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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 3)

It was the first weekday breakfast of the new term; something about this new beginning must have appealed to the kitchen staff, because that first meal of Monday morning was a delightful improvement over what was regular. The boiled egg was still the same, but the loaves of bread were ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (Episode 2)

“Eze! Eze! Over here!” Even as I looked around, following the sound of the voice calling me to its origin, I knew it was Ibuka. The school car park and the immediate surroundings of the school gate were crowded with a motley crew of students, families and the vehicles that ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL

FOREWORD: When I was wrapping up Eze Goes To School last year, I honestly didn’t think I’d be back here with the boys in another year in the secondary school. But by sheer popular demand, here I am again. Last year was a great trip. This year hopefully will be ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (The Final Episode)

FOREWORD: Do remember to watch out for ‘CSI 9JA: The Jack And Jill Story’ to be featured every Monday on MyMindSnaps. * “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Joseph and I turned to Ibuka. He liked to ask such questions as these about the future. Which ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 66)

Outside, the night sky spread out, an inky canopy of darkness freckled only by the fewest of stars and a tired moon. The occasional hoot of a hidden owl was the only sound to permeate the silence – that and the subdued chatter coming from JSS3B. There were just three ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 65)

FOREWORD: I apologize for not posting any episode of Eze Goes To School last Monday. I also apologize, in advance, for the briefness of this episode. I actually wrote this piece this very morning, and would have continued, if not for the pressing nature of my Monday schedule. The reason ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 64)

“Oh when they say, go marching in, oh when they say go marching in…!” “What are you even singing sef?” I interrupted Joseph’s yodeling with an exasperated huff. “A victory song na,” he replied, and continued, “Oh Lord I want to be –” “Okay, first of all,” I interrupted again, ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 63)

“Ah, my son is now a Federal School boy o!” Mother crowed with delight as she pulled me into an embrace, lifting her hand to run her fingers over my head. “Eh, nna, you are now a big boy o. Passing your common entrance exam with flying colours, ezigbo nwa ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 62)

FOREWORD: Here’s a sneak preview of the literary series I will be introducing on MyMindSnaps soon. I’m considering using it to replace the Monday slot that Eze Goes To School will leave vacant when I wrap it up. Either the series or The Hand Of God. This one is titled ...

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EZE GOES TO SCHOOL (Episode 61)

FOREWORD: Some time ago, last year, it came to my attention that someone was lifting episodes of Eze Goes To School and updating them on his Facebook page, taking the credit of the writer of the story. There was a lot of furor that came when I made my knowledge ...

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