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Bad Market – Episode 19

Bad Market - Episode 10

Mr. Shina was held spell bound by the new challenges that confronted him in the residential rental property that was placed under his auspices. He tried hard to manage the situation but there was little he could do to stop the ensuing fracas. ::::::::::::::::::Read Previous Episodes here::::::::::::: Asides the two ladies that were at loggerheads over the rights to tenancy ...

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Bad Market – Episode 18

Bad Market - Episode 10

Timi never admitted to stealing mum’s money despite the several beatings dad dealt him. He still insisted the story I gave my parents was hoax and even had the effrontery to tell them that they were looking in the wrong direction. He told my mum verbatim that the only thief in the room which was the living room where we ...

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Bad Market – Episode 17

Bad Market - Episode 10

Somehow the fracas that ensued at Legacy Exclusive Lounge was curtailed by the staff and other guests at the lounge. Mr. Filafa had to vacate the premises with his goons for peace to reign, while Timi and his squad remained. As for me, there was no point staying around anymore. :::::::::::::: Read Previous Episodes here :::::::::::: On reaching the house ...

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Bad Market – Episode 16

Bad Market - Episode 10

I managed to flee from my brother’s wrath and his evil intent which I didn’t even bother to have an inkling about. There were few times I had seen Timi with such look on his face during our growing up years, and those times I ended up brutalized. It was usually a murderous rage that if left untamed could wipe ...

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Bad Market – Episode 15

Bad Market - Episode 15

It was a sweet relief when Dr. Sokari informed me that dad would be discharged soon. He had spent almost a month at the military hospital in Ikoyi but it felt like a year. My family was literally falling apart as a result of his long-absence and there was virtually little I could do to salvage the situation. :::::::::::::::::::::::Read Previous ...

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Bad Market – Episode 14

Bad Market - Episode 15

Family goes beyond blood ties; family is genuine relationship and togetherness. Pa Jimoh, Mrs. Jimoh, Timi, Ebun and I are family, but in the real sense we aren’t. The disunity amongst us was worse than the one plaguing the country. In fact, if we were Nigeria, we would have been no more after the civil war of 1967. :::::::::::::::::::::::::::Read Previous ...

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Bad Market – Episode 13

Bad Market - Episode 10

Normalcy had returned to our compound after a period of hullaballoo emanating from the stables of Alhaji Kazeem and Miss Nancy. The duo were beginning to turn our premises to one of those face-me-I-face-you buildings scattered around Lagos before the pretty Hajia Fadiga appeared out of the blues. :::::::::::::::::::::::::Read previous episodes here:::::::::::::::::::::: How Hajia Fadiga got even with her husband ...

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Bad Market – Episode 12

Bad Market - Episode 10

It was a cold Sunday morning, my old man was still in critical conditions at the Military Hospital in Ikoyi. Mum had not gotten up from bed, she had spent the previous day with Dad at the hospital while Timi was in his bedroom listening to Tupac Shakur‘s California hit song on his 4000 watts pro stack sound system. The ...

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Bad Market – Episode 11

Bad Market - Episode 15

Since Alhaji Kazeem chased his pretty Fulani wife from the house nothing seemed to be the same with him anymore. He becomes really hysteric at odd times and can be usually cold. His wife’s departure made me realise he was an empty vessel without her. :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::Read previous episodes here::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: The two loud gunshots that emanated from Alhaji Kazeem’s flat gave ...

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Bad Market – Episode 10

Bad Market - Episode 10

From the moment Timi realized he had sent thugs to his father’s property it became a ding dong affair. We finally reached an agreement with Onyeka concerning her continued stay in the apartment to avoid any bloodshed that may arise since her boys out-numbered the boys Oga Cletus brought in to quell the disturbance and subsequently put the rude lady ...

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