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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 6 – DA JANDY

Excerpt from episode 5: Fast forward to two weeks later, it was finally time for Ade to return to the big city and discuss the job offer which Mr. Etim had for him. Ade wasted no time in heading back to … Continue reading

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Late Night Conversations

It was a perfect evening for taking a stroll. The paths leading to the Reserve were a rustling carpet of golden leaves and the air hung heavy with the smell of dry bush and bonfires. Perry and I walked in … Continue reading

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The Home Coming

The long limbs of twilight played a slow game of police-catch-thief with the last signs of daylight. The sun had not risen when he left Lagos.  A medley of bad roads which were a fixture of bloated government budgets, and … Continue reading

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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 5 – DA JANDY

Excerpt from episode 4: Mr. Etim quickly gave him the required funds to purchase the form and past question for the entrance exam which was two months away. Ade being a brilliant young man had minimal difficulties while perusing the … Continue reading

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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 4 – DA JANDY

Excerpt From Episode 3: They exchanged pleasantries once more before Ade intimated his boss about the gift which his parents sent him to give to his boss as a show of gratitude for being so nice to their boy. “Wow … Continue reading

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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 3 – DA JANDY

Excerpt from episode 2: His mind was full with tales to tell at least he had held on to a little success in the city, his boss was well pleased with him and even gave him some money with which … Continue reading

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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 2 – DA JANDY

Excerpt from episode 1: “Kpo kpo” was the sound that emanated from his bang on Steve’s door. Steve not really expecting a visitor at that hour inquired as to who the visitor was “Who’s that?” Ade replied it was him … Continue reading

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Running To The City

It will be falsely presumed, if rather, I say that she had a certain powerful control over me. It too would mean that I hadn’t much of a choice in the matter. Also, it would definitely mean that I hadn’t … Continue reading

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The Chronicles Of Ade Abel Episode 1 – DA JANDY

It was a cold night in the small town of Amunututu. The fowlers had gone in to roost. The goats were settled in, chewing their cords. Ade went to the backyard to shut the door to the cages of the … Continue reading

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A Date With The Beasts – M.M. SULEIMAN

  The wind stood still. Somehow the trees still danced, the palm trees waved from one direction to the other, as though they listened to a jazzy beats played by the bland weather. Kasuwa was full that day, it was … Continue reading

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