The Nakedness of Experience by Joseph Omoh Ndukwu

I: Morning The world here is open spaces and quiet afternoons. But it is also slow, misty mornings. I sit one early Sunday morning on a bench by a shed made of raffia, charging my phone and waiting for a taxi going to Saki, the first stop on my journey to Ibadan for my place of primary assignment. I take a look at this place. There are noisy weaver birds…

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Call for Submissions – Becoming Otondo: An Anthology of NYSC Travels Vol II

Fortunate Traveller is pleased to call for submissions of creative non-fiction, poetry and photography for the second volume of our National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) themed anthology, Becoming Otondo: An Anthology of NYSC Travels Vol II.  Like our first volume, Government Pikin: An Anthology of NYSC Travels Vol I, guest edited by Sami Tunji and SA Sanusi, Becoming Otondo will tell the stories of Nigerians observing, or that have observed,…

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