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My disappearing hand fans

I am a collector of many interesting things including but not limited to paintings, crockery, home decor pieces and believe it or not hand fans. Yes, those cute Chinese hand fans that have…

So, we think we can run

The foreign embassies in Nigeria are bracing up for a stampede. My countrymen are looking to escape and take refuge in another man’s country as the heat is building up in theirs. Our…

Trees, birds and a he-goat

It had been one week of longing as I sat under a bamboo tree and watched the birds flutter overhead. One of them a long tailed royal blue and black specie swooped down to my direct sphere of…

Racism and ethnic jingoism

George Floyd. Knee on the neck. I can’t breathe. The symbolic cues that signalled a massive protest by those still considered slaves and unworthy by white supremacists. Countless names of…