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chikungunya

chikungunya

Chinkungunya; Another Mosquito situation Tweets from the official account of the World Health Organization (WHO) have been flooding my Twitter timeline. A particular topic caught my interest. Tweets about a disease called ‘Chikungunya’ were difficult to ignore. Maybe it’s the name, quite funny, chikungunya , couldn’t help laughing. Sounds like something from Naruto. When I … Continue reading chikungunya

Our Guns Face The Earth – A Dirge for Kofi Awoonor

Our Guns Face The Earth A dirge for Kofi Awoonor… We return from the hunt Without antelopes hanging From our stalks With no leopard skins Flung across our chest With our guns facing the earth The sand loaded canoe Has been tipped over by the hippo How shall we tell it Someone tell it for … Continue reading Our Guns Face The Earth – A Dirge for Kofi Awoonor

What  if  Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

What if Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

  Davido’s ‘’e ma dami duro’’ song unknown to him released a melodious rhythm that broke the veil between the two worlds living side by side in Nigeria. Husy was annoyed when she got the memo on her phone. The verse ‘’aninino’’ had Nino  which means open the door. Date 23rd May 2013. Mission code … Continue reading What if Davido’s song broke the veil between the two worlds.

What If Travelling Into The Future Is possible

What If Travelling Into The Future Is possible

Nwaokafor Francis, Yenagoa Mike finds a way to travel into the future only to find out it wasn’t a future worth witnessing.   ****** November, 2077 Lagos Island “No DNA match in our data bank, sir!” said one of the men in the room. “How is that possible?” rasped the commander. I squirmed. From the little … Continue reading What If Travelling Into The Future Is possible

What If Cyborgs Are Employed To Tackle Terrorism

What If Cyborgs Are Employed To Tackle Terrorism

Hymar David University of Benin, Benin City. Mechanical soldiers are created to tackle terrorists…at a terrible price. _______ He stood before the huge monitor amidst the drones of machines and electronic circuits. Behind him, the two Japanese lay dead with bullets in their heads. His thumb hovered over the T button. A move that would … Continue reading What If Cyborgs Are Employed To Tackle Terrorism

What if Warri was a country: Warri 2052

What if Warri was a country: Warri 2052

Bio Name : Aghogho Sam Location : Lagos (Federal Republic of Nigeria) Summary: After Warri’s secession from Nigeria, the oil rich nation joined the ranks of  developing countries. But did this development in Warri change the outdated mindsets and traditions of the people ?   ———————————————————————————————————————————- When Warri Republic was declared an independent state, everyone … Continue reading What if Warri was a country: Warri 2052