(Episode 3) Black Widow

Adaku paced up and down, wondering what she could do, to revive Simi. While she paced, Baba Simi held his head with his hands, in confusion. He didn't know how he could handle the shame of being caught cheating, by his own daughter. "Are you just standing there, what if she is dead?" Adaku shoved …

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(Episode 2) Black Widow

After dropping her off at school, Simi went to her room which had been paid for before she arrived. It was a room in the scholarship hostel, reserved only for students on scholarship. But with money and influence, Baba Simi had secured a room for his daughter. He was ready to have her school in …

Sneak Peek: Black Widow

"You know you don't love Dembe, you are just after his money" he grabbed her arm, and spurred her to face him. Simi struggled against him, her eyes bloodshot with anger. She flung her hand away from his grip, and smacked his face with it. "Don't ever talk in that condescending manner with me. What …

(Bonus Episode) Behind Closed Doors: A Tale Of Love and War.

Safiya took a few things and moved out of the room she shared with her husband. "What are you doing, Safi?" Bashir questioned. "I am taking up another room, you can bring your mistress to live here with you" Safiya replied and left. "Oh no" Bashir thought. He had met his mother and she had …

(Episode 10) Behind Closed Doors: A Tale of Love and War

Basam explained that one of the servants had called him. Even though he said that, Safiya still felt something was amiss. The problem was, she couldn't put her finger on it. "So you saved my life?" Safiya asked, with an indecisive frown. "Yes, and your husband made me your personal doctor, until you are delivered …

(Episode 9) Behind Closed Doors… A Tale of Love and War.

For Safiya's inaugural outfit, a fashion designer based in Kano was given the contract to make a bespoke dress for her. Safiya and Becca went to the fashion house, to get Safiya's measurement taken. When they left the fashion house, Safiya requested for ice-cream. Since she fell pregnant, she had developed an ice-cream craving. Becca …

(Episode 8) Behind Closed Doors… A Tale of Love and War.

Bashir went back to join the party, hurt by Becca's rejection. What had come over her, he wondered. He smiled when he saw Safiya walk towards him. Her beauty was innocent, just like an angel's. They weren't wild or intoxicating, like Becca's. "Bashir, I have been looking everywhere for you. Come, let me introduce you …