Green white green

The current flag of Nigeria was adopted on October 1, 1960. The flag has three equal vertical bands of green, white, and green. The color green represents the forests and abundant natural wealth of the country. The color white stands for peace and unity. The current flag of Andalusia was adopted in 1918.The flag has…

Western Africa meets Southern Africa

Three weeks ago I drove my mother and I to Luton to attend a wedding. The bridegroom was the youngest son of my mother friend, a friend whom she had gone to nursing school with many years ago. The bride – a lovely lady from Zimbabwe. I did not know anyone there, so for me…

In the beginning…

So I was having dinner with a friend and we were talking about religion (again !). Somehow the conversation turned to creation and the Nigerian people. He said that because many Nigerians were Christian they believed in ‘Adam and Eve’. I thought about this for a second and replied that might be true for some…