‘Welcome everyone to another episode of Lagos Na Wah! We have an exciting show for you tonight. Here with me in the studio is Mr Kwesi Owusu. Folks, you may have heard of him.’ The host smiled and paused to look at the audience. Some of them had been whispering amongst themselves, guessing the identity […]
You believed that everybody in America had a car and a gun. Your uncles and aunts and cousins believed it too. Right after you won the American visa lottery, they told you, Adebiyi Temilade Obsessed with books.
I hate having an accent. I hate it when people ask me to repeat things sometimes and I can hear them laughing inside because I am not American. Now I reply Father’s Igbo with English. I would do it with Mother too, but I don’t think she will go for that just yet. When people […]
I found this story during my exploration of the Okada books App/Store (there will be a review on that soon). Sharon Salu is quite an accomplished writer, and I think i have fallen in love with her stories. She has an extensive body of work published on her website, and I suggest you check it […]
Once upon a time …
Read a 21st century fairy tale set in Lagos, Nigeria.