We can define a political party as an organisation that supports candidates for political office under the organisations name, or also as a body of men unified by promoting their mutual endeavours the...
My brother in law, who is a prominent doctor in Geneva and a fairly successful writer sent to me the following comments on his last visit to our country. I think they are worth a quick glimpse.He wrot...
Did you know that many of the wedding traditions and customs that we participate in today are many centuries old? For instance, did you know that the phrase "tie the knot" originated with the Roman ...
One of the commonest customs and traditions of Valentine's Day is going on dates, looking for the right companion. This practice probably descended from the popular English belief that birds chose the...
When it comes to being proposed to most people would like it to be a very special event that they will always treasure in their hearts.Whilst marriage proposals over a romantic dinner at an elegant re...
If you are an ex-pat living over seas, you are probably well versed in what we like to call the "border run." While your first run for the border, which usually occurs on around the expirati...
The renewal of marriage vows is becoming more and more common these days. Many couples use it as a way of celebrating a long and successful marriage as well as a way of showing the further commitment...
Anyone who travels regularly is aware of luggage and carry-on restrictions post 9-11. However, if you travel abroad, there are other considerations to keep in mind. No foreign country wants undesirabl...
A few weeks ago, I watched the movie "The Quiet Man" which made me think about how relationships, dating, and marriage have changed. In the movie, Shawn (John Wayne) sets his sights on a fiery Irish l...
Tags: Mandiana, Guinea Customs, Niani, Selingui, Mali, NigerOnce dawn breaks I am up again, trying to locate the facilities of this shabby place I spent the night. The couple with the motorcycle episo...