Category Archives: Fiction


Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 20-The Separation

“Tisha tisha!!”The guards hailed him as he stepped into the palace. “No one is home,they all went to grace an important function. Its just the Princess that’s around,she couldn’t go because she wasn’t feeling too well” Asake explained when she saw him. “Wait! Let me inform her, she hasn’t woken up yet today,she couldn’t sleep […]



The chauffeur opened the door of the white Rolls-Royce for her. He bowed while she hopped in. He closed the door with his two hands, out of courtesy rather than necessity. Like a soldier walks to the station, he hastened his steps, making a semi-circle to the driver’s door, opened and in no time settled […]

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Ahmad The Terrorist 5b

I was busy listening to them when a nurse entered the ward to administer the afternoon dose of drugs to the patients and one of them threw the question at her. “Is it true that the last child of the Sultan of Dadin Kowa survived that gruesome attack?” “Yes, in fact he is being treated […]


Film Set – A contemporary story by Tony Ogunlowo

Nollywood, the Nigerian film industry is the third largest in the world, just after Bollywood and Hollywood, churning out thousands of movies per annum in a highly competitive straight-to –DVD market. It’s also home to divas, pretentious studs and wannabes. Ordinary people who have been plucked from obscurity, and overnight, have become household names, their […]

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Ahmad The Terrorist 5a

CHAPTER 3 I was sitting with my father in the throne room that fateful day and my father was lecturing me on how to rule an Emirate with truthfulness. He used the recent incident about one of the elders of the clan who took bribe and judged a case in favour of the person that […]

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Ahmad The Terrorist 4d

On their way to their huts from Waheed’s hut Zainab broke the silence to ask Asabe if she had any quarrel with their husband and she shook her head slowly. “I don’t understand our husband he seems to be worried over something. Did he tell you of anything that is troubling his mind?” Zainab asked […]