fun to be banished away from the world for 14 long days. To celebrate my freedom from captivity, I decided to step out to explore the city. Before stepping out, I called a friend to properly school me in the art of using the city buses so as not to get lost or meet myself in Nigeria. I got a bus pass, noted all the places I needed to go and stepped out. I hopped in a bus and it felt like I was inside a plane with 4 tyres. The interior was clean and serene, social distancing was observed unlike BRTs in lagos where we fight and push just to board the bus to stand with one leg for the entire duration of the trip. The first thing I noticed is the politeness of the passengers, people alighted from the bus with a thank you to the bus driver...in my head I began to wonder if the bus driver was volunteering or getting paid for his services cos saying thank you to a commercial bus driver is alien to me.
So I finally got to the bus station and joined others in saying thank you before alighting, I needed to catch another bus so I had to walk across the bus station to another terminal. While walking, I was faced with 4 doors to open..... To open ordinary door com turn herculean task. There was no pull/push on the doors that's how I got confused o but as a proper Nigerian I decided to rely on my strength instead of asking questions, I began to push the doors with all my strength... Pushed one.. Pushed two.. Pushed three and the last door decided not to yield to my strength so I got stuck. Unknown to me, some whites were coming at my back already disturbed by the way I was disgracing my family. Immediately I noticed their glare I quickly reached for my phone and placed it on my ears like a call came in. While at that, I patiently took notice of how they opened the door. Apparently, there were sensors at the side of the doors that I only needed to wave to in order for them to open... Chai see how I disgraced myself.... I angrily went back to the first door and started waving at the sensors and the doors started opening o... I felt like Alibaba opening sesame.
Finally, I got to the mall where I needed to get a screen protector for my new phone since some 'unscrupulous elements' here already phone shamed me cos of my camera. I met an Indian at a phone accessories shop and asked him for a glass screen protector. He told me he doesn't have a glass screen protector but he has a better one, so I asked him to fix me the 'better one' while I look around the mall. Getting back, he handed my the phone and I saw that he has covered the screen with a nylon protector... Bros are you whining me ni... How's this better than glass protector? He sha started explaining things about anti scratch that I didn't understand, I sha kept calm cos I didn't want to cause a scene on my first day out.. I angrily asked for the price and he said 30 dolls.... 30 kini... I sharply converted it to naira in my head and that was when I knew a scene was inevitable.... How can I pay over 8k for a nylon protector? Even computer village boys dare not try to scam me like this... Scammer come turn scamee... That's how I told him to remove his nylon that I'm not doing again o... After plenty talks, he agreed 15 dolls which I reluctantly paid. Long story short sha, I have marked his face...we will meet on the street and turn the matter to 'two fighting' cos the thing pain me no be small... Nylon protector I normally buy for 400 naira come turn 4k.
To cool off the anger and wait for my friend, I made my way to the much talked about Tim Hortons hoping to buy whatever they sell there. There, I met a Chinese who was speaking like it's against the law to speak loud.... I sha calmed down to explain to him how hungry I was and he told me to speak no more that he got me. Twinkle of an eye, this man brought a big cup of coffee and one tiny doughnut to go with it. 'sir, I thought you said you got me.. You didn't 'got' me rarara o...
Whats this na.... I never said I was thirsty na, it's hunger that is catching me' how can u bring a big bucket of coffee instead of a big doughnut. As if that wasn't enough, the Chinese decided to hand me sachets of sugar and milk to mix myself instead of mixing it himself. The milk I was given didn't even change the colour of the coffee after emptying them in. I sha took my L and marked the guy's face too.
One last thing, I really do not understand o.. Id El kabir is almost here and I still haven't seen rams dragged around....No ram fights ..no anything abi Canadians don't celebrate ileya ni. Is this how I'm going to miss Id El kabir's meat this year? The only animal these whites keep dragging around are dogs? They should just thank their stars that I'm not from calabar sha... Coman see dogs looking all fleshy n meaty, if only they know what their peers go thru in the hands of Calabarians. God dey!
It's indeed good to be outside again and it's already looking like the grasses are truly greener on this side o, time will tell sha.
Here are some pictures for you
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|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Spanishmilf(m): 8:49am On Jul 25, 2020|
|Re: H'abroad Through The Eyes Of A Bushman! by Nobody: 9:00am On Jul 25, 2020|
Canny19:Bosss abeg go dey do comedy
I don lafff tire here one girl pass by and I was laughing she just dey observe me say Abi this guy don craze ni lol
Nice write boss ✌️
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