Everybody has a cause to save a newspaper clipping at one time or one other. With me it’s as a result of I collect autographs and I clip news articles from the sports activities pages and send them to the featured gamers for autographing. For others, it is likely to be a clipping of a son or daughters wedding, or perhaps a pricey mates funeral.
All generally shared their secrets, joys and woes. The curiosity manifested was welcome. It got here out of a need to share. This pattern one would discover in all age teams. Home visiting was at all times a feature of the elderly folk’s lifestyle. No purpose was needed as a basis for visits. It was all a part of our deep concern of one another(This is Ubuntu/Botho with pretenses and falsities-my add).
The healing of ourselves is to start to anchor and sharpen our understanding of our selves and believe and persist with it. The shenanigans which might be foisted on our day-to-day functioning by the depressors and oppressors, should be understood to return from a place which we can wrap our brains round and continue to improve our state of being African people to be able to stroll within the sun once more. There may be undoubtedly no disgrace in being African; there’s a complete lot of destruction in being ashamed of who was one was born as, and lives with and are: African! The saga will continue-unabated and unstoppable… Let’s Get Actual!
Political corruption is persistent in the Nigerian state. For the reason that creation of modern public administration within the country, there have been circumstances of official misuse of assets for private enrichment (Storey Report 2014). After the dying of the previous president, President Sani Abacha, an investigation was carried out to detect the amount of cash he embezzled in gasoline plant building in the country. The investigations led to the freezing of accounts containing about $a hundred million United States dollars (Hector 2004) that he stole. The Abacha administration within the nineteen nineties notoriously looted upwards of $three billion (Uzochukwu 2013).
We can not change ourselves and fake as if our tradition does not exist, and when we show it right here on the media, some believe we are embarrassing ourselves. Those that are embarrassed should see how the world appears to be like at their fake selves: fake accents and exaggerated love of exorbitant clothes, automobiles(machines), new smartphones, living in opulence and being lewd and lascivious in lots of our indiscretions… Merely said: Cultureless Anomie And Normlessness.