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[CREATIVE WRITING] #STORYTELLING: YAA GYASI’S NOVEL; HOMEGOING. EXCERPTS:
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In Yaa Gyasi’s debut novel Homegoing, every character granted his or her own chapter is a descendent of two 18th-century, Ghanaian half-sisters. Effia is from Fanteland and marries a British slave dealer, while Esi, a member of the Asante nation, is sold into slavery. The book, an overwhelming page-turner—as addictive as a binge-worthy TV show—follows their two bloodlines all the way to the present day. And while each descendant experiences life (and blackness and love and family) in distinct ways,...

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Sunday, 12 June 2016
[WORD PORN] #POETRY: ORANGE ACADEMY ANNOUNCES SEASON 9 OF LOUD THOTZ OPEN POETRY READING.
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Thursday, 02 June 2016
[WORD PORN] #YOUTUBE: #CHUEY.CHU, PULSE TV’S GRAMMAR POLICE FINALLY GOOFS! WATCH HILARIOUS VIDEO HERE:
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We all know him as the pulse TV guy. But handling the mic on those hilarious escapades can never be the same again after Chuey Chu mentioned BASIC as ‘B-a-s-c-er’ in his statement on an online video published by krakstv. Please watch this hilarious blunder here: He took to his Snapchat page to express his sadness. Chuey Chu is a 25-year-old Pulse TV presenter, model and MC based in Nigeria. He was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He moved to the...

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Tuesday, 10 May 2016
[WORD PORN] #POEMS: SPOKEN WORD SERIES BY ROTIMI ‘ROZON’ ADEONOJOBI.
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Rotimi ‘ROZON’ ADEONOJOBI is an art director with Dijo Communication, a leading integrated marketing and advertising firm in Lagos Nigeria. He is a regular contributor on #thebrandradioblog. He would be celebrating his birthday soon and he has decided he wants to write 30 poems before his D-Day. He is halfway now at 14 poems so we decided to bring you some of his muses. Follow him on Instagram @rozonrotimi or like his page on Facebook.com/rotimi ‘ROZON’ ADEONOJOBI Thank you for...

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Sunday, 08 May 2016
[WORD PORN] #POEM: SPOKEN WORDS PARODY “FORMATION” BY ERNESTINE JOHNSON. WATCH & LISTEN:
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              Ernestine Johnson One woman in particular has embraced Beyoncé’s call for women’s solidarity in her hit single “Formation” so much so; she reinterpreted the song into a powerful poem calling on women everywhere to unite through sisterhood. Ernestine Johnson in her poem, which is also titled “Formation,”  — says in the video that she identifies as a “truth teller,” not a poet — delivers a powerful...

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Saturday, 26 March 2016
[LITERATURE] #WORDPORN: IGBO DICTIONARY FOR CHILDREN BY YVONNE MBANEFOR. CHECK IT OUT:
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This Igbo language dictionary for children by Yvonne Chioma Mbanefo is it! Promoted by: the BRAND...

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Thursday, 17 March 2016
[WORD PORN] WTF, WORLD TAEKWONDO FEDERATION WANTS TO REBRAND ITS ACRONYM.
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    Chungwon Chow, president of WTF. The World Federation (WTF) yesterday says the body is planning to rebrand its name as World Taekwondo’ for marketing purposes. According to sources, an online portal, the decision comes as part of the regulatory body’s new five-point development roadmap, to reposition taekwondo events, raise the profile and create awareness for the sport. It added that WTF Secretary, Hoss Rafaty unveiled that the plan was not to fully change the name of the body, but...

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Sunday, 27 December 2015
[WORD PORN] #FLEEK GETS ADDED TO DICTIONARY.
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In the latest update to the lexicon database over 1000 entries and definitions were revised and more than 150 new words were added. New additions such as feels, yaaas, and doge highlight the role of social media in transmitting and popularizing new terms, while fitness tracker, digital wallet,and Internet of Things demonstrate the new ways that technological innovation is changing the way we live and speak IRL (in real life). Additionally, new entries such as sapiosexual and the gender-neutral prefix Mx. reflect cultural...

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Monday, 30 November 2015
[BLOG UPDATES] WORD PORN, INSPIRATIONALS, HOW TO SPOT A FAKE PHONE ACCESSORY
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BRAND JOURNALISTS COULD MAKE DO WITH THIS: HOW TO SPOT A COUNTERFEIT PHONE ACCESSORY: Click on our “Life hacks & Tutorials page to view more. Posted by:...

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Wednesday, 25 November 2015
[WORD PORN] “EXAM CANDIDATES NOW WRITE YOU AS U”-WAEC.
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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has identified the use of text message symbols as part of the “general weaknesses of candidates in the various subjects” of the Council’s examinations.        In a communiqué issued at the weekend by the Public Affairs Officer of the Council, Mr Demianus Ojijeogu, after the 60th Meeting of the Nigeria Examinations Committee, the Council’s highest decision-making organ in Nigeria, It said “General weaknesses of candidates in the various subjects as outlined in the Reports...

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Monday, 16 November 2015
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1. “Goodluck .”This is probably the most misspelled word in Nigeria today. The reason is obvious: it’s the first name of Nigeria’s current president, Goodluck Jonathan. But there is no word like “goodluck”–or, its other variant,badluck– in the English language; there is only “good luck”–and “bad luck.” Good luck denotes an auspicious state resulting from favorable outcomes, a stroke of luck, or an unexpected piece of good fortune. That someone would be named “Good Luck” (which has now been...

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Wednesday, 17 September 2014
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Oxford’s editors have welcomed a new batch of words to their database, validating young people and making life less confusing for old people Oxford Dictionaries, the arm of the Oxford family that focuses on current English, announced on Wednesday that they’ve added the latest batch of words to their ranks. Caveats made, here is a selection of Oxford Dictionaries’ noobs: acquihire (n.): buying out a company primarily for the skills and expertise of its staff. adorbs (adj.): arousing great delight;...

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Monday, 18 August 2014