Category Archives: Fiction

The Okihua black waters – Part 2

When Papa was finally resuscitated, an hour had dragged past. The sun had began to climb higher into the sky. Ikenna was sweating hard from the heat and his effort along side many others, gathered to help Papa. ‘Are you okay Papa Ikenna?’ called an elderly man who was unrecognizable to Ikenna given his very … Continue reading The Okihua black waters – Part 2

Nigerian Landlords; The Owner Of The House You Live In Is your True Boss

  Even the closed bedroom door could not shield the shrill of the door bell. I woke up and switched on my mobile to check the time. It was very early. We had moved to a new place and the visits of the usual newspaper vendor or NEPA man or maid or the laundry guy … Continue reading Nigerian Landlords; The Owner Of The House You Live In Is your True Boss

Dr Kill-and-go; What Is The Fate Of The Wandering Visitor?

Dr Kill-and-go; What Is The Fate Of The Wandering Visitor?

  “MAN can become a God anytime, He can be a philanthropist by being charitable And can donate his body and organs like a banana tree He can melt like a burning candle which gives light” This is the most favourite song of Dr Kill and Go, the psychiatrist cum healer. Though he was fully … Continue reading Dr Kill-and-go; What Is The Fate Of The Wandering Visitor?

Kismet 5

Femi turned on the tape recorder and faced the young woman seated before him. He inhaled deeply and smiled at her. “Miss or Mrs Catherine?” He asked as she snorted and looked away. “Okay, I’ll just call you Catherine” he said but when she did not reply, he continued. “Tell me about your relationship with … Continue reading Kismet 5