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Roaming Redbridge April 2006 By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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The London Borough of Redbridge travel culture and entertainment guide.
Roaming Redbridge April 2006 By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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The London Borough of Redbridge travel culture and entertainment guide.
How To Make Cosmetics By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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Make cosmetics for fun and profit - with 150 recipes as used by top manufacturers.Creating cosmetics products that suit your own individual needs can be most rewarding. Once you get the basic steps... More > down it is quite simple and takes just a short period of your time. This book contains some basic instructions to get you started with making : Creams, Lotions, Conditioners, Cleansers, Sanitisers, Lipstick, Lotions, Mascaras, Scrubs, Shampoos, .... and many more categories of cosmetics products for fun and profit. The contents of this book are for information purposes only. Users are encouraged to do their own research to confirm the suitability of the information contained in this book.< Less
Perspectives of Yorubaland By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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A Compendium of writings about Yoruba arts and culture , published by CENTER FOR EXPOSITION OF YORUBA ARTS AND CULTURE. CENTER FOR EXPOSITION OF YORUBA ARTS AND CULTURE aggregates and disseminates... More > material relevant to the knowledge of Yoruba culture and arts worldwide. The organization maintains a forum and resources database at the website www.Yorubaland.org< Less
The Kini-Kini Bird and more Yoruba Folktales By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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The Kini-Kini Bird and more Yoruba Folktales is a selection of folklore thought to have originated from the Yoruba people. The Yoruba are native to the western part of Nigeria. A few centuries ago,... More > the cultural influence of this ethnic group stretched much further out into the West Africa region. Folk tales of the Yoruba are often severely fantastic, the themes generally underscoring the largely agrarian occupation and also the great reverence accorded the gods and the traditional rulers of the communities.< Less
King Chameleon and more West African Folktales By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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King Chameleon and more West African Folktales is a selection of folklore believed to have originated from West Africa and the people who live in the region. West Africa is home to several scores of... More > tribes, languages and dialects. Even though, tribal cords are quite strong and languages may differ markedly even between two communities a few hundred miles apart, it is usual to find similarities between the local folktales , and in some cases only the names of the central characters would make one version of a tale to be different from another . Most of the stories in this volume were gleaned from areas within the countries now known as Ghana and Togo. However, the stories are commonly retold in several forms all over the West Africa region.< Less
The Foo-Foo Tree and more Efik Folktales By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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The Foo-Foo Tree and more Efik Folktales is a selection of folklore thought to have originated from the Efik people . The Efik are native to South East Nigeria even though they were said to have... More > migrated from the Cameroons. Originally the economy of the region which they occupy was based on fishing and trading . This aspect of their daily lives as well as the mortal dread of the Ekpe secret society which regularly made and enforced laws, will be seen to have formed the bedrock of their local anecdotes.< Less
Ajantala & other Yoruba Folktales By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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Where do stories come from? These stories come from a time when animals could speak like men, and when men could understand them. They come from the time when minds were still pure and all things... More > were possible. Folk tales generally derive from the daily experience of a people, their environment, their predominant occupations, their aspirations and of course their moral rules. They can be funny, they can be fascinating, they can be ridiculous, they can be thought-provoking, they can be quite pedantic, but the constant purpose remained to serve as illustrations to teach young important lessons about wholesome values. The Yoruba folk tales in this book have the have the same primary qualities.< Less
Perspectives of Yorubaland By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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A Compendium of writings about Yoruba arts and culture , published by CENTER FOR EXPOSITION OF YORUBA ARTS AND CULTURE. CENTER FOR EXPOSITION OF YORUBA ARTS AND CULTURE aggregates and disseminates... More > material relevant to the knowledge of Yoruba culture and arts worldwide. The organization maintains a forum and resources database at the website www.Yorubaland.org< Less
The Bata Dancer By Rotimi Ogunjobi
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He goes away in search of self, but he again finds love. Yomi Bello, scriptwriter at a moribund theatre, leaves for a new town to temporarily teach English at a private school. More importantly, he... More > is seeking escape from the pains of a recent divorce. He again meets with a legendary Bata dancer, who rekindles Yomi’s plan to complete a new play, which tells the story of a Bata dancer and his quest for fame. Yomi embarks on a cultural adventure to study the esoteric language of the Bata drums and of the mesmerising Bata dance. He also meets Ajoke, the delightful daughter of his mentor, an enigmatic young woman, who teaches him to overcome his grief as well as his severe limp and to consequently dance like a master Bata dancer. The reopening of the theatre coincides with the death of his old and frail mentor; but Yomi Bello cannot bear going away without taking his newly found love with him.< Less

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