Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Question Jam Answer

Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Question Jam Answer

By howyoudey Naija Tales from Los Angeles is fiction set in the city of Los Angeles, in the state of California, USA. The characters in the stories are members of the resident or transient Nigerian and African communities scattered throughout the city. In the last instalment, Shakara Oloje, Chidi and Ayo found themselves in jail … Continue reading Naija Tales from Los Angeles: Question Jam Answer

The diary of a Naija boy in the Diaspora XXII – Christmass without the Mass

The diary of a Naija boy in the Diaspora XXII – Christmass without the Mass

I missed home today for the first time in the Diaspora and the reason is the experience I had with a certain family, the Boltons who invited a few of us over for a festive dinner at their home. Mal and Wendy who have been married for about 35 years, invited a few of us … Continue reading The diary of a Naija boy in the Diaspora XXII – Christmass without the Mass

Love In Gamawa (1)

Love In Gamawa (1)

‘Knock, knock’… That was the sound that woke me up that morning. It was so gentle and soft yet loud enough to being me back from dreamland. At first I thought is was part of my dream but after a few more gentle knocks that sounded like the sound of a foam being hit on the mouth of a pot, a common musical instrument from the eastern part of Nigeria, I realised I had returned to the real world…