|Priceless Family Photos
|Rare photos of my larger family
|Ikot-Ekpene, southeastern Nigeria, at the
onset of the Nigerian Civil War, 1967. In front,
from left to right are my younger brother,
Francis, on tricycle; my cousin, Nneka; me,
standing right behind Nneka; and my older
brother, Charles. Behind, from left to right are
Nkechi, my cousin, and my elder sister, Mercy.
|My mother, Josephine Efiong
(nÃ©e Abbott) in her twenties.
|The three oldest children in the
family. Left to right, Mercy, Valentine,
and Rosalyn /early 1958.
|The youngest of four siblings--my mother (second left), her mother
(in the middle), and siblings in northern Nigeria, probably in the early
|My siblings and I in Enugu, eastern Nigeria,
1977. In front is Philippa (wearing scarf). From
left to right are Valentine, Mercy, Francis,
Rosalyn, and Charles. I am standing in the
back, behind Francis.
|My parent's wedding, 1956
|Ivory Coast, 1970, baptism of my
younger sister, Philippa; she is being
carried by my mother. Her godmother
on left is the mother of General
Ojukwu, former Biafran leader