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Coming of Age – Davina Philomena Kawuma
COMING OF AGE Davina Philomena Kawuma Age 8. The student teacher’s slap leaves me in a daze. Why me? I’m ...
An Oak Tree Dies Slowly – Ani Kayode Somtochukwu
AN OAK TREE DIES SLOWLY Ani Kayode Somtochukwu I When we were boys, we wanted to grow into men. Rock ...
The Landscape of Tally, an Inheritance – Oluwatobi Afolabi
THE LANDSCAPE OF TALLY, AN INHERITANCE Oluwatobi Afolabi Someone once told me lies are necessary. I agree. Some lies are ...
A Day in the Life of H2-5.370.182 – Nnamdi Anyadu
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF H2-5.370.182 Nnamdi Anyadu Ijeoma walks to the stand where shopping baskets are lined up ...
A Brief History of Three Kolos – Tega Ogenechovwen
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THREE KOLOS Tega Oghenechovwen The first leaned against the gate of my mother’s bungalow in Warri, ...