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SHEROES (EMPOWERING AFRICAN WOMEN THROUGH CULTURE IN A DIGITALIZED GLOBAL SYSTEM.rubyWrites2016 Second Runner Up 

‘Open your legs!’ ordered Alhaji Waju. 12years old Aisha murmured a plea admist sobs. ‘Shut up! I didn’t buy you from your parents for nothing’ Alhaji spat back whilst savaging her black triangle. ********************************************* 9MONTHS LATER. CITY HOSPITAL. …

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Some relationships are synonymous with heart attack, high blood pressure, fainting and eventually suicide. Some men claim to be in a relationship but end up receiving tenets for running same relationship from their mothers, thereby, making the lady appear as a ‘tabula rasa’. Although, such is far from my case. …

Sacred LandsShortlisted for Stage 2 (2016) 

Keep quiet! Head down! Be decent.  Modest! Don’t talk back! Go to the kitchen where you belong! Cover up! Dress down! Do you think you are smart enough for school?! Do as he says! Don’t question the man ! How dare you raise your voice? Sit down! Be pretty! Slut ! Holy Mary ! Close your legs! Open your …

UNBROKENShortlisted for Stage 2 (2016) 

 “Shut up!” He yelled, pulling her hair at the same time, “I will end your miserable life if you ever lock yourself up in any of these rooms again. stupid girl”   Feke stared at herself in the mirror with half torn clothes, “this nonsense has got to stop!” She yelled at the mirror, “you are …