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Contents: E ma muu obun se aya (I.K. Dairo & His Blue Spots) -- Ariwo (Chris Ajilo and His Cubanos) -- Aye wa a kale (I.K. Dairo and His Ink Spots) -- Baby I tire (Charles Iwegbue and his group) -- Iba awon agba (Haruna Ishola and His Group) -- Chukwu Fulu m n'anya (E.C. Arinze) -- Cool cats invitation (Victor Ola-Lya and His Cool Cats) -- Iyawo Ile (Ganiyu Kale and His Guinea Mambo) -- Freedom highlife...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2016

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Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

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Summary: In this essay -- adapted from her TEDx talk of the same name -- Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, award-winning author of Americanah, offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness. Drawing extensively on her own experiences and her understanding of the often masked realities of sexual politics, here is one remarkable author's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2015

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Summary: "... Nigeria descended into Civil War in the 1967. The rock scene that developed during the following three years of bloodshed and destruction would come to heal the country."--Back cover of accompanying book.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN WAK

Contents: Oni suru (Odeyemi) (5:27) -- Sickness (Prince Nico Mbarga & Rocafil Jazz) (7:40) -- Black precious colour (Felixson Ngasia & the Survivals) (7:11) -- Africa (Sina Bakare) (5:31) -- Special secret of baby (Saxon Lee & the Shadows International) (8:45) -- Obonogbozu (Osayomore Joseph & the Creative 7) (6:50) -- Onuma dimnobi (International Brothers Band) (8:10) -- Kinuye (Don Bruce & the Angels)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Contents: Free my people (Joni Haastrup) -- You can't change a man (Christy Essien) -- Afrikana disco (Akin Richards & the Executives) -- Nam myoho renge kyo (Tee Mac) -- Greetings (Joni Haastrup) -- Ocheche (Happy song) (Don Bruce and the Angels) -- Get up and dance (Benis Cletin) -- Enoviyin (Colomachi) -- Do the funkro (Joni Haastrup) -- Living everyday (Tee Mac featuring Marjorie Barnes) -- Mr been...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Thurston, Alexander

Summary: "Drawing on sources in Arabic and Hausa, rare documents, propaganda videos, press reports, and interviews with experts in Nigeria, Cameroon, and Niger, Alexander Thurston sheds new light on Boko Haram's development. He shows that the group, far from being a simple or static terrorist organization, has evolved in its worldview and ideology in reaction to events. Chief among these has been Boko...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 THU

Various

Contents: Mbre Isong (Intro) / Isadico Dance Band -- Nyong Eyen Unen / Cross River Nationale -- Eyen Erong Nwa / The Visitors -- Akam Itoro Abasi / Mansion -- Akananwan Isong Idung / Monica Isaac -- Top Eyop Odo / Emmanuel Ntia -- Akwa Idim / The Sea Lions -- Suk Usan Idang (Interlude) / Charles Duke -- Eti Eyenekla / Isadico Dance Band -- Akan Anwan Isong Idung / The Doves -- Mma Ama Mbo / Mary Afi...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Comb & Razor 2017

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Sesay, Isha

Summary: The host of "CNN Newsroom Live" presents a definitive account of Boko Haram's 2014 abduction of two hundred seventy-six Chibok schoolgirls, sharing first-person insights based on the author's escape with twenty-one survivors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.325 SES

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Campbell, John

Summary: As the "Giant of Africa" Nigeria is home to about twenty percent of the population of Sub-Saharan Africa, serves as Africa's largest producer of oil and natural gas, comprises Africa's largest economy, and represents the cultural center of African literature, film, and music. Yet the country is plagued by problems that keep it from realizing its potential as a world power. Boko Haram, a radical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 966.9 CAM

Onyeabor, William.

Contents: Body and soul (10:08) -- Atomic bomb (7:51) -- Good name (10:08) -- Something you'll never forget (10:07) -- Why go to war (9:06) -- Love is blind (7:57) -- Heaven and Hell (4:03) -- Let's fall in love (7:23) -- Fantastic man (6:27).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Luaka Bop 2013

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Kuti, Fela

Contents: CD 1. Lady (13:50) ; Shakara (13:26) ; Gentleman : edit version (11:00) ; Water no get enemy : edit version (9:50) ; Zombie (12:24) ; Sorrow tears and blood (10:16) ; No agreement. Part 2 (7:53) -- CD 2. Roforofo fight (15:37) ; Shuffering and shmiling. Part 2 (12:20) -- Coffin for head of state. Part 2 (7:53) ; ITT. Part 2 (13:41) ; Army arrangement. Part 2 (17:00) -- O.D.O.O. : edit version...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Barclay 2002

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Oyelana, Tunji.

Contents: Disc 1: Ojo -- Lisabi Egba -- Ipasan -- Osekere -- Fiya jemi -- Ifa -- Ogun Adubi -- Agba lo de -- Iwo ko lo dami -- Omoba d'eru ri -- Jewele jewele -- To whom it may concern.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soundway Records 2011

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Contents: Nwantinti/Die die (Ify Jerry Krusade) -- Rough rider (instrumental) (the Hygrades) -- Deiyo deiyo (Akpuwunlobi) (the Hykkers) -- Wrinkar experience (Soundway) -- Breakthrough (the Funkees) -- Mr. Bull Dog (original 45 version) (the Mebusas) -- Don't take me for a ride (Foundars 15) -- Eti ufok (Ceejebs) -- Yem efe (Tony Grey Super 7) -- Akwa kayi ji bia nuwa (the Identicals) -- Blacky Joe...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soundway 2010

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Obioma, Chigozie

Summary: "Told from the point of view of nine-year-old Benjamin, the youngest of four brothers, The Fishermen is the Cain and Abel-esque story of an unforgettable childhood in 1990s Nigeria. When their father has to travel to a distant city for work, the brothers take advantage of his extended absence to skip school and go fishing. At the forbidden nearby river, they encounter a madman who predicts that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OBI

Habila, Helon

Summary: On April 14, 2014, 276 girls from the Chibok Secondary School in northern Nigeria were kidnapped by Boko Haram, the world's deadliest terrorist group. Most were never heard from again. Acclaimed Nigerian novelist Helon Habila, who grew up in northern Nigeria, returned to Chibok and gained intimate access to the families of the kidnapped to offer a devastating account of this tragedy that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Global Reports 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 968.9 HAB

Nigeria Fuji Machine

Summary: "Syncho Sound System & Power features the music of Nigeria Fuji Machine, which includes some of the country's finest Fuji master drummers and singers, and is newly recorded by Soul Jazz Records in Lagos, Nigeria.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2018

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Cole, Teju.

Summary: "Visiting Lagos after many years away, Teju Cole's unnamed narrator rediscovers his hometown as both a foreigner and a local. A young writer uncertain of what he wants to say, the man moves through tableaus of life in one of the most dynamic cities in the world: he hears the muezzin's call to prayer in the early morning light, and listens to John Coltrane during the late afternoon heat. He...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

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Peel, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lawrence Hill Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.27282 PEE

Cole, Teju.

Summary: Returning to Lagos after several years in New York City, a young Nigerian writer rediscovers his hometown as both a foreigner and a local while reconnecting with old friends, comparing Lagos to the home of his memory and realizing how he himself has changed.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC COL

Fela

Contents: Koola Lobitos 64-68. Highlife time (5:22) -- Omuti tide (3:50) -- Ololufe mi (5:16) -- Wadele wa robin (4:05) -- Laise lairo (4:11) -- Wayo (1st version) (4:41) -- The '69 L.A. sessions. My lady frustration (6:58) -- Viva nigeria (3:45) -- Obe (3:12) -- Ako (2:40) -- Witchcraft (5:25) -- Wayo (3:27) -- Lover (6:08) -- Funky horn (4:42) -- Eko (4:12) -- This is sad (5:19).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Wrasse Records 2001

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Fela

Contents: Shuffering and shmiling -- No agreement -- Dog eat dog (instrumental).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: MCA Records 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN Kuti

Kuti, Femi.

Summary: Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti popularly known as Femi Kuti, is a Nigerian musician and the eldest son of afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Label Maison 2010

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Nwaubani, Adaobi Tricia

Summary: Based on interviews with young women kidnapped by Boko Haram, this novel is the story of a girl taken from her home in Nigeria and her harrowing fight for survival in the forest where she is forced to follow her captors' radical beliefs and watch her best friend succumb to them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2018

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Contents: Ewure ile komoyi ode (Haruna Ishola & his Àpàlà group) (2:58) -- Aboyin ile (Adebukonla Ajao and her group) (3:01) -- Adura fun osiwowo (Rapheal Ajide and his Àpàlà group) (2:59) -- Orin to mo gbon wa (Haruna Ishola & his Àpàlà group) (3:03) -- Agilinti lomu (R. A. Tikalosoro and his group) (2:56) -- A. B. D. Alawiye (Adebukonla Ajao and her group) (2:53) -- Asa ko gbodo wole gbeiyele (Haruna...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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