THE CALLED (ep. 3) by Olamide Bamidele

cont’d from ep. 2 

Bro. James apartment

Omoba arrived at Bro James house about two hours later and knocked three times but got no response so he turned the doorknob and luckily the door gave way. He found the sitting room well-arranged but for a handbag on the table. Continue reading “THE CALLED (ep. 3) by Olamide Bamidele”

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THE CALLED ep. 2 by Olamide Bamidele

Episode 1

Back in Omoba’s room. He continues talking to himself.

O: But Bro. Segun, Segun! Nobody can be trusted o. I thought Bro. Segun was a Christian who would encourage me to keep the faith but it was a small girl like Itunu that proved to be of help.

I wish I kept trying Bro. James number

Inner voice: Stop wishing, Dayo. I wanted you to understand the extent of my love for you. I have a better assignment for you!

O: Oh not again! Which assignment could that be?

Inner Voice: Do you want to do things my way or keep doing it your way? Continue reading “THE CALLED ep. 2 by Olamide Bamidele”

THE CALLED (ep. 1) by Olamide Bamidele

Sequel to THE CALL

Saturday Morning.

Omoba turned off his phone. He needed to go over the actions of the past few days and didn’t want to be distracted by any call or message. His mind played back the events that led to his initial decision to stop working for Chief.

Chief: Omoba, how far? You should be almost here.

O. Chief, things are dangerous here right now. We were almost caught. Spider don run o but I luckily got the baby. I’ve even abandoned the car. I’m trekking towards that narrow path. I go soon…

Omoba suddenly stopped talking as he saw a man standing by the wayside Continue reading “THE CALLED (ep. 1) by Olamide Bamidele”

BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH OLUBUNMI MABEL AND ADEBOLA ENOCH

We conclude the Becoming Soul Mates series with a lovely couple. Adebola Enoch who is a Pastor and Project Manager is married to Olubunmi Mabel, a Writer, Registered Nurse and a graduate of Psychology.

 

Enjoy their interview :

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How did you meet?

Bunmi: Well, we met when he came to Nigeria on a visit. We had been talking on phone before then actually. We saw, talked, and saw that we could work. 😁

What attracted you to him/her?

Bunmi : His love for God, the things of God and humility. He is disciplined, serious-minded and of course, handsome. Lol.

Adebola: Love for God, beauty, focus, and intelligence.

Continue reading “BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH OLUBUNMI MABEL AND ADEBOLA ENOCH”

BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH EBENEZER & GRACE DIYAOLU

As a secondary school boy, I was not just committed to my academic excellence, I was also committed to my spiritual growth. Thank God my school (Ajuwon High School) allowed Christian fellowship in the school and we were meeting every Friday after the school hour. This fellowship was being coordinated by Scripture Union (S.U), and it was an annual culture for S.U to organize general camping programmes for secondary school students during the Easter period and the long vacation period.

In the year 1999, I attended the camp Continue reading “BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH EBENEZER & GRACE DIYAOLU”

THE WEDDING DAY

June last year, I got a call from Bisi. We were course mates in school and had managed to keep in touch. We had exchanged happy new month messages, “Please send me the video on your WhatsApp status” messages, job openings, birthday messages, and the likes. However, we had not spoken in years, so I was surprised to see the phone call.

Bisi: Hello Ire, how are you doing?

Ire: I’m fine o. How your side nau?

Bisi: Pushing it o. One day at a time.

Ire: Abi o.. na so e be

Bisi: I called you to inform you that my wedding would be coming up next year by God’s grace.

Ire: That’s great! Congratulations o. I’m happy for you.

Continue reading “THE WEDDING DAY”

BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH TEMITOPE & OMOBOLANLE AWOYEMI

Today, we continue our series with another lovely couple! As I read their story, it was like I was watching a movie. I was hooked from start to finish. It remain make I carry popcorn. 🙂 It’s a wonderful story with so many lessons. Sit back, enjoy and learn.

Here goes…

…in the beginning

 

Omobola: It was my birthday, the 6th of February, 2007 and a few friends in class came together to take some pictures with me on my first birthday as an undergraduate. That was when I saw his face for the first time Continue reading “BECOMING SOUL MATES : THE BEGINNING WITH TEMITOPE & OMOBOLANLE AWOYEMI”