Essays Tagged: "Lagos"

Dialog to the book "No longer at ease"

y a long time ago we met.What are you doing here in Umofia?I heard you work for the CivilService in Lagos,I hope it`s fun.Obi:I`m here to visit my dad and mum.It was a long time ago Ivisited them and ... ns it.Father:What a great surprise,welcome home and welcome in.We have missed you since you went to Lagos.How is your work?Is Mr Green nice to you?Obi and his father walks in.Obi:Thanks ! Everything i ...

(3 pages) 48 0 4.9 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Culture shock.

"Preparing for a two year overseas assignment in Lagos, Nigeria, a U.S. business person during the 1970's submitted to no fewer than 27 shots as a pr ...

(14 pages) 783 0 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Culture shock.

motion experienced determines the level.Preparing for a two-year overseas college degree program in Lagos, Nigeria, I submitted to no fewer than five shots as a protective measure against everything f ...

(7 pages) 240 3 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Compare and Contrast Essay: Things Fall Apart and Joys of Motherhood

ry. Nigerians from the countryside left their family farms to migrate towards urban centers such as Lagos where they worked as servants for white colonialists. Ibo men, who had once only worked as far ... c positions, which were traditionally thought of as the work of women. Nearly everyone who lives in Lagos is poor and is living in slummy conditions with meager resources: "So Nnaife and his family mo ...

(3 pages) 69 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Maritime law,safe ports

loading or discharging can be agreed in several ways, for instance:A fixed berth, i.e., berth 2 at Lagos.A fixed port, i.e., 1 safe berth Sydney.A fixed area, i.e., 1 safe port / 1 safe berth Japan.A ... fe berth Japan.A port or an area for order, i.e. U.S Gulf for order.Several ports, i.e., berth 2 at Lagos and 1 safe berth Casablanca.If a port is to be nominated later, and thus is not fixed in the c ...

(16 pages) 94 0 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Human Trafficking and Forced Child Prostitution

ccessful. The children, as young as eight, are forced to work without pay as cleaners or traders in Lagos, Nigeria, and some are forced to work as prostitutes. According to the report, "Many educated ...

(3 pages) 137 2 3.5 Aug/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

"Marriage Is A Private Affair" by Chinua Achebe. The teacher told us to write a short summary about the story and compare it to the world or our lives in some way.

rove of Nene because she isn't an Ibo and his father had never met her. Nene grew up in the city of Lagos, so she doesn't understand why traditions like arranged marriages and being a member of a trib ...

(4 pages) 32914 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


ansfers for Nnamdi because of his academic excellence. He attended the Wesleyan Boys High School in Lagos as well as the Hope Waddell Training Institute in Calabar. One of Nnamdi biggest influences wa ... 7 Zik opted for more personal growth and decided to enter the political arena. He won a seat in the Lagos Legislative Council, and proceeded in November 1951 to gain a set in the Western House of Asse ...

(9 pages) 99 0 4.8 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

No pains No gains

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Phil Chan Case Analysis

recommendation to other victim companies and to seek out a travel visa from the American Embassy in Lagos. Mr. Lee was told that the completed contracts would be submitted for approval to the Central ... the impression that he had spoken to key people in the Nigerian Government.Issue #4 - Pilgrimage to Lagos, NigeriaAgain, Mr., Lee asked his Vice President of Marketing, Mr.Chan to make a trip to Lagos ...

(11 pages) 162 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

A complete evaluation of the country of Nigeria.

. Three-quarters of Nigerians live in rural areas. The life expectancy is about 48.8 years.The city Lagos has more than a million people living in it. Other cities with a population over 400,000 are: ... inted by the Armed Forces Ruling council. Nigeria has 36 states and 1 territory (the capital Abuja).LAGOSThe best thing about Lagos is leaving it. It's a city that still thinks it's the capital even t ...

(5 pages) 69 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Henry The Navigator In The Age Of Exploration

of navigation on a promontory called Sagres that juts out into the sea between Cape St. Vincent and Lagos bay. Prince Henry set up this school, so that there would be a place where sailors could study ...

(3 pages) 2416 0 5.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers

Urbanization Trends

d guarded enclaves for the upper classes.The biggest example of urban growth in Nigeria would be in Lagos. This is Nigeria's most important commercial center. It was built on poorly drained marshlands ...

(1 pages) 26 0 3.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Not all desisions are equal

ocial order. This decision however holds unforeseen consequences: "He told her that he was going to Lagos […] She screamed - How can you leave me? Who will bury me when I die? - She knew that h ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature