The maiden speech – A short story

This is a work of fiction. However, it shows in some detail the maiden speech delivered by Nigeria’s then prime minister, when Nigeria was admitted into the UN. The event of the week was still fresh. Plastic flags cut in square shapes hung green white green from street light poles and the many story buildingsContinue reading “The maiden speech – A short story”

Gorilla chase

‘Spirits’ I heard someone say. I had always heard of forest spirits. Ones that hunted hunters and fled farmers away But, those were folktales, not considered real A mere work of superstitious minds or a creation by parents who didn’t want their kids wandering. At this moment, however, no one’s eyes were playing tricks. TheContinue reading “Gorilla chase”