Spiritually.... East is spoken about in positive terms.... It affirms the sun rising from East. It speaks of wise men from the East... (Pesian shorlars with a mastery of the Zodiacs and stars) But anything about Nigeria works opposite....
You rarely see a Northerner openly speak with hate for the herdsmen but many easterners speak with hate for the IPOB leader who devoted his life to fairness for his people as he sees fit... a man who lost his parents to the struggle for his people's emancipation.
People from the North don't openly speak with hate for their militants.... hatred for your people and leaders does not make you wise and patriotic.
It only set you up for destruction by alien conquerors...... While we hold reservations for some of our leaders and activists... it is a dangerous mindset to seek their disgrace and fall.

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