by Sylvester Stephen Mtenga Diaspora: the movement, migration or scattering of a people away from an established or ancestral homeland. Merriam-Webster dictionary Pan-Africanism: a movement for the political union of all African nations Merriam-Webster dictionary The two terms hold synonymous weight in tandem with each other. On one hand you have the diaspora, centered around …

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by Adedoyin Ajayi Nigerians love festivities, and Christmas celebration is no different. When the harmattan wind blows across Nigeria from the Sahara, it comes bearing dust, and a chill. Additionally, lingering on the air is the unmistakable whiff of Christmas. The harmattan winds dry everything in their path. However, it is powerless to dampen the …

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by Sitaram Nayak Christmas in India is a vibrant and diverse celebration, weaving together the global essence of the holiday with the rich tapestry of Indian culture. As the festive spirit fills the air, communities across the country embrace unique traditions that make Christmas in India truly special. Midnight Mass and Spiritual Celebrations One of …

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by Katerina Panagi In the heart of the Mediterranean, the island of Cyprus comes alive with vibrant traditions and customs during the Christmas season, weaving a tapestry of joyous celebrations that reflect both religious significance and cultural richness. Here are some unique aspects that make Christmas in Cyprus a truly special occasion. Fasting Period: A …

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by Monica Islam Patriarchy is defined as “a system of society or government in which men hold the power and women are largely excluded from it.” Much to the dismay of radical feminists, I do not have a problem with this. It is fine for men to lead. Not everyone can be the leader if …

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by Duncan Gaswaga The national Remembrance Day at the Cenotaph holds a profound significance for Britain as a poignant tribute to the fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives in various conflicts throughout history. This solemn event, which is commemorated annually on the second Sunday in November is a testament to the United Kingdom’s unwavering commitment …

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by Srishti Negi “In our desire for eternal life, we pray for an eternity of our habit and comfort, forgetting that immortality is in repeatedly transcending the definite forms of life in order to pursue the infinite truth of life.” Rabindranath Tagore And hence, Rabindranath Tagore, analogously, managed to capture the human life – its …

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by Adedoyin Ajayi …there is no sincerer love than the love of food. George Bernard Shaw Consider a couple of co-workers having a laugh over a shared meal in their company’s cafeteria. Over their lunch, they have a shared bond derived from the pleasure of eating together. A family dinner allows family members bond and …

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