ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

 Within a few moments, Justin had started kissing her and she was responding. Abike felt she was betraying her husband, so she stopped and saw Justin to the door. Look we can’t have any relationship. It is not possible. It is not fair and tongues will wag. It is not fair to my husband and … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 5

“A silly idea is current that good people do not know what temptation means. This is an obvious lie. Only those who try to resist temptation know how strong it is... A man who gives in to temptation after five minutes simply does not know what it would have been like an hour later. That … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 5

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 2

  “A woman who holds her head up too high, is trying to breathe from her own pollution.” ― Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem   Abike, you remembered Olajumoke in the story don’t you? Yes, she remembered it as vividly as her grandmother told her one moonlit … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 2

ÀBÍKÉ’S DILEMMA 1

“There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.” ― Mahatma Gandhi “Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.” ― Aristotle “When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they … Continue reading ÀBÍKÉ’S DILEMMA 1

the night

  Almost half of the population of the world lives in rural regions and mostly in a state of poverty. Such inequalities in human development have been one of the primary reasons for unrest and, in some parts of the world, even violence. -A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Living in a rural setting exposes you … Continue reading the night