Category: African Stories

African Stories
// 9 February 2018
Pen of Roses Flash Fiction Contest

Yaaaaaayyyyy! This is an opportunity for Writers to showcase their craft. In this season of love, writers must shine bright. Speak love through the tip of your pens! This is yet another contest and 10,000naira is up for grabs. This beautiful Pen of Roses Flash Fiction Contest is sponsored by Erin Kathleen and an anonymous person….

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African Stories
// 19 November 2017
Chi-Family Writers' Game

Today, we are getting outside our boxes and walking into a fantasy world. So, let’s go there! Envision a dragon. Do you battle it? Or is the dragon friendly? Use descriptive language. Write a 300-word story with a dragon in it. Here is mine! Dragon Rider. “Charge, Uzungu Warriors!” I yelled. Sitting astride my dragon,…

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African Stories
// 19 November 2017
Be The Judge

This is a true life story of a 33-year-old woman, let’s call her, Chioma. She has been married for five years and has three children (female twins and a boy). Chioma and her husband were perfectly in love and so when the man decided to travel abroad in search for greener pastures, Chioma supported him….

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African Stories
// 18 June 2017
Edge - Episode 4

Chinua alongside the gang has succeeded past the first threat even as Chinua has the last chance to turn back from the unpredictable mission. But, does he heed to the counsel within him? Find out in episode 4.

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African Stories
// 17 June 2017
Edge - Episode four

Chinua has finally decided to be part of the operation as the gang sets out to kidnap the mother of the Senator. However, somewhere on the journey, there is a twist of event as superiority issues arise.

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African Stories
// 16 June 2017
Edge Episode 2

Still wallowing in indecision, Chinua is encouraged by Ifeoma, his most loyal companion, to believe in the possibility of salvaging his mother’s life. Chinua is convinced that to live such possibility, he had to become the God that would spring forth the miracle.

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African Stories
// 15 June 2017
Edge Episode 1

Episode one begins as Chinua is introduced (by his friend, Obinna) to a gang of hoodlums as the best material for their next operation. Obinna who was supposed to be a benefactor has pushed Chinua to the Edge with tough options to choose from. What does he do when his mother’s life is at stake?

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African Stories
// 14 June 2017

Beginning from the 14th of June 2017, Chioma Ngaikedi will bring to you a nail-biting literary blockbuster, EDGE. Edge is a short story series that promises to thrill you with the most exciting, dramatic and suspense filled experience. You can’t afford to miss any part of the series. So, keep a date with us at…

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African Stories
// 20 March 2017
The Cave

Vengeance is an inevitable end for cruelty. But when it is executed by the aggrieved, he too becomes indebted to vengeance. Should this cycle be allowed to continue?

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African Stories
// 4 March 2017
Trails of Pain

Haunted by her past, Jennifer is faced with the reality of having to let out a secret upon which her life and marriage depends. Will she rather try the alternative?

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African Stories
// 3 March 2017
King of Girls

Truly the king of girls. After having his way with everything in skirts, he wishes to settle down with an innocent and undefiled girl. However, fate says otherwise when he meets his choice woman.

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African Stories
// 27 February 2017
The Holocaust

This flash is dedicated to the 6 million Jews killed during the Holocaust that rocked our planet when the Devil was born man. In your loving memories. Rest on!

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African Stories
// 23 February 2017
Voice of the Mute

Voice of the Mute is a story that captures the ugly experience of a girl who chooses the alternative to the humiliation associated with pregnancy out of wedlock.

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African Stories
// 22 February 2017
Sunset in Zaria

Sunset in Zaria depicts the experience of two lovers trapped in the middle of the religious violence in Northern Nigeria. How far can love take them?

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