NIGERIAN FEAR

  A pregnant woman was delivering but she was finding it very difficult. The nurses as usual yelled at her: “Push!…” But there were no signs of the baby coming forth, no matter what they did. About five minutes later, the baby’s head came out and asked: BABY: Is this Nigeria? NURSE: Yes. BABY: What…

SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (7)

  SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (7) “Are you here?” Chief asked again due to her silence “Um, what do you say?” Bola asked backed with a shaky voice but tried hard to hide it “I said, can you kill me?” Chief asked again “Kill you? What do you mean by that? Why would I want to…

SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (6)

SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (6) “Oh my God, humans are dam wicked” Nonso exclaimed as Lekan narrated all that transpired between him and Nonso. Lekan took his time to narrate how poverty jailed him after graduation due to no job and during this period he got Bola pregnant but due to negative advises from the same…

SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (5)

SHADOWS FROM BEHIND (5) Nonso has always being a notorious man due to the negative influence he got from his background; he grew up in the slums and in a bid to survive after graduating out of primary school after which his parents couldn’t afford to help him to furthermore. He started as a pocket…