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Cyprian Ekwensi – Quintessential Surulere man

Cyprian Ekwensi – Quintessential Surulere man 0

Cyprian Ekwensi was celebrated as Africa’s greatest urban novelist. Most writers make a habit of staying away from the city centre, and almost always pursue their craft in rural locales.

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A green place in the heart of congested Surulere 0

Surulere Now! had never before heard of the Tejuosho Farmer’s Cooperative at the end of Tejuosho Rd, down past NTA Lagos Channel 10. The land under cultivation, 150 hectares in

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Vol 1, No 5, May/June 2016 2

In this issue, we feature the Hearts of Gold Children’s Hospice along Alhaji Masha Rd. Like most people, I would pass it and vaguely think I should try and ’do’

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Adeniran Ogunsanya 2

The popular Adeniran Ogunsanya Street commemorates the life and pioneering achievements of the nationalist, lawyer and politician. It ought to. He played a decisive role in its conception and evolution

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Sanne and the Chocolate Factory 2

Help, the Dutch are coming! In the last few issues we featured Femke van Zeijl. Particularly well received was her article on her search for the perfect akara in our

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Boxing Hall of Fame 0

  Boxing as a sport has brought Nigeria much glory, considering the heroics of the late Hogan ’Kid’ Bassey and Dick Tiger in the late 1950s and early 1960s (see

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