(Episode 10) Black Widow

My story 'Seven Days to Live' is up for a competition on the Imbube creative writing competition, read and vote Here.  “She is making me go crazy. She succeeded in driving me out of my husband’s house. She is now in full control of the house, and the company. What do I do, Moonshine?” Adaku …

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(Episode 1) Witch War

Since the witches went to Athelia's house to confront her, she had been lying low, only leaving her house at night. She was not ready for a war with the good witches, because her coven of black witches would not withstand the onslaught by the witches of Silver Lake. However, both band of witches were …

(Episode 8) Black Widow

Alhaji became absent from home. His young wife, Adaku, cooked and ate her food alone. She became a source of mockery from the older wives.They had told her, that she wouldn’t last before Alhaji would turn away from her. It had been two years since they married in court, but there had been no children. …

(Episode 7) Black Widow

It was Nigeria’s Independence day celebration. The country was agog with celebration, and excitement. The sky opened up its bowels, and poured down rain, but people did not mind. The country was experiencing the worst economy they had ever seen, but people still had hope, that as long as they had the fate of the …

(Episode 6) Black Widow

“Mama” Adaku shouted and rushed towards her mother, who was already falling to the ground. Uncle Andy snuck out of the house, leaving Adaku to tend to her mother. The latter beckoned on her rented driver, to help her carry her mother into the car. “Take us to the nearest hospital” she said. “But I …

Celebrating Our Nigerianess: Fun Places to Visit in Calabar.

Today on the ‘Celebrating our Nigerianess’ series, we would showcase a vacationing place in Nigeria, where you can have the most exotic vacation, and even foreigners can come and have a unique experience. Calabar is the capital of Cross-River, located in the South-South region of Nigeria. It is a seaport strategically nestled on the Atlantic …

(Episode 5) Black Widow

After so much effort to reach the amphitheater, Adaku did not find Simi there. She was perplexed and confused as to the next step to take. She decided to call Moonshine, perhaps the latter would listen to her plea this time. Moonshine picked after many rings. “It is me, Shantel” Adaku said and didn’t wait …

Celebrating Our Nigerianess: How to Start a Food Business with 10,000 naira.

The government says we are out of recession,but I dare say,the masses have felt no difference. There is so little money in circulation because people are losing jobs,and some are not getting paid regularly. But Nigeria is a land of opportunities, and with adequate knowledge, one can see these opportunities and tap into them. You …