I ran out of the house like one chased by mad dogs. Even though I was the dullest student at my village school, I could tell time faster than Queen Eliza of Switzerland. This morning, as I wore the bright red sandals I had borrowed from Janet my roommate, I felt my excitement build. ‘Me! … Continue reading Senorita The Lagos Chick ‘A Call To Audition’
Morning came sooner than expected. I yawned and stretched my body while smiling tenderly as I remembered my ordeal with Shade’s man two nights ago before he left for Ilorin. I stepped out of the room and headed towards the small urinal area I shared with over fifty other tenants, the toilet was dirty as … Continue reading SENORITA THE LAGOS CHICK – ‘Painting Town to Sure levels!’
I knew deep within me that Lagos would be this way but I never expected it to be this tough. From the day I left my village, I have been involved in one hassle or the other. Luck was my greatest undoing and I was doomed to its channel of predestined problems. This morning even … Continue reading SENORITA THE LAGOS CHICK – ‘Welcome to Lagos’
The day was growing dark and yet he had not come. Tunde, the love of her life, her soul mate, the one she dreamt of, every night. She glanced at the clock for the umpteenth time and sighed in worry, it was already seven o’clock and her parents would be home soon. “Tunde why? Tunde please … Continue reading Life of a very Funky Naija Teenager ( Raging Hormones)
It was a school day but she still lay in bed feigning sleep. Around her was the hustle of her kid brothers. ‘They could be really boring especially Thomas who always made it a habit of chewing his socks before wearing them’, she thought. They had, had their baths and were already battling with their … Continue reading The Life of a Very Funky Naija Teenager – Her First Crush
Annabel chewed at her lower lip as she stared at what was left of her money, she gulped as her stomach growled in protests of hunger. It was getting dark and they hadn’t reached the bus park. Even if they had, she didn’t know the difference, this was her first time of coming to Lagos. … Continue reading A Change Of Plans
NANCY’S DIARY IS ABOUT A NORMAL NIGERIAN TEENAGER WHO HAS GONE THROUGH NUMEROUS EXPERIENCES AND HAVING NO ONE TO TALK TO, SHE CONFIDES IN A DIARY THAT IS NOT EVEN HER OWN, THIS IS THE FIRST PART OF NANCY’S DIARY IN VIEW OF MANY MORE TO COME.