Category: Creative Writing

Nigeria’s corruption problem will cost it 37% of its GDP by 2030

Nigeria’s corruption problem will cost it 37% of its GDP by 2030

The problem of corruption and lack of transparency in governance in Nigeria will cost the nation 37% of its GDP by 2030 if not tackled aggressively, a recently released report by the PricewaterhouseCoopers titled ‘Impact of Corruption on Nigeria’s Economy’ says. According to the World […]

The 11 Year Old Publisher With No Published Book(s)

The 11 Year Old Publisher With No Published Book(s)

I started writing at a very early age – I’m certain it wasn’t at one. For me, writing was my major form of expression. As a certified introvert, I was constantly in my head and talked very very little. I felt more at liberty with […]

#LoveIs; Like Catching Grenades

#LoveIs; Like Catching Grenades

‘’Kaodi love? Kaodi, are you in here? Ike? I-ke?’’ It was Nkem’s voice bouncing off the walls of the chapel as she called out our names urgently. Ike stood up sharply adjusting his suit, just as Nkem walked down the aisle where we were seated […]

#LoveIs; Like A Freshly Planted Garden

#LoveIs; Like A Freshly Planted Garden

             10:46am  ‘’You look so beautiful in this light; silhouette over me; the way it brings out the blue in your eyes is the Tenerife Sea…’’  ”Your eyes aren’t blue,” he teased sleepily, whispering in my ear and pulling me […]

#LoveIs; My Loss, Your Hell.

#LoveIs; My Loss, Your Hell.

I looked wistfully as they both walked down the aisle, out of the little antique chapel after the brief and intimate wedding ceremony, into the artificial garden in the sprawling compound where the reception was due to start in a few minutes. For the umpteenth […]