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The Chattering Roads

You never know where your life can lead to, one moment you are sleeping peacefully in your room, the other…you screaming in a car about impact 22,000 pound Tanker on a road. One moment you can see a life of prosperity stretched indefinitely in front of you, the other minute, you are in a pool … Continue reading The Chattering Roads

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 35-The Big Blow 2

She woke up on the sixth day after several bags of drip had gone into her veins.They were already at the Indian clinic located in New Delhi. After drinking a bit of water and custard,her eyes scanned the entire room thoroughly for minutes. “What’s wrong my baby?” Olori Ayoka enquired tenderly. “Nothing Mama..I’m in severe … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 35-The Big Blow 2

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 34-The Big Blow

“Please Sir! Throw me instead!!” Olori Ayoka pleaded and held onto her daughter tightly. “You’re bigger than her,I can’t lift you. And I can’t drop both of you either,you are my leverage” he bawled devilishly. As they approached the slope,the soldiers who laid an ambush few metres away stopped shooting when they saw him lifting … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 34-The Big Blow

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 33-The Decision 2

Ireti looked frail and pale.She was engrossed in deep thoughts when she heard the door open and thought it was her regular dinner which was eko. She panted heavily when the guard threw him down next to her. She felt like she was dreaming, the moment the door was jammed against them, Ireti cried out … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 33-The Decision 2

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 31-The Kidnapping 2

He went down for dinner with his mother and sister,the dining table was laden with floral chinas housing delicious meals,from vegetable soup to fried chicken and wraps of pounded yam. “Its been almost two months already,what shall we do with her?” Lara enquired of her mother after swallowing a ball of pounded yam. “I don’t … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 31-The Kidnapping 2

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode. 30-The Kidnapping

My love,my heart,my best friend,my adviser,my counsellor. These are a few of the innumerable things you are to me,I don’t want to leave you, but I have to. Its my obligation,I don’t want my mother to get assassinated like my dad was because of me. If I leave,I’ll get married to him,my mother would be … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode. 30-The Kidnapping

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 29-The Disappearance.

They hadn’t seen each other for two and a half months. Ayike pranced around in tears like a lost puppy when she got into his company hall. “Where is your director?” She beseeched with her hands on her head. “The third office on the first floor,” The receptionist replied,everyone in the hall stared at Ayike … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 29-The Disappearance.

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 28-Torn Apart

She chose not to call him the moment she got into the country. Her sole aim was to surprise him. “Is he around?”She asked his receptionist. “No Ma,he went out with Miss Patricia” “Okay,thanks Dear” **** “My best friend” Ayike affirmed as she hugged her tightly when she arrived at home. “I’ve been cooking for … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 28-Torn Apart

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 27-The Miraculous

“Stop crying Ma. He will be healed right now.If Jesus was able to heal yesterday,he should be able to perform even greater miraculous works today” After saying this,he touched the boy’s forehead and knees and the lad was stirred up and resonated from within. “Your son has been healed Ma! Take him to the hospital … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 27-The Miraculous

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 23-The Confrontation

She was relieved when the receptionist told her to go in. Her swollen eyes were hidden by a concealer,she wore a blue knee length gown with black pump heels,a costume jewellery,golden ring and a pair of reading glasses. They were conversing delightfully when she knocked at the door. Simon jumped out of his chair the … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 23-The Confrontation

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Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 20-The Separation

“Tisha tisha!!”The guards hailed him as he stepped into the palace. “No one is home,they all went to grace an important function. Its just the Princess that’s around,she couldn’t go because she wasn’t feeling too well” Asake explained when she saw him. “Wait! Let me inform her, she hasn’t woken up yet today,she couldn’t sleep … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 20-The Separation

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Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 19-The Preparation 2

He was accosted on his way home by some scary looking thugs who gave him a black eye and a half broken rib even as they threatened him. Fortunately,a neighbour came to his rescue and took him home. His grandma was furious and most emotional when she saw him. “What have they done to my … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 19-The Preparation 2

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Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 17-The Preparation

One of the projects Theo wanted to undertake was ministering to the young pupils and students at Ayetoro Grammar School. He went with Bola, Simon,John and several other leaders to the school. Their classes consisted of rather mature students who were a bit too old for their classes. The age distribution of students was most … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 17-The Preparation

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 12-The Acquaintance 5

“You have to become more attuned to the spirit John. You’ve got the gift! But you jump into conclusions rather quickly. Stop listening to people!! Stop assuming things. Not everyone that shouts “hallelujah” in church has got a clean heart or even received salvation. That was a mistake I made when I was sent to … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 12-The Acquaintance 5

Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 11-The Acquaintance 4

The program was gloriously concluded on the third day. Apparently increased wisdom came upon Matti when John laid hands on him,his interpretation was more accurate than ever and he shared this testimony in a most funny way. The Reverend summoned all leaders to the front of the church and he stood on the pulpit,dropped his … Continue reading Orunmila’s Letter-Episode 11-The Acquaintance 4