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Wits Corner

Cattle Colony And Colonization

Yesterday night I had a fierce battle with cows and a herdsman in my dream. I was comfortably coming into my compound to have a rest after the day’s activities. Behold some cows and their herder ambushed me at the gate. The cows were looking so fierce. Their horns were looking like sharp swords. The herder was carrying a loaded ...

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The 2018 Agenda

The New Year 2018 is gradually becoming old. The month of January is about to end. When a boy grows older, he is called a man. If a boy is called Bomboy as a little boy, should he not change his name to Bomman when he grows older? I brought out the picture I took when I was in class ...

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What is all this?

Before delving into the above topic, let me express my unalloyed gratitude to God for leading us into another new year. It is by the grace of God that we survived. Despite the man-made odds before us, I wish you and me a blissful and hopeful New Year. It is unfortunate that I am starting the New Year write-up on ...

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My Beloved Emmanuel

A certain couple was quarrelling over the name to be given to the baby in the womb day after day, when they were not yet sure of the safe delivery. The members of their inner family gathered to settle the dispute. The eldest among them chided them for quarrelling over the future. To pacify the husband and the expectant wife ...

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Going Home

According to Wikipedia, “A home or domicile is a dwelling place used as a permanent or semi-permanent residence for an individual family, household or several families in a tribe. It is often a house, apartment, or other building, or alternatively a mobile home, houseboat, yucht or any other portable shelter.” In a sense, a home can be stationary or mobile. ...

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The March to Victory

My friend’s name is Victor. He appeared victoriously from his mother’s womb on a Sunday afternoon with a piece of fresh palm frond firmly clenched in his right hand. Since palm frond is a symbol of victory, the parents named him ‘Victor’. In fact he was born a miraculous baby. He began his nursery school at the unripe age of ...

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The Animal Kingdom on Revenge

By order of creation, animals are older than human beings. God created all animals on land, in the sea and on the air before He created man and woman. As I was driving out the other day, a local male cow blocked my route by sitting in the middle of the narrow road. It was relaxing and chewing its curd. ...

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