Short Stories

The Pardon

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‘My brother . You are very lucky”, the Prision Warden said. Mwinbong dusted his clothes, as the huge gates barring the Accra Central prison were opened. The scent of freedom…

LESSONS FROM THE PAST

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Lizzy opened her eyes slowly. Her eyelids felt like a heavy load had been placed on them. She could faintly hear voices around her. She shut her eyes firmly and…

KINLE’S DESTINATION

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At sixteen, she had been promised in marriage to Yiridaana, a wealthy farmer. It was on the day of the festival of new yams that her ‘husband’ first spotted her.…