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The Importance of “Obi” in Igbo Land

In Igbo land, there is always a house central to the compound of every home. This house is commonly referred to as the "Obi". The obi is the most important part of the home where major events in the family take place. The obi is always handed over to the eldest son in the family.  Every male child in Igbo land can have their own Obi. However, to do so they need to kill a cow and perform a . . . Read More


Catfish Farming, Processing (Smoking) and Packaging in Nigeria

Nigerian agriculture is characterized by considerable regional and crop diversity.  Analysis of this sector, particularly the food sub-sector, is fraught with serious data problems.  However, the available statistics provide a broad overview of development in agriculture upon which we can make some broad generalizations about its role in economic development and structural change in . . . Read More


Vocational and Technical Education in Nigeria

Vocational and Technical Education has seen increased recognition in recent years, with many developed nations actively re-shaping their education systems to include more vocational courses.  As world economies continue to shift towards services and away from manufacturing, the need for skilled workers will become increasingly important. While many developing countries are still struggling . . . Read More

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Gypsum Powder (Plaster of Paris) Production in Nigeria

Calcium Sulphate is an inorganic substance, commonly known as gypsum, having molecular formula CaSO4. Calcium Sulphate has relatively low toxicity and is available in solid form and in various particle sizes (slab, kibbled, granulated).  Alternative names of Calcium Sulphate are Plaster of Paris, Anhydrite and Gypsum. Calcium Sulphate has superior physiochemical properties and thus, it . . . Read More


The Use Of Igbo Language In Advertising Products In Eastern Nigeria

The Igbo language is an indigenous language of the Igbo people. Just like the English language, the Igbo language has all the qualities of a natural language. The Igbo language is not a simple one. It is dynamic and complex on its own. It encompasses all modes of communication and reasoning. There is always a special social, historical and cultural concept attached to a language.  The use . . . Read More


What is Digital Marketing? And How You Can Get Started

If you own a small business, then chances are, you’re at least somewhat familiar with the term digital marketing. But what does it mean? And how can you get started with it? In this article, we’ll discuss digital marketing, from its beginnings to the present day.  We’ll also talk about how you can incorporate digital marketing into your company, and give some examples of . . . Read More


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Steel Scrap Recycling and Deformed Bar Production in Nigeria

Steel is an iron-based alloy, which might contain carbon, silicon, manganese, and other minerals. The process of steelmaking involves the production of steel from iron ore and/or scrap. Due to its high durability and malleability, steel is a preferred choice of raw material in a number of industries like the manufacturing, automotive, and consumer products industries. Rebar, also known as . . . Read More


Eight (8) Ways Social Media Can Negatively Impact Your Mental Health

Social media has developed into an extremely popular form of communication over the past few years, but many people still don’t quite understand all of its intricacies and how it affects their lives on a daily basis.  For this reason, many people aren’t aware of how social media can negatively impact their mental health.  Here are eight (8) ways that social media can . . . Read More


National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Terminologies And Acronyms Every Corps Member Should Know

Any student who wants to make it into the Nigerian national youth service corps (NYSC) must first acquaint themselves with the official national youth service corps (NYSC) terminologies and acronyms that are used in the organization.  As this article will show, these terminologies and acronyms are very much in line with those of the military, only they have their own special meanings and . . . Read More


Effectiveness In Teaching And Learning Of Igbo Language In Secondary Schools; Challenges And Prospects

A language is an essential tool that helps us communicate, socialize and exhibit our cultural practices. Just like there are different ethnic groups in Nigeria, there are also a lot of spoken languages. Igbo language (Asusu Igbo) is one of the most popular languages spoken in Nigeria. From research, over twenty million of Nigeria's population communicate in the Igbo language.  Even though . . . Read More


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