I needed just N11m and Alfa said “bring human heart!”

Some people have a strong head; that is the only thing I can say about Musibau my apprentice. It is Musibau’s strong head that delivered him from my hands and landed me in police wahala. His mother may be dead…

Nigeria gov’t takes to ‘juju’ to fight, catch sex traffickers

“Before leaving for Europe, women are made to take part in black magic rituals, known as juju, which instil a fear of illness or death should they disobey their traffickers.” The article, culled from Thomson Reuters Foundation News, explores the new…

My potholes are bigger than yours -Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

Back in the day, Nigerians celebrated their posh cars as they rode on beautiful roads. This gave Nkem Nwankwo the inspiration to write the novel My Mercedes Is Bigger Than Yours. Now Nigerians celebrate potholes that destroy posh cars. That’s…

Forget Paul Play Dairo, do you know IK Dairo? – Dami Ajayi

The First Time I heard IK Dairo’s Juju was in Lagos Traffic. This was sometime in 1997, a year after his untimely demise. My mother and I had happened upon an elderly gentleman peddling bootleg cassettes in a Lagos traffic.…

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