Stories

Life in UNIBEN + Ye Bloody Freshers

Great UNIBEN! Great! Hall 3...“Potter! Potter!! Go pump water!”, “Bros, who off light?”, “Hide your potter o, hot plate dey come!”... ...they are damn beautiful, from head to toe during lecture periods. My brother, see them during exam period, you will run. They are also the best Shot put players you can find around...

My Rape Story? Maybe…

It was like every other Saturday morning, the sun radiating its lights with the usual cooling effects that made Saturdays lazy days. Ok, I’m...

CADET WAS CAST: The King’s College Experience.

Wednesday afternoon, Parade ground, 4:15pm. “Paraders!” “Sir, yes sir!” “Paraders!” “Sir, yes sir!” “Are you good to go?” “Good to go, good to go, good to go sir!” “Are you motivated?!” “Motivated,...

The Devil Called JAMB

Photo credit: Ihejirika Jonathan

19 Chess

"You are hereby sentenced to twenty-five years imprisonment with hard labour" were the final words of the judge's verdict. Of course I was guilty...

Addicted

My room suddenly became arid. My skin overly sensitive, and I could feel the calm subtle air brushing against my flesh causing my inner...

Thoughtless Speech

He had just realized I was in the class. Lost in his thoughtless speech, he had raved on and on about how the Hausas...

Our Last Night Together (2)

Previous Episode - Episode 1. Click here to read. I had recovered from the somewhat excruciating pain that I felt in my left eye which...

Don’t Kill My Dreams

...to my utter disappointment, drip-drop! No water! I rush to switch on the borehole as luckily, there's light. Ha! I haven't ironed my uniform.I just pray they don't take light...

Our Last Night Together 1

I lay on the bed awake staring at the ceiling. It was so quiet that the sound from the intermittent ticking of the clock...