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Welcome to America; bye bye, Nigeria by ´Kunle Jaiyesimi

“Until you know how African you are,

you don’t know how American you are”

– Robert Farris Thompson

As a newbie in the nation of Samba, there was the expected need for mutual introductions. At that time, repeatedly so, owing to the fact that this is a non-English-speaking country, I found myself needing to come up with a name that will resonate with, is convenient for and easy to pronounce by my new acquaintances.

My choice was as easy as saying “hello” to the Brasileiros, which is a literal translation of the Portuguese “Ola” and a fitting subject to “Olakunle”, the first, intangible tag that I acquired as a being. In my more recent existence as “Ola”, I was always confronted by Continue reading Welcome to America; bye bye, Nigeria by ´Kunle Jaiyesimi

Innocent children as victims in the Gaza crisis. Na where we dey walka go?

I dey wonder why Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) [you fit call am IMF sef – Israeli Military Forces] and Palestinian Militant Forces (PMF) dey war against each other and little children be immediate victims.

 

I wonder more why nobody fit do anything to stop the children, at least, from being victims.

Money?

United States Government?

The United Nations?

Individual influential persons?

Why the thing dey difficult to stop?

Even prayers?

 

And this war na religious war, against the most, or supposedly the most, religious persons in the world?

 

lAkUnLeScReWs dey cross em fingers…

20 US States don file Petitions to secede from Obama’s America

“At least, 20 US states have filed petitions through the website of the White House to secede from the United States of America, http://whitehouse.gov following the re-election of President Barack Obama,” http://www.examiner.com yarn so today, Tuesday.

 

After the re-election, several petitions surfaced wey dey ask the Obama administration to peacefully grant the applied state to withdraw from the United States of America so that dem go fit create their own government.

First state wey pertition – Louisiana get 12,300 signatures in four days and still dey count

Then, Texas get 15,400 supporters and still dey count

 

States with secession-related petitions on top White House website include

 

Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina and Tennessee.

 

If 25,000 people sign the petition by December 7, the thing go “require a response” from the Obama administration, according to published rules of the White House’s online “We the People” program.

 

By the second, all the states figures dey increase o. Watch out…

But another petition dey demand, “Strip the Citizenship from Everyone who Signed a Petition to Secede and Exile Them

Visit https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petitions