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Just when I thought I’ve had enough disappointments for a day, or maybe for a lifetime, I received an Email from Jamb. ‘Aggregate-169’. ‘Oh no, not again!’ It’s not as if I had expected a very excellent result but definitely not something as low as this. I flashed back to…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 7)

JEMIMA’S IV Mrs Lawal came to our House one afternoon and entered my room with a big smile plastered on her face. “How are you doing sweetheart?” She asked. “Better Ma; Thanks for your Patience.” I said with a tiny smile. “No problem Dear. I have something I want you…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 6)

JEMIMA’S IV “You had better let’s get out of here before she becomes conscious and I pray she doesn’t remember anything.” That was what I heard as soon as i had become conscious though my eyes were not fully opened. That was Christopher’s voice and I could hear him and…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 5)

CHRISTOPHER’S IV I didn’t know what to do to help her escape the trap that was laid for her as she had even passed out. As soon as she did, Sharon, David and Bright came inside the hall and ran towards her playing the role of good Samaritans. Sharon decided…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 4)

JEMIMA’S IV The hall bustled with different types of activities but my attention is fixated on the truth and dare game. I suddenly wondered why of all the places I could be I was there. Sharon had already been “kidnapped” away by a friend of David i knew nothing much…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 3)

CHRISTOPHER’S IV I turned up at the venue around 5:30pm to find the party already in full swing. The students were playing a game of truth and dare. I started looking around for familiar faces when my eyes caught two girls sitting at a corner with a posture that showed…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 2)

CHRISTOPHER’S IV “Someone is going to have quite an experience today.” David said to I and Bright in a stoic manner. “Wait; what has this girl done to deserve your attention so much?” I asked already having empathy for the girl as he had not even disclosed whatever were his…

BEYOND THE PAIN (Episode 1)

JEMIMA’S IV “Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world the love of the Father is not in him.” That was my Father, Pastor Francis Bamidele reading to us 1 John 2:15 at the family devotion that morning. As far…

The End of Omobolawa

Omobola and I were very good friends since childhood. Her parents happened to be well-known workers in the church, in fact, Omobola herself was a devout Christian. She gave her life to Christ genuinely at a very tender age and has been fully involved in the workforce since then. I,…