In this world, there are different types of human beings. There are the self-serving people, people who live for others, delusional people, selfish people, people who like to cause chaos and watch for amusement, money grubbers Or thrill seekers. Really, there isn’t an end to the variants of human vices and scummery on the face … Continue reading The Gaia Reset Project
Every night for the past two weeks, it has been the same dream. Just as I reach for her hands, I wake up. His image and message would come up in the middle of my dream just as I held Kemi’s hands. What does the old man want ? I thought to myself, and why … Continue reading Granddad
Episode 2: The Praying Mantis Day: 1 Month: February Year: 2060 Time: 8:30 PM Nonso was having a good time. He’d lost track of how many girls he’d danced with or indeed how many numbers he’d been able to get. Some of the prospects looked very promising indeed. Who needed a girlfriend when you could … Continue reading Naija 2060: Season One: Episode Two: The Praying Mantis
I drove past another street light, and the illuminations added some form of life to the falling pellets of rain. My wipers waved back and forth restlessly. It was past nine o’ clock, and the only sounds that kept me company,were the radio static, and the sound of rain pellets falling on the car, like small pebbles. … Continue reading FINISH MY BUSINESS – Part 1
Nicole Bassey, Nigeria. A raving lunatic is cured of insanity through new scientific advances but the side effects threaten his future greatly. I do not suffer insanity, I enjoy every minute–Edgar Poe Eket-Atlantic State, Deltania (Former Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria) August, 2113. It’s been fifteen years since Nigeria split into seven sister states; ten, … Continue reading What If Manic Schizophrenia Was Curable But At A Price?
Name: Nnandez Godson Aniagudo Description: A Nigerian revolutionary tries to free his people from a government mind control device. I held my breath as a soldier walked right past me oblivious to my presence there. I felt my heart pounding in my chest and was almost sure the soldier heard it too. But then … Continue reading What If Nigerians Were Being Mind Controlled By The Government?
Kakai scowled as he read the summons to the council meeting. As The Overlord of Critville, he saw first hand the plunge in quality of the planet’s exports. He had done his bit to improve things and raise standards but no -one seemed to care. The newer settlers were the worst. A … Continue reading Enestera Chronicles : Weeping Coffers Part 2
This is the first in a series called Enestera Chronicles: The Weeping Coffers. It is a sci-fi story set on Enestera,a fictional literary paradise planet modelled after Naijastories. Some characters in the series might seem familiar but they are entirely fictional and bear no semblance to any humans dead or alive. The Weeping Coffers – … Continue reading Enestera Chronicles: Weeping Coffers Part 1
ONE…TWO…THREE…ZION! Episode 3 The sun was scorching. This was one of those kind of day where you stayed in bed, turned on your air conditioning unit and watched movies while eating junk food and licking ice-creams. But rather, everyone was panting hard. Taking deep breathes and drawing on mental strength, the athletes pushed forward. The crowd cheered … Continue reading Adam Bala: 3
THE PATH OF LOVE! Episode 2 The street was quiet and dark and the sounds of the crickets and frogs could be heard from a nearby swamp. Gentle breeze rustled tree branches and leaves shook in resonance. The clock on the church tower showed 3.00am. The residents in the area were all asleep except the … Continue reading Adam Bala: 2