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The Blood Is Also On Our Hands

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crying-woman

4th June, 2012

I wrote this the day after the Dana Air crash where we lost 153 people, five of whom I knew back in Zaria.

There are two things we need to stop doing if we don’t want a repeat occurrence of yesterday’s sadness, (a) praying, praying and praying with absolutely no change in our character and (b) castigating the government and absolving ourselves of all the blame.  Let me explain.

I’ll share four scenarios with you, some from my own experience and some from experiences of friends.  None of these scenarios involves someone in government, no, it is all us, the common man, who is supposedly innocently suffering under our evil government. Read the rest of this entry

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