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We’ve come a long way … just not as in the old cigarette ad – Tola Adenle

March 30, 2017

4 Comments is six years old today, March 30, 2017! To put a little twist to an old friendly, albeit a deadly come-on Virginia Slims cigarette ad to young women: we’ve come a long way, baby! A few things to sing about follow these acknowledgments. Thanks to all my visitors – known and unknown – who’ve helped me […]

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October 2, 2014

4 Comments, now known as, is back again, and has its own blogsite.  No small feat for a completely un-techie lady but thanks are due in large measure to the guys at, especially two HAPPINESS ENGINEERS whose patience, of Job proportion, knew no bounds.  Most of the time these past 3 weeks, I did […]

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A huge landmark for this blog! – Tola Adenle

August 2, 2014


This morning, Yoruba Engagement Aṣọ Òkè reached 9,000 – nine thousand – viewership!  Check out how these Yoruba textiles and other Yoruba-related essays have muscled their ways to the top of essays on the blog.  Over a thousand checked out the market days for Aṣọ Òkè at Oje in 2013.  I did not plan it […]

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Yoruba Engagement Aso Oke reaches three thousand viewership! – Tola Adenle

August 21, 2013


On March 12, 2013, this blog reached a first for a single post:  Yoruba Engagement Aso Oke earned its first thousand viewership, and with other titles on Yoruba textiles, textile technology and Aso Oke for various occasions and from different eras flexing their historical and social muscles, the idea that an area of my blog had […]

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Search Engine Terms for 30 days ending August 14, 2013

August 15, 2013


Search Engine Terms for 30 days ending 2013   Source:     AUGUST 15, 2013. 8:13:55 p.m. [GMT]

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2012: Where did Emotan readers come from? –

May 30, 2013


NOTE:  The darker the shade of blue, the higher the statistics.  The whites had not – apparently – heard of this blog but we’ll see at the end of 2013 if the picture is different. Now, if only I could write something – and tag it properly – to interest Angolans, Namibians – or far […]

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Blog Landmark: a single post reaches a thousand-mark readers! – Tola Adenle

March 12, 2013


Well, we did it, and a big thanks to you all, dear friends: those who knock various doors/ – links, search engines and words of mouth – to reach me; those on my chunky e-rolodex – an ancient term in a high-tech age, and constitute the base of my readers by getting most postings on […]

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

February 1, 2013


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:   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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October 2012 Update: Where emotanafricana blog readers are coming from:

October 20, 2012


STATS OF COUNTRY VIEWS Feb 25 to Oct 20 201 [132] SOURCE: blog readers come from many countries of the world – well over a hundred.  And while I’d like to imagine there must be hundreds of these visitors who are Nigerians in Diaspora, there are many who are non-Nigerians from mails I […]

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