Born in Lagos, Nigeria in the mid 70s. I bagged a bachelor of Arts Degree in English from University of Ado-Ekiti. I love writing and singing. more »
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The Budding Hunters
It was a week into my two-week holiday in Simawa, a remote village where my parents had dumped me in the care of my frail grandmother and sneaked away to Sagamu, the main town, a couple of kilometers away. Of course, they needed to get rid of me. I knew I was in for it when my mother said in her usual soft but persuasive voice: “Darling Seyi, Iyeemi (Grandmother) needs you around her. She’s so happy that we came with you. Please keep her company, your Dad and I would return in a few days”. My Dad just walked up to me, whispered while rubbing my head, “I’ll buy you some sweets, be a good boy.”...Read the full of The Budding Hunters