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Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18th, 2014. Garki, Abuja. 10:23AM Chika ran his hand on his head in a sweeping movement as he fixed his gaze on the laptop on his desk. The design was proving to be a much more bigger challenge than he had anticipated, his eyes squinting as he […]

Shades Of Deceit Episode 5

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 5   SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 14th, 2014. Wuse 2, Abuja. 8:15PM ‘Table for two?’ The waiter who was smartly dressed in a white shirt hidden behind a black waistcoat and tucked into a black pant trousers with a black tie to match asked, as soon as they stepped into the restaurant. Priye […]

Shades Of Deceit Episode 4

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 4 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th, 2014. Gwarimpa Estate, Abuja. 2:50AM The song filtered into her head as she drifted between sleep and reality. She had dozed off while listening to a program on radio with her phone on the bed. She knew the song. My skin is like a map Of where […]

Shades Of Deceit Episode 3

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 3   THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11th, 2014. Gwarimpa Estate, Abuja. 10:40AM Laide took her husbands’ luggage from him as he stepped into the sitting room leading the way to their bedroom. It didn’t escape her that his eyes shifted away from hers, preferring instead to draw her to himself in a warm […]

Shades Of Deceit Episode 1

Shades Of Deceit Episode 6

Shades Of Deceit Episode 1 FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7th, 2012. Gwarimpa, Abuja. 11:50AM Laide Igbinedion watched on as Priye led select members of the music group in doing a special birthday rendition for her. She nodded her head to the music, enjoying the feel of the song, oblivious of the fact that she was on the […]

BLACK SKIN LIKE ONYX

BLACK SKIN LIKE ONYX

BLACK SKIN LIKE ONYX That child without a name behind his name, you shouldn’t have had him. I say to myself. You should have allowed him have a name, every child deserves that, deserves to know whom he or she belongs to. I tell myself for the hundredth time today that it’s not my fault. […]

THE SACRED HEART

THE SACRED HEART

THE SACRED HEART Doctor Tunde could not hide the mixture of fear and surprise before him. The size of his bulging eyeballs could pick a place in the world book of records. He had never seen anything like this in his twelve years experience as an obstetrician. The once quiet state hospital had been thrown […]

NOW AND FOREVER

now and forever

NOW AND FOREVER The elegance of her dancing hit me that evening on my way to work, she was the sight that made my heart stop for a bit, the wonder that seized my breath; she was! The music she danced to was a crappy one, but you wouldn’t know that from the marvel she […]