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By Tanure Ojaide

i myself skilled many stuff, which i've got similar right here within the first individual. occasionally I relate my observations as a witness to what's taking place round me or simply my emotions and perceptions. in spite of the fact that, I don’t desire a in basic terms self-centred story yet person who comprises different African immigrants in modern the US. i've got therefore mentioned studies of acquaintances or others i used to be informed or heard. occasionally i exploit “we” to talk jointly for African immigrants who, coming from a historically communal society into an individualistic surroundings, nonetheless see themselves as a gaggle although diversified their socio-economic statuses may be. in any case this tale is as a lot approximately my African heritage as approximately my American event; either features of my tale, regardless of adjustments, are comparable and provides one much to consider the African within the usa of America.

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