Joshua Idehen reading out a poem on the British-Nigerian diaspora
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Identity 2016: The British-Nigerian diaspora

As part of the BBC's Identity season, letters and poems have been read out on the theme of who we are, and the things which shape us.

Poet Joshua Idehen reads out a poem on the British-Nigerian diaspora.

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As people become increasingly connected and more mobile, the BBC is exploring how identities are changing.

For more stories go to the BBC's Identity season or join the discussion on Twitter using the hashtag #BBCIdentity.