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Living in Lagos


    Of Rage and Other Dreams

    April 14, 2016

    Do you remember me? Yesterday I was at your shop stall. I wanted to buy Pepper- Ata Rodo and Tomatoes, Fifty Naira. But you didn’t sell to me. You wouldn’t even look up. You said it couldn’t be sold; it was too little to sell. I told you I just wanted to fry eggs and there was no light to refrigerate it. I slithered away defeated, as I always do. You see everyone does that, what you did- talking down on me.…

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  • RantsByGbemi

    Concrete and Confusion

    Originally posted in November 2013 I hate Lagos. I know. I always say “Hate” is a strong word. But tell me, what emotion do you feel when you are smothered in the midst of…

    April 14, 2016