Lives are at stake in this folklore retelling when one girl with both a vendetta and a motive convinces two of her friends to sneak out of school and attend a party with her. Half an hour after their designated return time, it's still silence from their end. There on, a fourth friend decides to take it upon herself to find out what went so wrong that they failed to return. But the thing is, safety was almost impossible for all of them, especially when the Ogboni cult lurked deep in the wells of the Ember months searching far and beyond for their next prey; the next sacrifice to be made.
Orphaned, and in dire financial straits, Ben is compelled to become a gigolo. From Lagos to Abuja, from female CEOs to bored housewives, Ben is demanded by rich and powerful women who are all too willing to pay for his services. As a gigolo, Ben has two cardinal rules; one: satisfy his clients thoroughly; two: never fall in love with any of them. But all that changes when he meets Tolulope. They quickly become an item. Sadly, their whirlwind romance is cut short when Tolulope is brutally murdered. Despite his claims of innocence, all the evidence point to Ben as her killer. Consequently, he is found guilty of first degree murder and sentenced to death by hanging. But…is the wrong man on his way to the gallows?
Frequently visiting hospitals, pharmacies or laboratories as a patient or a patient care giver, cannot be a wonderful adventure. The money wasted, the stress, the emotional disturbances isn't an experience to wish an enemy. In this book, you will find out the various mistakes, actions and inactions of patients that most times bring about this negative experiences. As a pharmacist with hospital and community practice experience, I have interacted with a variety of patients and have understood to a large extent, patient behavior. It is with this experience that I have put this information for your use. Get a copy and put to good use the information you will get and see how these visits will reduce remarkably for you and loved ones.
From the moment his sister’s best friend landed in their lives, Ugo set his sights on the beautiful, unattainable Brenda Umeh. They are different as night and day, completely incompatible. And the dating app Cupidess agrees. They have no business being together. Can he convince her to give him a chance despite the odds? Brenda has a type. Ugo Ezenna isn’t it. But after an embarrassing breakup, she finds it impossible to banish her bestie’s brother from her mind. Confused by her newfound attraction, and convinced it’s a colossal mistake, she goes on a dating spree. The more men, the merrier. So why is she only more drawn to Ugo? Can it be that the last man she’d choose is exactly who she needs?
An original story; fresh and realistic. It is a book about topical issues in Nigerian marriages, culture clashes, childlessness, pride and humility, grief and pain, love and joy, politics, the diverse forms of religion inherent in Nigeria. It is a book about qualities and values which transcend culture, ethnicity. A book about profound nature of an African thriving in the midst of adversity. The Triumph of the Water Lily is a celebration of womanhood. It is a moving exploration of life and death, in which Effua, the narrator, tells of a passionate story of trial and tribulation, of the triumph of love and life, even in the throes of death. The novel attests to the nobility, elegance and profound goodness of Nkem, the central character. It is also a courageous story of romance filled with excitement, novelty and moments of shock, particularly for Effua, whose life has been inexorably influenced by Nkem's.
The internal dialogue of negative self-talk has a way of holding one back from their full potential. That is why it is so important to not just think positively but speak positively as well, speaking out loud affirmations in line with the truth, not necessarily your obvious reality. As believers in the faith, the word of God contains the ultimate truth for our lives, and as you confess these truths, you negate the negative internal dialogues and activate your faith in God for the speedy manifestation of these faith confessions in your life, thus establishing a better reality for your life. It’s our earnest desire that as you read through these faith confessions, you are empowered to live and enjoy your best life yet to your fullest potential in Jesus Christ name. Amen. Be blessed.
Undoubtedly, love is a beautiful thing. And it’s more beautiful when one falls in love with the right person. Fred and Rachael meet at the university. They both become friends, and, soon, fall in love with each other. Rachael is Fred’s first love. And as such he treats her like the queen he truly believes she is. While the couple is looking forward to getting married, an unexpected twist occurs. Fred is ruthlessly betrayed by his sweetheart and left totally heartbroken. But the story doesn’t end there. Rachael’s despicable action soon paves way for dire consequences. In the end it is a sour mix of sorrow, regret and, ultimately, death.
Her pride is now crushed by conscience; she still wouldn't make it to a last respect. No bit of her would allow that. She has pierced her son's heart with love - the-selfish-way, yet it lived to appreciate its seed. Had she not ignored the red fuse when it threatened to trip, the walls of everyone's heart she battered would have held their peace within. She let the insignificant piece of brass that should have held the fuse together loose. Not as though she intended it would be as gross, her hatred for 'low-class human' fuelled the dying element. And even though the acquitted partook in the loss, the fire is on her. She tripped the RED FUSE!
The Dark Times are finally Here… When the Golden Calabash goes mysteriously missing, the world as all know it is on the verge of utter destruction. Within Iloba, a conspiracy to return the Dark Lord to power slowly unravels. It is up to a priestess of the Elysian, a crown prince, a royal guard and a widow – a most unlikely band of heroes – to find the Calabash and stop the world from being plunged into chaos. Omifunke would never have imagined that she, an ordinary priestess, might ever journey into the dreaded Dark Lands or battle demons, but this quest proves to her just how much she knows about her life.