Author: Chizzy Odilinye

Chizzy Odilinye is a chemical engineer who is driven to challenge status quo and add value everywhere she goes. Her pleasures are photography, chess and cooking.

Tea or Coffee

March 31, 2018

She pushed her trolley nosily Her hips in sync with teacups She pushed her trolley nosily Her hips in sync with the teacups As they cranked with each movement Her brown skirt enough to make three of mine reminded me of old mother Hubbard Her dull brown hat did little to cover her woolly black […]

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When We Truly Become Tired

March 31, 2018

As Nigerians planned a nationwide protest that was to be led by the music legend, Innocent Idibia (Tu face), Deltans celebrated the return of James Ibori As Nigerians planned a nationwide protest that was to be led by the music legend, Innocent Idibia (Tu face), Deltans celebrated the return of ‘their illustrious’ son, James Ibori. […]

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Pride of the Nation

March 31, 2018

Times without number, I dreamt of it; I saw myself commanding troops. I practiced the command, following the manner in which previous heads of state usually gave their January 1st and October 1st speeches. Times without number, I dreamt of it; I saw myself commanding troops. I practiced the command, following the manner in which […]

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