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BOOK REVIEW: Aso Oke Yoruba: A Tapestry of Love & Color, A Journey of Personal Discovery” – Remi Omodele

January 7, 2017

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Tola Adenle’s Aso Oke Yoruba is everything the subtitles call it: “A Tapestry of Love and Color” as well as “A Journey of Personal Discovery”. The photographs–mostly the handiwork of largely untrained photographers–are beautiful and effective, and they do the colorful and stunning fabric justice. Tola Adenle carries her readers along on her “journey of […]

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A Reblog – Obit: Ali Mazrui, African literary giant, citizen of the world, passes on – Tola Adenle

October 25, 2014

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This is a reblog of an earlier essay that had the wrong graphics sent to some recipients due to an update.. A click below will definitely take you to Mazrui tributes, book titles by the late Mr. Mazrui, et cetera. Error regretted. Tola. http://emotanglobal.com/2014/10/25/obit-ali-mazrui-an-african-literary-giant-passes-on-tola-adenle/ SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25, 4:00 p.m. [GMT]

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Obit: Ali Mazrui, African literary giant, citizen of the world, passes on – Tola Adenle

October 25, 2014

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The announcement of Ali Mazrui’s death has just been received from a sister, a friend, Remi Omodele. ALL OF US knew Mazrui or, at the very least, we all know ABOUT him and a little higher than ‘about him’, there are thousands of those on the periphery of the world he bestrode – a real […]

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Comments worth sharing on Late Oba Adenle’s poem, “Itiju Afrika po” [Disdain that shamed our people] – Remi Omodele

February 13, 2014

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Thank you for sharing another marvelous gem.  This anthem captures the sentiment of those fiery, feisty, hopeful years when African intellectuals around the globe truly believed that we could be rallied to act in our own interest.  Some believed in pricking the collective conscience of the oppressors and “haters” while others, like H.H Adenle I, […]

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What did visitors to emotanafricana.com check out from January 1 – 31, 2013, & countries checked from?

February 1, 2013

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STATISTICS:   Yoruba aso oke, January views, etcetera. February 1, 2013, 6:01 am Posts for 30 days ending 2013-02-01 (Summarized) 2013-01-02 to Today [Source: http://www.wordpress.com%5D   Of the top 30 posts this past January, Yoruba engagement aso oke, etcetera – Tola Adenle, is the number 1 – not including the Home Page – and was first […]

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Ulli Beier: The man who “needed no introduction” continues to speak to many from the grave – Tola Adenle

September 28, 2012

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A Book Review Title:                Book Review Title:                Weighing the cost of pin-making:  Ulli Beier in Conversations Edited:            Remi Omodele Publishers:      Africa World Press, Trenton, New Jersey I had barely gone half the length of the essay by Ms. Omodele when I came to a conclusion that her contribution, a “mere” intro […]

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