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Is Abia State Still Under Military Rule? – Etcetera

Ladies and gentlemen, the four nominees for the most underdeveloped state in Nigeria are: 1. Abia State 2. Abia State 3. Abia State and 4. Abia State. And the Award goes to none other than Abia State. Hurray!!! I was holidaying at my cousin’s shop in Aba, Abia State when ...

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Dele Momodu’s expose on corruption

Fellow Nigerians, by the time you’re reading this, the sad news would have hit the roof about the cold shoulder received by our former anti-corruption Tsar, Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, from his new suitor, the People’s Democratic Party. It is most shocking that the romance did not last long after the ...

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Why you should not file for a divorce – Open letter to Anita Oyakhilome

This is an open letter by Emeka Asinugo, a London-based journalist. Our dear Anita, I am addressing this letter to you because I know that it is you who will hold the key to triumph over the challenges that have recently raised their ugly heads in your family and in ...

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Must Read: ”Shout A Loud Amen To Be A Millionaire” – Ali Baba writes

I believe In God and confess that his grace got me this far. I often hear that I am lucky. Thank God for the luck. I do not disagree. God promised all his children who call on him to PREPARE A TABLE BEFORE THEIR ENEMIES. My prayer and suggestion is ...

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Ebola: Why did God save the American doctor and let 1,200 Africans die?

The internet has been buzzing about this article written by Michelle Hanson and published by The Guardian US which talks about the Ebola epidemic in Africa. “Lucky Dr Kent Brantly, the American doctor who has recovered from Ebola, having been given a dose of the experimental antibody serum Zmapp, whizzed ...

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Memo to Nigerian Entertainers, Project Shame – Etcetera

I’ll love to appeal to Nigerian entertainers to stop the habit of going about cap in hand begging for votes each time they are nominated for awards. If your materials are good enough and the award process is transparent, I see no reason why you should go about embarrassingly soliciting ...

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Chairmen Don’t Quit” An Open letter to M.I Abaga

This was the last straw. If you don’t hear any MI music you know who to blame… No regrets. Except for the fans… I’m sorry. It’s over… I’m finally done with this.” M.I Abaga Only God knows whatever happened that made the one and only Mr Incredible put up ...

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Ebola might be a scam

I know you already have your reservations against my caption, but you might want to keep them under bucket until you get to the end of this article, just follow closely and let’s review this together. Towards the end of last month a deadly and very contagious disease EVD (EBOLA ...

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Must Read : Are We Entertainers Socially Irresponsible? – Etcetera

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I got a call on Wednesday morning from one of our popular female artistes asking if she could be a guest on my radio show to promote her new album that is meant for release this month. I said, Why not? It will be my privilege to have you on ...

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Is Nigerian Hip Hop DEAD or ALIVE?

Is Nigerian Hip Hop DEAD or ALIVE

It was a cold, dark, lonely night and my mind was racing. I logged on to Twitter so i could get distracted and of course it was the same old drama about sex, hoes and politics been discussed but there was something else this time. A discussion about who the ...

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Where is the Logic? Vector and A-Q diss saga

Logically speaking I see no reason why we should always buy illogical beefs, banters and Publicity stunt. I’m sure we all remember in 2012 when VECTOR on a SAUCE KID song threw jabs at REMINISCE. Within hours, REMINISCE replied and the Battle Line was drawn. The whole industry and social ...

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I THINK YOU ARE BEGINNING TO LOSE THE VIBE – Open letter to Vector

First of all I would like to say happy birthday in Arrears to you Your enemies will Continue to see you from afar like an Islamic cleric” feel that? Yeah that’s the kind of bars you started with and that is the Vector we want back, the ‘Popular’ V.E.C I ...

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How Did They Cure Ebola In 1976?”-Etcetera

There are still so many confusing angles on the disease that need clarification. Are we talking about the same highly contagious ebola virus that was first discovered in Congo in 1976? If so, how did it disappear only to resurface with a big-bang 38 years later? Did they find ...

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Must Read! Open letter to Davido and Wizkid

Dear Wizkid/ Davido, Wizzy, Just like you sang if you see me pass by…holla at your boy” hmmmm….! I must say i can see you passing by a degrading path, as such you leave me with little or no option than to holla at you and air my unreserved opinion ...

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Davido Vs Wizkid: No Comparison Whatsoever

Late last night,a video surfaced on the media space where Davido openly addressed and cleared doubts on a recent Twitter spat with Wizkid. And all the while I kept thinking, what’s a Nigerian music industry without these two Davido and Wizkid? For Davido, the stakes changed this 2014 when ...

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MUST READ: Pope Francis’s 10 Rules On How To Live Long

The Down-to-earth pope wrote this (below) in Argentine weekly Viva”, Read Below; 1.Live and let live.” Everyone should be guided by this principle, he said, which has a similar expression in Rome with the saying, Move forward and let others do the same.” 2.Be giving of yourself to others.” People ...

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Allhiphop dotcom owner writes an open letter to Nicki Minaj

Chuck Creekmur , the owner of AllHipHop.com owner pens an open letter to Nicki Minaj condemning her very racy Anaconda cover art, where her entire butt is exposed. In a column on Mommy Noir Chuck writes, Dear Nicki Minaj, I own AllHipHop.com. AllHipHop has been historically uber supportive of the ...

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Must Read! Everyone is Crazy in Lagos – Etcetera

Ok, before you read, I have to say this I love this guy’s articles. He has a way of making me smile when reading and still making a whole lotta sense. Few weeks ago, I got a call from a friend asking me out for a drink, but I was ...

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Must Read: The Miraculous Deliverance Of Oga Jona’?! – Chimamanda Adicihie

As soon as he opened his eyes, he felt it. A strange peace, a calm clarity. He stretched. Even his limbs were stronger and surer. He looked at his phone. Thirty-seven new text messages and all while he was asleep. With one click, he deleted them. The empty screen ...

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Nigerian pastors need to be born again – Etcetera writes

Verily, verily, I say unto thee, except a man be born of water and of the spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the spirit is spirit. Marvel not that I said unto ...

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