If everybody loved Uncle Jacob, then who killed him?

Brother Jacob was a quiet but popular man; he was popular because he sold land. He was beloved because people who needed to sell their land trusted that he would not cheat them or undervalue their land or run away…

I’m torn between father and son, having slept with the two of them

“My phone is ringing, please get it,” Tunde hollered from the bathroom. I was lying in his bed, tingling from our after shag glow. We had just had mind blowing sex that morning for the first time in about a…

One loud ex-lover and now my marriage is in tatters

My husband steps out naked from the en-suite bathroom. The lights are off but I can see him thanks to the light filtering in from outside. His body glistens wet from his shower and shave. He has always preferred to…

The sorrows of Elvis – Anon

Sitting in a corner of the cell where he had been detained for the past 48 hours, elbows on raised knees, left hand holding a cigarette to his mouth, Elvis inhaled deeply, his cheeks sucked in, lost in thought and…

It was fear; and not thunderbolt that killed my wife

In this part of the world, this our Ipatira community, when you hear that someone was struck by thunder and lighting, people immediately begin to suspect bad things. Since the day my wife was struck by lightning, I have not…

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…

My boyhood was destroyed by rape from an uncle

I’m not quite sure of how old I was but I couldn’t have been older than six or seven when Uncle Shina first sexually assaulted me. He was my father’s brother, his step brother as I was later to discover.…

I burnt my daughter but it is because I love her

I’m not the sort of father who does not love his children. I love all my three children and I discipline them when they do wrong. That is how I was raised; I was raised with tough love. My father…

Man and woman matter is not a joking sontin

Who can tell the outcome between a man and a woman who are lovers? Only God knows. Kate was my best friend; we went to the same primary school and secondary school. We met Ogar, who later became Kate’s boyfriend…

Living in IDP Camp has made me a sex maniac

My name is Esther, I don’t feel good telling you my surname because I don’t want people reading about me and finding out who I am. I’m not even proud of what I’m about to tell you. I came to…

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