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The Reappearing

The Reappearing

The tragedy that welcomed me into Lagos city is yet to go away. At 1:00AM on some nights, Sharafadeen still visits to haunt me in ghostly nightmares. On one such night, he allured my inner self into an endless darkness and chanted clumsy lines from a certain Mount Zion song in unearthly harmonics. He lifted … Continue reading The Reappearing

Is having a Housegirl or Houseboy Illegal?

Is having a Housegirl or Houseboy Illegal?

Youths constitute the strongest force every nation has and with the right orientation, they do great things. In Nigeria, the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has a community development group saddled with the sole responsibility of anti-trafficking in persons – the ATP CD group.  This is perhaps one of the means through which governments in … Continue reading Is having a Housegirl or Houseboy Illegal?

To Love a Woman

To Love a Woman

The account, as given by James Lisandro Jnr.          Well, I am probably not in the best position to share love insights because I deliberately lack playboy exploits. But recently, in what harboured great potential for endless affection, I have skilfully played the role of a jackanapes. I have been guilty. Actually, guilt wrote me … Continue reading To Love a Woman

Spelling the Bee in Victoria Island

Spelling the Bee in Victoria Island

            According to the Wikipedia, a spelling bee is a competition, where the contestants, usually children, are asked to spell English words. Each time a contestant is unable to spell a word correctly, they are eliminated and this removal process continues until an overall winner and some runner-ups emerge. And while the Wikipedia accounts that … Continue reading Spelling the Bee in Victoria Island

NYSC Drama CD Group Discovers New Talents in Kuramo

         These days in Nigeria and with the global economic situation, classroom education is not enough to give youths a source of income. In fact, education does not guaranty employment rather, it makes students employable. As such, youths who have seen the four walls of high schools and universities with the evidence of due certificates … Continue reading NYSC Drama CD Group Discovers New Talents in Kuramo