WATCH IT!

Written by Apapa Kehinde RärèGem “You have a call” Lois called out to me. “You have a call oh” she shouted again. “Who is it?” I asked as I came out of the balcony where I was washing plates. I picked the phone that was beeping from the table after…

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MARA 6

EPISODE 6 My heart dropped! How was I going to tell her that this kind of a thing had happened? I carried the little babe in the shawl and hugged him tightly as tears gathered in my eyes. I looked at the pastor and our eyes met. He gave me…

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Mara! 4

EPISODE 4 It was relived in the lenses of my brain and eyes as if it was a digital movie shown on a LCD television! —— I sat on the gossip chair in front of the girls’ hostel where I was a serving corps’ member, pressing my runner-band supported handset.…

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Mara! 2

EPISODE 2 I thought I still had fish in this house o! As I bent down to rack my wooden cupboard for more pieces of dry fish to complete my Egusi soup, I felt a very sharp pain in my tummy. “Jesus!” I exclaimed suddenly as I quickly drew a…

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Mara! 1

  EPISODE 1 You are ten weeks pregnant! I fixed my eyes at the newly transferred gynecologist in our local clinic- Nasarawa General Hospital and my eyes dilated the more at the words that had just fallen off her mouth. “Pregnant?” I asked again and she smiled, her well-arranged set…

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Delayed!!!

Written by: Oyekunle Esther Ibukunoluwa It was unusually hot on this Wednesday afternoon that I was to see my HOD to finalize my project topic. I was already feeling frustrated at the fact that the man had rejected eight of my topics. So now, he’s asking me to bring another…

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