Her apprehension increased as her wedding day approached. She was being married off to a wealthy merchant to pay off her father’s debt.
Zainab Aliyu and Ibrahim Abubakar have just been released from detention (since December, 2018) in Saudi Arabia.
He sat where Kachi sat earlier. “Are you okay? You seem a little pale.” His smile was warm and kind.
By the time Sade left the library in the afternoon, her stomach had begun another protest, but this time, it was hunger.
The amphitheatre was crowded, hot, and rowdy. Body odour with different flavours oozed as sweaty bodies crammed together.