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#ChallengeMe Contest For New Writers – Extended To April 30

NaijaStories is pleased to present an online writing contest in recognition of new writers. This contest aims to create awareness to upcoming writers who have joined NaijaStories of a new level of professionalism that the site requires. Writers through this contest are given opportunities to put fort their best work and effort. This contest should … Continue reading #ChallengeMe Contest For New Writers – Extended To April 30

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The Land Of My Birth

The sun was radiant, all-watching eye, its light creeping into every corner, bathing the whole world in a warm glow. The mini van cruised down a twisting road, grassy, forest green hills looming over the mountainous drive. An endless expanse of turquoise wonder, shimmering a liquid gold, stretched towards the distant horizon. The grasses looked … Continue reading The Land Of My Birth

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Eru Ti Ife – Ashes Of Love 1

CHAPTER ONE The sound of her father’s coughs filled the dingy, poorly ventilated one room apartment, ricocheting into the compound. It was currently empty- the compound, that is, which was a rare occurence. It was that time of the day, just before noon; before the noisy children would be released from school and the lazy … Continue reading Eru Ti Ife – Ashes Of Love 1

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On the Road to Makurdi: Episode 2 (The Stranger on the Bus)

I wasted no time pinging and subsequently chatting with her.  It was such a relief to read her reply.  And that was how we started chatting back and forth. Then, we graduated to sending each other voice notes. I remember the first time I sent her one of those.  All I said was: “Hi, Sewuese … Continue reading On the Road to Makurdi: Episode 2 (The Stranger on the Bus)

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