dating a borderline personality disorder - Major events pre dating 1750
-1893: Oil Rivers Protectorate renamed Niger Coast Protectorate with its capital at Calabar.-1890's: British Journalist Flora Shaw, later wife of Lord Frederick Lugard, suggests the name "Nigeria" after the great Niger River.-1897: The British overthrow Oba Ovonramwen of Benin.
One of the last independent West African kings.-1900: Niger Coast Protectorate was merged with the colony and protectorate of Lagos and renamed Protectorate of Southern Nigeria-1914: Formation of Nigeria under Governor Frederick Lord. Women in Abu demonstrate against high taxes and low prices of Nigerian exports.-1954: The position of Governor was created in each region after the Federal System of Government is adopted.-1958: Nigerian Armed Forces came under Federal control.
The Holy Year of Mercy starts early in this land of Africa.
A land which has suffered for years from war and hatred, lack of understanding, lack of peace; in this land of sufferings there... Giovanni Battista dei Fiorentini Eucharistic Adoration Sacrament of Reconciliation Pilgrimage through the Holy Door in various language groups (You will arrive... Opening Penitential Celebration with Pope Francis in Saint Peter's Basilica. Confessions and Eucharistic Adoration will begin in the following churches: - Nostra Signora del Sacro Cuore (Piazza Navona) - Santa Maria in Trastevere (Piazza Santa Maria in...
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