(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 …

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(Episode 4) Black Widow

Adaku sat in the driver seat of her new car, with her hands on the steering wheel, and her eyes watching the setting sun. Her face was contorted with lines of deep sadness. I should be happy, she thought. After all, it was not everyday a girl got lifted out of poverty. But she could …

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 …

(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 …

(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 …