Dear Mother Nigeria, I bear grave news News that has traveled and reached the leafy ears of Mother Nature I bring it to you before you hear it from the whispers of the wind Or from the walls that gossip Your children have gone astray Your sons have defiled the nations While your daughters turn … Continue reading DEAR MOTHER NIGERIA – TAMILORE CLINTON


“Uncle! Uncle Osinachi! Come and buy red pepper from me, na. The freshest wans avelebuh. You can’t find this type anywhere o” Daluchi, my wife’s fellow market-seller shouted. She said this to grab my attention and greet me as she often does when I come to the market to visit my beloved, Adaku. I waved … Continue reading MMUOMMIRI – ARINOLA OSOSANYA