“You will not kill me in this house. You stupid girl.” “Mummy ndo, sorry, sorry.” “Sharrap! At your age, you are still bed-wetting. Sixteen years old” – she splayed out her fingers as if the digits were sixteen in number – “and you are still peeing on the bed like a baby. Agadi nwanyi baby! […]

An act of courage

An Act Of Courage

When was the last time you did something brave and courageous like sky-diving? Or something brave and stupid like challenging a robber armed with a pistol in Lagos traffic? Or maybe you finally had the courage to tell your beautiful wife that her love handles are getting too flabby for comfort, while you strut around […]