Tragedy – Foot bridge of death

Just picked up this story. In the light of my outrage towards homophobic African leaders, it’s clear that the fuss is a mare distraction; from real issues, that affect livelihoods, socially and economically – like this tragedy ..’ Murderers no less.

Aremuorin.me – Footbridge 5

Children’s going to school just to get education using this wooden bridge as a passage  and unfortunately the bridge fell down with them which cause them to loose their lives. R.I.P to them. Shame for African leaders to see.


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Greed and political corruption leads to these tragedies ..’

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While these barbaric politicians have mansions and swiss accounts abroad they cant build a simple footpath !!!

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Evil !!!! Yet they have a lot to say to hypocritically crucify the lgbt communities in Africa. This is murder its self. In African poor communities they don’t have alternatives as such to get to school. 

This was supposed to be their route out of poverty not to their untimely deaths. You murdered them with your insatiable corruption and remorseless ignorance.

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We kill ourselves with ignorance

Some black people are the ones killing their own furtherence with their backward mindset stuck in a time zone refusing to expand with the rest of humanity lovingly. I get self preservation but I don’t get self destruction coloured ignorance. No escuse ..’

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Why would you dress yourself like this like a wall paper – branded with Louis Vuitton?

This article floating on the net justifies itself ..’

“Good morning all For those of you who heard it, this is the article Dee Lee was reading this morning on a New York radio station. For those of you who didn’t hear it.
                                  

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THEY ARE STILL OUR SLAVES We can continue to reap profits from the Blacks without the effort of physical slavery Look at the current methods of containment that they use on themselves: IGNORANCE, GREED, and SELFISHNESS.

Their IGNORANCE is the primary weapon of containment. A great man once said, “The best way to hide something from Black people is to put it in a book.” We now live in the Information Age. They have gained the opportunity to read any book on any subject through the efforts of their fight for freedom, yet they refuse to read. 

There are numerous books readily available at Borders, Barnes & Noble, and Amazon.com, not to mention their own Black Bookstores that provide solid blueprints to reach economic equality (which should have been their fight all along), but few read consistently, if at all.

GREED is another powerful weapon of containment. Blacks, since the abolition of slavery, have had large amounts of money at their disposal. Last year they spent 10 billion dollars during Christmas, out of their 450 billion dollars in total yearly income (2.22%).

Any of us can use them as our target market, for any business venture we care to dream up, no matter how outlandish, they will buy into it. Being primarily a consumer people, they function totally by greed. They continually want more, with little thought for saving or investing.

They would rather buy some new sneaker than invest in starting a business. Some even neglect their children to have the latest Tommy or FUBU, And they still think that having a Mercedes, and a big house gives them “Status” or that they have achieved their Dream.
They are fools! The vast majority of their people are still in poverty because their greed holds them back from collectively making better communities.

With the help of BET, and the rest of their black media that often broadcasts destructive images into their own homes, we will continue to see huge profits like those of Tommy and Nike. (Tommy Hilfiger has even jeered them, saying he doesn’t want their money, and look at how the fools spend more with him than ever before!). 

They’ll continue to show off to each other while we build solid communities with the profits from our businesses that we market to them.
SELFISHNESS, ingrained in their minds through slavery, is one of the major ways we can continue to contain them. One of their own, Dubois said that there was an innate division in their culture. 

A “Talented Tenth” he called it. He was correct in his deduction that there are segments of their culture that has achieved some “form” of success. However, that segment missed the fullness of his work. They didn’t read that the “Talented Tenth” was then responsible to aid The Non-Talented Ninety Percent in achieving a better life. Instead, that segment has created 
another class, a Buppie class that looks down on their people or aids them in a condescending manner. 
They will never achieve what w
e have. Their selfishness does not allow them to be able to work together on any project or endeavor of substance. When they do get together, their selfishness lets their egos get in the way of their goal Their so-called help organizations seem to only want to promote their name without making any real change in their community. 

They are content to sit in conferences and conventions in our hotels, and talk about what they will do, while they award plaques to the best speakers, not to the best doers. Is there no end to their selfishness? They steadfastly refuse to see that TOGETHER EACH ACHIEVES MORE (TEAM). 

They do not understand that they are no better than each other because of what they own, as a matter of fact, most of those Buppies are but one or two pay checks away from poverty. All of which is under the control of our pens in our offices and our rooms.

Yes, we will continue to contain them as long as they refuse to read, continue to buy anything they want, and keep thinking they are “helping” their communities by paying dues to organizations which do little other than hold lavish conventions in our hotels. By the way, don’t worry about any of them reading this letter, remember, ‘THEY DON’T READ!!!!

Can We Prove them (whites) wrong ? That’s a question African leaders must answer. Please pass this on! After Reading it.”
While we remain so – other races are taking advantage rightly so.

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Aremuorin 

I am a writer, musician and producer from London born and raised; partly in Nigeria to Nigerian parents. My music compares with Asa or Sade..’ I record as ‘Anthony Everest‘.

​So #black #men do #braid their #hair in case you just found out. Dear #Nigerians who #trawl me in blogs with their #negative antics. Go #out #more ..’ 

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Some of the #horrific comments about me cuz of my look on social media are just #uncivilised. Makes me feel sometimes why am I #black? 

I never get that from other races ..’ Only blacks. And mainly Nigerians #TBH. It #always has to be #rude for them ..’ 

Terrence Trent Darby and Mini Vanilli are prime examples..’ #MercyfulGrace #MusicBusiness #Image 

I don’t live in or out of boxes labelled. What U see is what U get. I stay swell. #Loveliness always. No #rain on my mind. Sweet #melodies like that. Songs of thanksgiving ..’ 

By Aremuorin 

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#Aremuorin #BraidsOnFleek 

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​Life Without Black People

 

​Thank you my friend ‘Angela’ for sending me this story. I must share.

Slavery is not about 400 years ago but the effects today suppressing the black race. So we can’t get over it ..’

 – Aremuorin 

A very humorous and revealing story is told about a group of white people who were fed up with African Americans, so they joined together and wished themselves away.

They passed through a deep dark tunnel and emerged in sort of a twilight zone where there is an America without black people. At first these white people breathed a sigh of relief.

‘At last’, they said, ‘no more crime, drugs, violence and welfare.’
All of the blacks have gone! Then suddenly, reality set in. The ‘NEW AMERICA’ is not America at all – only a barren land.

1. There are very few crops that have flourished because the nation was built on a slave-supported system.

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2. There are no cities with tall skyscrapers because Alexander Mils, a black man, invented the elevator, and without it, one finds great difficulty reaching higher floors.

3. There are few if any cars because Richard Spikes, a black man, invented the automatic gearshift, Joseph Gambol, also black, invented the Super Charge System for Internal Combustion Engines, and Garrett A. Morgan, a black man, invented the traffic signals.

4. Furthermore, one could not use the rapid transit system because its procurer was the electric trolley, which was invented by another black man, Albert R. Robinson.

5. Even if there were streets on which cars and a rapid transit system could operate, they were cluttered with paper because an African American, Charles Brooks, invented the street sweeper.

6. There were few if any newspapers, magazines and books because John Love invented the pencil sharpener, William Purveys invented the fountain pen, and Lee Barrage invented the Type Writing Machine and W. A. Love invented the

Advanced Printing Press. They were all, you guessed it, Black.

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7. Even if Americans could write their letters, articles and books, they would not have been transported by mail because William Barry invented the Postmarking and Canceling Machine, William Purveys invented the Hand Stamp and Philip Downing invented the Letter Drop.

8. The lawns were brown and wilted because Joseph Smith invented the Lawn Sprinkler and John Burr the Lawn Mower.

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9. When they entered their homes, they found them to be poorly ventilated and poorly heated. You see, Frederick Jones invented the Air Conditioner and Alice Parker the Heating Furnace. Their homes were also dim. But of course, Lewis

 

Lattimer later invented the Electric Lamp, Michael Harvey invented the lantern, and Granville T. Woods invented the Automatic Cut off Switch. Their homes were also filthy because Thomas W. Steward invented the Mop and Lloyd P. Ray the Dust Pan.

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10. Their children met them at the door – barefooted, shabby, motley and unkempt.  But what could one expect? Jan E. Matzelinger invented the Shoe Lasting Machine, Walter Sammons invented the Comb, Sarah Boone invented the Ironing Board, and George T. Samon invented the Clothes Dryer.

11. Finally, they were resigned to at least have dinner amidst all of this turmoil. But here again, the food had spoiled because another Black Man, John Standard invented the refrigerator…
Now, isn’t that something? What would this country be like without the contributions of Blacks, as African-Americans?

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Martin Luther King, Jr. said, ‘by the time we leave for work, millions of Americans have depended on the inventions from the minds of Blacks.’

Black history includes more than just slavery, Frederick Douglass, Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, and Marcus Garvey & W.E.B. Dubois.
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But May God Bless You From The Depth of My Soul On Behalf All Coloured People And All of Humanity. Blackness is fierce & a force of reckoning. Keep the lies 2 yourself even if U don’t agree. We’ve got d stats ..’

While the devil is busy planting his #seeds of hate, I’m busy planting seeds of #love 💝 ..’ – #Aremuorin

Personally as a black musician. I dont need to sabotage or steal others creativity for mine to shine thru. That’s what fcuked up people do ..’

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Migration of African Music – ‘To The West’.

​Great News. Nominated by #Afriff for Best Documentary and I’m featured in it ..’ – Aremuorin 

#MercyfulGrace #afriff2016 #NollyWood #Aremuorin 

‘Migration of African Music’ has been selected to participate in the documentary film competition of Africa International Film.

#Festival #afriff2016 to be held 13th -20th November 2016. Screening will take place in Lagos, #Nigeria.

I am so proud. My first documentary and up for an award. I nearly said no. Just watched it. It’s really good ..’ Im so proud of myself. Finally done something good with my life. 

Thank you Jesus.  I see now why it’s nominated for an African International Film Festival for Best Documentary. The banter and jokes man ..’ If you are in Lagos I suggest, go catch it. It’s not going public for a while ..’

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I was scouted at a Nollywood red carpet premier for a Nicholas Beveney’s (The Kings) movie by an obscure director from Ben TV. I actually nearly turned him down cuz the project he sold to me originally failed. 

So, I was very sceptic and nearly pissed off, the director,  of this other documentary – he brought to me. 
But Temi Obadina was so Godly and patient. He taught me patience with a ‘C.A.P.I.T.A.L – P’.

Thank you Temi for working with me. Onwards up. This is just the beginning of greatness. You deserve it. Amen

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Kiss Me Baby – Live ..’

Hoping this little number from the Ep wets you a little ..’

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‘Racism’ – What Would You Do

What would you do? I was in Knightsbridge, last week, at the bar with 2 white musicians, colleagues – saying hello to them …

Then, a white waitress wanted to walk pass-through us. What does she do? She puts her hand on my shoulder and pushes me out of the way, without a word, or looking back – as she made her way through.

Now – Do I kick up a storm, complain or retaliate. The funny part is, it was like a dream, that I even asked the friends with me, – did she she just push me out of the way. They just stood their looking at each other – motionless.

I used the term friends loosely, politely – as they are more colleagues than friends. If – they were genuinely, my friends (as it’s transpired), they would have done something. So, they are the least of my concerns. I’m pretty sure their version will be ‘I saw nothing’, politely. I’m more concerned with how to defend myself, or confront this ugly issue in future, because it is going to happen again – to someone, somewhere, who is of an ethnic minority origin. Especially, when in an organisation run by non-ethnic minors. This really breaks my heart – for real!

Actually, it gets better – as she walked away, she left her hands on my shoulder – until she was out of reach. My instinctive, bewildered reaction was, asking the guys with me – ‘Did she just …’. Then, I said to them – ‘Rude – How Rude’, until it faded on my lips. Till now, I’m still baffled. Who put that sh*t in her head – in 2015. When we talk of institutional racism – bigotry is deep! …’ I would never do that to anyone, in spite of their race or gender ..’ My DNA won’t champion bigotry.

Desperately wanted to say something, at least to the manager – but I kid you not, it was, and is, still a part shock, suprise and day dream. So, I was torn between the 3. Like – Really! I recall, taking a good look at her a few times throughout the evening, almost wanting to burst out with the wrong things to say to her – even thou they felt so right at the time, but resisted. Would like to think, I know better than that – to be caught up. Mercy! Racism is easy. No is all we need to say. Happy New Year – Everyone!

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Happy New Year – Aremuorin

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Alive, well, sanctified blessed and knowing where to turn in the midst of chaos and confusion .’ Psalm 23 ..’ Boom !!! Jesus has a place. Jesus has a space. For me, and for you. Jesus has the grace ..’ HNY, to everyone. Have a Booty-Full, Marvellous, Ripped Apart one !!! Amen :: To be alive is gracious, itself enough. Just making the most of life ..’ Wake up people ..’ To 2015 – I can’t wait.

“THIS IS MY HAPPY NEW YEAR MESSAGE TO EVERYONE. MAY YOU LIVE, AND LIVE, AND LIVE LOVE ALL OVER AGAIN”. Amen ::

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‘Thanksgiving’ – When You Win

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It’s humbling to realize, I won in the same category that ‘Tiwa Savage’ was in – for Best Entertainment – GAB Awards 2014.

God is good (to me) and full of wonderful surprises. Little signs and wonders he gives (to me – to remind me), it will be okay. Gods time is the best :: The Lord Is My Shepherd, I shall not want – Amen :: Keep the faith folks.

Anything is possible if you believe and work harder, towards your goals in life. Have a good week ahead!. What God will do, is priceless and has no measure. Watch this space. He said in the bible. Avenge is mine ..’ Let me do it. Amen!

I stand corrected. Mercy – Humble me once more – and, all over again! Less, I fall, into the devils snare(s) – once more. As you have called, the chosen ones, the chosen ones, will be elevated, come what may.I believe.

That key belongs to me …’ No other person can unlock that door to my destiny – with it, cuz it was designed, exclusively, for me and only me! The rest is a waste of time – for anyone – thinking otherwise, attempted-ly.

Mercy – The Blood of Jesus. This status just got deep! I better start praying anew, and all over again. This is a question of faith.

I surely do believe.

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