Essays Tagged: "Nigerians"

"No Longer at Ease" by Chinua Achebe, Nigerian Writer

iencing tremendous unrest. The people of Nigeria were beginning to uprise against British rule. The Nigerians themselves were uncertain which direction their country should head. The British were relu ... birth to the time of the writing of these novels Chineua was a first hand observer of the ways the Nigerians stood up or submitted to the British Whims. In the newspapers he read each day about how t ...

(7 pages) 188 1 3.3 Nov/1995

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

American and Nigerian Culture, similarities and dissimilarities

main distinctions is that we live in a technologically advanced empire while Emecheta shows us that Nigerians are more typically a primitive nation.No matter in what culture you find teenagers, they w ...

(2 pages) 105 0 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Essay on Chinea Achebe

iencing tremendous unrest. The people of Nigeria were beginning to uprise against British rule. The Nigerians themselves were uncertain which direction their country should head. The British were relu ... birth to the time of the writing of these novels Chineua was a first hand observer of the ways the Nigerians stood up or submitted to the British Whims. In the newspapers he read each day about how t ...

(7 pages) 98 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Christmas in my country

Tomorrow is Chris-tmas. For Nigerians, this Christian feast to mark the birth of Christ, the Saviour, has come to hold a special ... e Saviour, has come to hold a special significance. It is about the only time in the year when many Nigerians choose to take their vacation. For most people and communities, it is the time to hold man ... ommunal festivals and feasts. In tune with the sentiment of love, the reason for Christ's epiphany, Nigerians use this period to exchange gifts.In the past week, there has been increased tempo of acti ...

(3 pages) 42 0 4.2 Jan/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

HIV/AIDS IN MY COUNTRY

is a major global AIDS concentration, or that it could be the major one, since over 60 per cent) of Nigerians are youth, who constitute the most vulnerable group.The danger lengthens for Nigeria in an ... dices of a socially deprived system, according to the report, and HDR 2004 says that 70 per cent of Nigerians live below the poverty belt or exist on US$1 a day.The gap in inequality of income is wide ...

(4 pages) 51 2 3.4 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

20th Century of Nigeria.

t variety. It has hot, rainy swamplands, dry sandy areas, grassy plains, and tropical forests. Most Nigerians earn their living by farming, fishing, or herding. Since the late 1960's, profits from Nig ... d this wealth to develop new industry, improve its educational system and modernize its agriculture.Nigerians widely hold on to their traditional religious African beliefs, in addition to, various bra ...

(5 pages) 54 0 3.4 Jan/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

New African Immigrants, Caribbean and Africa, difficulties of assimilation

eles, Boston, and Houston. Currently the fastest growing immigrant groups are the Ghanaians and the Nigerians. Furthermore, the latest arrivals of immigrants have outnumbered the former immigrants th ... 30 years. There is a great variety of African immigrants. This paper will discuss a Ghanaians and Nigerians, as well as generalize them in other groups.Mary C. Waters, describes in her book Black ...

(9 pages) 177 1 3.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

"Things Fall Apart" Analyses

is a view of changes and the effects that colonialism played with their religion imposition to the Nigerians and how those effects acted on the individuals of the African shore. It serves as a remind ...

(4 pages) 129 2 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature

The Value of Virginity in Different Parts of the World

a bride is supposed to be a virgin, but that ideology is changing drastically. In my survey of ten Nigerians men (20 to 25 years old), when I asked if they prefer to marry only a virgin, only two out ... followed by Indians (22.9) Singaporeans (22.8), Chinese (22.1), Thais (20.5), Hong Kongers (20.2), Nigerians (19.7) and Japanese (19.4)" (Asians)." On average, age for first having sex was 19.25, acc ...

(4 pages) 18041 0 5.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Royal Dutch Shell: Globe Business and Ethics Paper

geria. The Ogoni population living in Niger Delta 75% depends on the earth for their income and the Nigerians live on less than US$1 per day. Shell's operations led to irreversible damage and devastat ...

(4 pages) 68 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

The World is NOT Enough: How Nigerian Folk Poem, ‘Hunger’ reflects the Nigerians’ Life

'The World is NOT Enough':How Nigerian Folk Poem, 'Hunger' reflects the Nigerians' LifeBy : Asvergi Varativoni112011033Nigerian folk poem, hunger, reflected a socio-cultura ... By : Asvergi Varativoni112011033Nigerian folk poem, hunger, reflected a socio-cultural issue of how Nigerians live their life in poverty. It could be seen clearly in every single line of the poem. Let ... 1 a day. What stuff can they get with that amount of money? Therefore, the poet is trying to define Nigerians suffering toward this poem.The first and second lines carry a symbolism meaning about peop ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Bane of Nigeria

s his so told contributions by his actions in Nigeria. Good luck, and prosperity hasn't come to the Nigerians for a long time. Growth has been minimal and due to the technological advances worldwide; ... rocosms to the bigger, newly developed issues. Many people would think oil is a precious jewel, but Nigerians would think otherwise. The contributions oil has done lacks, and is furthermore a curse ra ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

WHat is life

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology