30 days

Emmanuel Chidiogo: Why you should not go to school (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Emmanuel Chidiogo: Why you should not go to school (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Emmanuel Chidiogo     ”In this day and age, it’s what you do with your knowledge that stands out; not the certificates you accumulate and hang on your wall.” Did you...

 

Odumala Taiwo: Failing excellently (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Odumala Taiwo: Failing excellently (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Odumala Taiwo ”We want to get that dream job without a glitch; we want that mouth-watering contract with little hassle, but we forget that like iron, we all must pass through fire to...

 

Okanlawon Steven: Papa is drunk again! (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Okanlawon Steven: Papa is drunk again! (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Okanlawon Steven On the dusty old path He subconsciously swayed home In the darkest hour of the night, The moon hung up high While the whole village slept He pounded on his door, ‘’…that...

 

Damilola Jagun: Memoirs of a long distance relationship (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Damilola Jagun: Memoirs of a long distance relationship (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Damilola Jagun ”For someone like me with trust issues, and distance barrier problems, it was surprising that I saw no red flags; instead I envisioned a romance filled with endless possibilities.” Sprawled...

 

Blaise Aboh: My eulogy to mama (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Blaise Aboh: My eulogy to mama (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Blaise Aboh   Dear Mama, I wish you were near mama I miss you dearly Oh! I just cannot bear it   My heart stops when your face comes to mind Same heart skips for you, mama, you’re...

 

Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana: How I became the ‘Wazup guy’ (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana: How I became the ‘Wazup guy’ (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana ”I looked so lost on that particular stage (at the time, I had just begun performing), so I was asking myself can I really perform? I had doubts and...

 

Kolapo Olapoju: Dilemma of an interviewee (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Kolapo Olapoju: Dilemma of an interviewee (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Kolapo Olapoju  ”He counted 25, 26, 27,28,29,30 figures; thirty expectant faces. Most of them strained by constraints, yet bright.” He shuffled back and forth from the escape...

 

Naomi Edor: Finding ‘something’ (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Naomi Edor: Finding ‘something’ (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Naomi Edor ”Something is knowing whether you want to be with someone, either out of loneliness or love, it is knowing that you are comfortable with yourself and you enjoy your company...

 

Echezona Nduka: This love is death (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Echezona Nduka: This love is death (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Echezona Nduka   Dry petals, broken filaments and anthers make mockery of my balcony, These frowning flowers tell poignant tales, On Valentine’s eve, they bloomed. Their scents wafted...

 

Abiodun Alabi: An unusual lesson (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Abiodun Alabi: An unusual lesson (30 Days, 30 Voices)

by Abiodun Alabi ” ‘…just relax and enjoy the moment’, those words resonated in my mind, an unending echo, reflecting off the walls of my mind every day.” I can’t remember...