Obi always wished he was among the young men who returns from the city displaying wads of crispy clean Naira notes. As soon as he completed secondary school, he would leave for the city and he too, would show off […]
“You’d have to pick” he said, “any day you leave this house in the name of going to school, you best find a new family!”
Hands twisted behind her, she tried to voice out… “but … but everyone is going to sch […]
“Jumoke has not taken in yet o, are you sure that she is going to give me a grandchild at all?”
My mother didn’t even bother to say hello, before she began her tirades on the phone. She even suggested we go see a […]
Born of the same father, Vobu’s mother is alive while Tella’s mother died when he was born. Tella, by no fault of his, became the house slave doing the bulk of the chores.
Vobu’s only duty was to go fetch water […]
It’s been nearly two months since he got the admission to secondary school. He should be joyful, but the look on his parents’ faces, casts a dark cloud over this good news.”Pray and hope”, Daddy says, with his […]