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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 17)

Previously on EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL… * I knew a prefect or two had to be on duty for Friday’s breakfast as I hastened up the stairwell leading to the entrance of the dining hall, because there was an absence of the sound of uproar that usually accompanied the misconduct ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 16)

FOREWORD: So I’ve got news, #MyMindSnappers. For all fans of the hilarious and entertaining series titled COMPOUND MATTERS which has long been on a hiatus, well, the series is coming back. Our dearly beloved Idara is coming back with all her romantic and compound problems. All new episodes beginning on ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 15)

Previously on EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL… * “Hey, you there!” a voice barked. I froze. Fear spasmed through me and percolated inside my chest, waiting to take over. “You!” This time, the voice was accompanied by rapid footfalls approaching me. “Is it not you I’m talking to? What do you ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 14)

Previously on EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL… * “Choose the option that best conveys the meaning of the underlined portion in the following sentence,” Mrs. Nduagu read from the English textbook that was open on her slightly arthritic hands. “Only the small fry get punished for such social misdemeanours.” The teacher ...

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THE JOURNAL: When Eze Went To School

Dear Diary, This is something that should probably make it as an episode in the Eze Goes To School series – and it probably still will. But I’m penning it down as a pseudo-birthday wish in arrears to a woman who played a very important role in my early years ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 13)

The silence in the dining hall was a loud one, broken only by the hum of the invigilators’ conversation, the occasional rustle of paper and scratch of pen on sheets, and the faint dripping sound of beads of water tapping down from a leaky ceiling to a lone spot on ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 7)

“Guy, I still can’t believe you never told us before now that your brother is coming to this school,” I said as we walked briskly toward the school gate. The Sunday mid-morning was cool, and the wind had teeth. Rain had fallen throughout yesterday, rounding out a monotonously watery, sunless ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 5)

FOREWORD: Hello, guys, two weeks ago, a series, CORPERS’ LODGE, wrapped here on MyMindSnaps. Following its end is the debut of another series, THE MATRIX WITHOUT LOADING. It is penned by a good friend of mine, Onuora Oniawu, and it is goddarn hilarious. The series is going to be pure ...

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EZE RETURNS TO SCHOOL (EPISODE 4)

One of the joys of being in JSS3 was the absolute dominion of our classroom block. The JSS2 block, just like its SS3 counterpart, stood on its own, an island, separated from the other classroom blocks, which were conjoined, JSS1 to JSS2 and SS1 to SS2. The upshot of this ...

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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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