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Diary of a Boy Soldier – 2

Even nature seemed to acknowledge my arrival by the way the trees gyrated in response to the cool evening breeze that blew with a familiar melody: w-e-l-c-o-m-e t-o a w-h-o-le n-e-w w-o-r-l-d. This natural ovation continued until I got to the school’s cark park. The assembly hall was already filled with arriving candidates when I … Continue reading Diary of a Boy Soldier – 2

Diary of a Boy Soldier – 1

  Introduction by Tunde Dawodu Critic/Correspondent, Daily Times Newspaper. “The diary Of a Boy Soldier” “The Diary of a Boy Soldier,” takes its title from the sobriquet used for trainees of theNigerianMilitarySchool,Zaria. The Boy Soldier is a soldier in the making. He undergoes an intensive military and academic course for a period of six years … Continue reading Diary of a Boy Soldier – 1