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By Ejine Okoroafor-Ezediaro

"A Rose in Bloom is a latest Nigerian cum African story. it's greater than simply a normal love tale because it additionally catalogues the cultures and trials of a latest day Nigerian society.

It narrates the lifestyles a tender girl on coming of age yet even with the modernity of instances, age outdated ideals and culture approximately derail all her marriage ceremony plans.

Life within the urban and the agricultural components are unraveled because the fight among conventional tenets and western affects is traced within the lifetime of Nkiru Ubaka, the heroine of the tale. She was once born of center type mom and dad and had the presumed stable life.

On coming of age like a rose in bloom, Nkiru attracted many suitors which initiated a fight. With that settled and Nkiru now engaged and able to tie the knot yet for one more relations mystery to floor and derail the entire good laid out plans.

The tale showcases a dichotomy of rules: it really is as political because it is ethical, as sleek because it is conventional and as unique because it is established. It ruffles the feathers of Politics, faith and culture within the African context."

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