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The Botched Job by Roselyn Sho-Olajide.

  I felt a sense of foreboding as soon as I stepped out of the house to buy bread that morning, even before I met...

Just Existing Not Living by Arueze Chisom.

My new home was a world apart from anything you can imagine. At home, emotions like love and care were alien to us. We...

Undeserved Happiness by Augusta Ndeche.

It is not that I don’t love the sound of music playing so high that one couldn’t hear oneself, or the smell of freshly...

Dont’ Die On Your First Job by Johnson Onyedikachi.

The thickset bodyguard led him into the VIP room in the lounge. It was cooler than the first room, and the air was dense...

Undeserving by Priscillia Egegbula.

  I could as well be the worst human alive. At some points in my life, I think I  am the person that has committed...

Bonus by Peace Habila.

  For the records, I am not a bad person; it is just that life has a way of frustrating and unleashing the vampire in...

Pig And Pearl by Ebube Ezeadum.

I don't deserve it; deep down, I know. It was in the last days of July when I met Mr. Kelvin in church. He was...

What If? by Timilehin Igeleke.

My grandfather once told me that luck is when opportunity meets you at the right place and at the right time. It was right...

An Undeserved Gift by Humble Ogbonna.

  Mama's visits are usually nerve breaking especially for Jane, my wife. Those visits had become increasingly frequent and disturbingly so. I could decipher the...

Don’t Cry Over Spilt Milk by Onyedikachi Johnson.

I pushed my trolley down the aisle, picking up all I thought I needed from the shelves, and dumping them into the basket. I...

Essay Competition: Week 21 Winners.

  Roselyn Sho-Olajide and Johnson Onyedikachi have won the N20,000 cash prize for week 21 of the #CmonionlineEssayCompetition with their essays titled The Botched Job...

Topics: Essay Competition Week 22.

Welcome to week 22 of the #CmonionlineEssayCompetition. Please choose from the following topics and discuss to be one of the winners of our N20,000 cash...

7:00 A Need For A Healing by Victor Oladejo.

The pain went through his head again.  It was nothing like the first shot he took, the alcohol didn't make him dizzy, it created...

Regrets And Pain by Timilehin Igeleke.

James’ mother slumped while she was doing her night shift at the Teaching Hospital. James had to abandon his education because of his mother’s...

Soro Soke Generation: A Beacon Of Hope For Nigeria’s Redemption by...

  On the evening of Tuesday, when I logged in Twitter to catch up with raves of the moment, the first thing that popped up...

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