Valentine Gifts He Wants

20 Last-Minute Valentine Gifts For Him (Except Boxers and Singlet)

Last-minute Valentine shopping for the significant man in your life is not hard especially after reading this list. In fact it’s actually quite easy to figure out what he wants and you can easily get any of these items under 24 hours. Now I’m not saying buying your man a pair of boxers or singlet […]

Yoruba wedding aso ebi

Before The Aso-Ebi: Yoruba Traditional Marriage in Ancient Times

Traditional marriage among Yoruba people today is nothing like it was in the past, today Yoruba Traditional Marriage is more or less a glorified Aso-Ebi show and not even considered a real wedding. A large part of the Yoruba culture has been Westernized and most practices are practically non-existent in this day and time but marriage […]

Love and NYSC

Love and NYSC

A short story series about a lady’s encounter with love and finding out the true meaning of love during her NYSC program.    PART 1: Love and Deployment   This is NOT a love story no matter how many times I use the word ‘love’. I know it’s a bit misleading, or maybe a lot, […]

African sci fi flash fiction story

Flash Fiction: The New Husband

I wrote this story for a flash fiction contest on Instagram by Farabale Africa. It was shortlisted among the top 25 from numerous entries but didn’t win because I couldn’t get enough likes.  Anyways, the story is sci-fi and based on the image above, credit: Adeleke Oluwadamilare @villageboyg. Hope you enjoy it!  The explosion landed […]

Farabale Africa

Farabale Africa is Dishing Out 10K Weekly and Other Prizes to Writers This December

You can say Christmas is coming early for writers this December. Are you a writer and you’d like to win 10,000 Naira this week and coming weeks in December? You can in the #30DaysOfFlashFiction by Farabale Africa. The 500 word flash fiction contest which started this Monday 3rd December is still very much open. Submissions are open […]

Machine Baby

Short Story: Machine Baby

This story won the award for Most Outstanding story in the 2017 Imbube Creative Writing Competition. I’m currently working on turning it into a novella. In an overpopulated Nigeria where parents are forced to have a robot child instead of a real one; and where reproduction is a crime punishable by death, a young couple find […]