The Twist of Fate (2)

The Twist of Fate (2)

                            Many Dinner Dates After Tade was getting all dramatic about the dinner date turned engagement night. There were so many merry makers at the French-styled bistro, and they all appeared focussed on the unfolding episode as Tade dropped on a knee, his searching eyes moving from her eyes to the engagement ring in his … Continue reading The Twist of Fate (2)

Ahmadu Bello University of Zaria

*Instances of Nigerian English not enclosed in quotation marks are present in this story. This is deliberate.  ABU is the pet name of my beloved alma Mater, the famous Ahmadu Bello University of Zaria. This noteworthy spring of learning presented to every individual privileged to pass through, a microcosm of life broken into different interesting … Continue reading Ahmadu Bello University of Zaria

True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1

True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1

These stories are true life experiences i’ve had while in Public Transport on our beloved Nigerian Roads. Although its based on true occurrences, poetic license is used where necessary. Its late Saturday morning and I decided to embark on a journey from location 1 (my house) to location 4 (my destination). There are also locations 2 … Continue reading True Nigerian Transport Stories – Episode 1

One time NS Contest Judge – Chiedu Ifeozo – featured on CNN

One time NS Contest Judge – Chiedu Ifeozo – featured on CNN

CNN Inside Africa recently featured Chiedu Ifeozo, a young Nigerian poet, and one of the judges of the Vote Chronicles. Read the transcript below. Redefining African Poetry This week on Inside Africa, we take a look at the art of poetic storytelling, transformed from page to podcast, Christian Purefoy chats with Nigerian poet Chiedu Ifeozo reaches out … Continue reading One time NS Contest Judge – Chiedu Ifeozo – featured on CNN