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The Bank Promo Win – Chapter 4

‘Yes, yes… Okay… That’s marvellous…” Flora was on the phone talking to someone in the evening. As she was talking, Patrick came in. She signaled to her husband that she will be with him in […]

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The Prophet and the Uniformed Extortionists

It was difficult not to laugh after Biola finished narrating his experience. At the same time, a shiver of fear ran through me when I saw the way some people almost ruined their lives when […]

Short Story

The Bank Promo Win – Chapter 3

The following evening, Patrick and Fiona were having dinner, The big plasma television was showing some news reports, but the volume was turned low so that it will not disturb the couple from conversing. “Honey, […]

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Respect Women

I and James, a co-worker, were on our way to the Computer Village at Ikeja, Lagos to purchase some computer accessories. James was driving and I sat in the front passenger seat. As usual, there […]


Marriage Maxims

The following “marriage” maxims are worthy of more than a hasty reading. Husbands should not pass them by, for they are designed for wives; and wives should not despise them, for they are addressed to […]

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How to Handle Scammers Requesting for Your Bank’s Details

This Monday morning, I was sitting down and in between trying to do something useful on my laptop, and fighting off the drowsiness I’m feeling which was a side effect of the cold/catarrh drug I […]

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The Bank Promo Win – Chapter 2

The couple were getting ready for work in the morning. As Patrick was putting on his ties, Flora came over to him and started to help him adjust it. “Yeah, this is nice now. You […]


Abraham Lincoln’s Word of Wisdom

You cannot bring about prosperity by discouraging thrift. You cannot strengthen the weak, by weakening the strong. You cannot help the wage earner by pulling down the wage payer. You cannot further the brotherhood by […]


What is in the ‘Ember’ Months?

We have reached that time of year when there will be marked increase and upsurge in the activities of people everywhere in this part of the world. It is a time when people are driving […]


COVID-19 and What Next for Economic Survival?

To say that we will for a long time have the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic with us is an understatement. Well, I’m not talking about the disease itself, but the resultant effects on the […]