Tag Archives: Lagos

‘Give me your belt’ – Tales from back home

We made it to the airport in good time. We the travellers that is. Our bags hadn’t arrived yet. Well, some of them had. The rest of them were in a second car. Five people travelling, 8 pieces of luggage, … Continue reading

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Popcorn and groundnut – Tales from back home

It was a long road trip from Lagos to Akure, and this time unlike our last trip two years earlier, I was determined to sample every culinary treat the roadside sellers had to offer. And so I began. Loads of … Continue reading

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Hair today…….gone tomorrow…Part 12….the finale.

As they drove away from Toyosi’s, Deinde suddenly felt lucid. He glanced sideways and saw his briefcase beside him, and realised he needed to drop off the divorce papers. Shade had signed them without protesting, and all he needed do … Continue reading

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Hair today……. gone tomorrow Part 1

He looked dispassionately at his livestock as they huddled together. They were all shapes and sizes, but he had no interest in their flesh or indeed their pedigrees, their only value to him was the covering that adorned each one. … Continue reading

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Skinny jeans and the seaside

In the last ‘episode’, I promised you a post about ‘The Amazing Race’. This is not that post. Egirl has to hand in her homework on Wednesday. Part of it requires her to ask her grandparents or parents what it … Continue reading

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Grateful

A dear friend told me she had missed reading my blog, and asked when I was going to write again. My reply? ‘I don’t feel like writing, I need to concentrate on my recovery, body no be wood’ She understood, … Continue reading

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