It has kept many in dilemma, because they couldn’t afford it, as though it is food or money. Though the society wouldn’t take a great man by virtue of natural skills and talent; if he hadn’t anyone in his file or paper-bank. But is this how it should really be? Well, what has been has … Continue reading Is Certificate Too Important For Showing One’s Expertise?
Maybe it was the interviewer’s AC that was malfunctioning or the prospect of having to (effectively) sign my life away. But whatever it was, that heat was hotter than N1000 Suya consumed at 12noon inside a jam-packed Moluwe…in stand-still traffic. Where’s a lawyer when you need one? I had practised all damn night for this … Continue reading F.E.A.R (Part 2)
Looking For Caro Some mornings you wake up and you just don’t want to get out of bed. You just don’t feel like getting up, the bed is too comfy, your eyes just wouldn’t light up, your limbs wouldn’t bulge. On such mornings, you just have to get up, because there’re meals to cook, classes … Continue reading Caro
A story that explores the issues surrounding domestic service. It was offertory time and the drumming by Zumunta Mata charged the church as parishioners marched on towards the altar. While waiting to take my turn on the growing line, I flipped the bulletin to the back, to read the notices. Somewhere tucked towards the page’s … Continue reading Houseboy Needed
I thanked her profusely for the beverage and a few sips later, I was feeling right and dandy, the cold seeping out of my bones. After draining the entire cup but wishing I could have another, but not wanting to be too forward nor take her hospitality for granted, I approached her desk and properly … Continue reading E go better (3 of 3)