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The Articulation of Grievances

(A story about Fuel Subsidy Removal, in three Acts)   ACT ONE A conversation between Peace (P), a housemaid, and Akpos (Akp), a driver   Akp:  “Peace, Peace!” P: “Na me be dat o.” Akp: “Ehen, Peace, wetin your Oga talk say you do sef?” P: “Ah ah, Akpos why you go dey ask me … Continue reading The Articulation of Grievances

The Wisdom of King Solomon – a Fuel Subsidy remix

Two women came to King Solomon to have an argument settled. “Please my lord” one of them began, “this woman and I live in the same house. Due to the removal of fuel subsidy, and the followed increase in fuel price, I decided to store my jerrycan of fuel in the house.  Three days later … Continue reading The Wisdom of King Solomon – a Fuel Subsidy remix