Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

She can’t sleep. It must be the worry, seasoned by a little bit of pride and excitement. Silently, she slides out of bed. Her husband is sound asleep. He shifts slightly and mumbles something unintelligible. A car passes by outside. At one of the houses down the street, the...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

It’s so cold. My nostrils are clogged. My cheeks hurt from all the snorting and sneezing. A fan perched on the wall beside me clicks and clatters, as though its blades might fall off. I look up at it and smile. I understand its struggle; I know what it...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month for studies in South Africa l was unprepared to meet my kind-hearted white friend Adelheid. My age, you know, mid-twenties. I say “unprepared” because I have enough white friends in Zim.  In the Free State Province of all places. Free State...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

   Sista mi, how you naw? It has been long o sista. Ahh e don actually tey since we talk last o. I believe the marriage been taking so much of your time, but you for dey ask of person naw. Na so the love sweet you reach? Me...

LAST MONTH ...

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Chinua Ezenwa-Ohaeto

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Dami Ajayi

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Ahmed Maiwada

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