Roommates: Episode 5

Celebrity Roommates! Georgina came through the door first. She took off her shoes and started removing her accessories. ‘Georgina, are you sure you are okay?’ April asked. ‘You’ve been awfully quiet since we were in the taxi.’ Georgina turned suddenly

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Flash Story: Burnt!

Daniel Nkado James burst into the house and flung his briefcase aside. He dropped on the couch and jerked his tie off. The anger was aflame in him. It blazed through him, like a dry field in harmattan season; every

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Short Story: Temitope

by Daniel Nkado I never liked her. Never easy to like something so unwanted. So undesired. A haunting mistake. Like the weed she is, a weed tainting a precious garden, I had so wanted to weed her out before she

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Roommates: Episode 4

Shopping Girls! The next day was Friday. Georgina woke up early. By 8:30 she was already dressed for school. ‘Ladies, I’m leaving,’ she said, her handbag hanging from her shoulder. ‘You guys not coming?’ ‘It’s my lecture-free day today,’ April

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Short Story: Untouched

by Daniel Nkado I should be about fifteen when Paul came to live with us. My mother said he was from Ukpo, but he didn’t speak Igbo like them. That their colliding accent, each word knocking off the other before

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Roommates: Episode 3

Bishop Georgina! Georgina woke up first that morning. She reached into her bag and brought out a big bible. She opened it, read a passage and closed it back. She tapped April first, and then Loveth. The two twisted and

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Roommates: Episode 2

Who’s Leavin’? As soon as Georgina entered the bathroom and banged the door behind her, Loveth quickly joined April on the bed. ‘Where did you pick that girl from?’ she asked in a hushed voice. ‘She helped me retrieve my

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Flash Story: Hope Unlost

by Obioma Okafor She was sure her mother is dead. Even before she answered the phone, the caller’s name had passed the message. And then Ejike’s voice, the tension in it as he stuttered through, ‘Ngozi, you need to come

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Joke: Akpos And Kids

by Zeus The Nigerian Government recently announced to pay all men with 5 children and above 1million Naira annual salary. Akpos heard the news and said to his wife, “Ekaette, I have a kid with my girlfriend, I am going

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