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Memoirs Of A Searching Single Lady 5

  I looked at my friend Enitan and winked, “Please help me arrange these invitation cards, I will be back soon.” We stepped outside the church building and he began, “My name is Daniel Adebayo. I have been attending this church for about two months now and I have been observing you. Let me start …

MEMOIRS OF A SEARCHING LAGOS LADY 4

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

  See eh! Here is my spec: A very godly boy with a very godly bank account. It haff finish. Yes! I am a Lagos big geh and I will be falling hand by landing myself just any other young man out there. What will my friends say about me? I am not ready to …

MEMOIRS OF A SEARCHING LAGOS LADY EPISODE 3

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

  So ADVANCED GLOBAL LOGISTICS sent me over to Port Harcourt to meet with a new client who needed to get a new product into the market. As the second most senior PR Executive, the job was assigned to me. I left Lagos on a Monday on the 7:45am flight. While we were checking in, …

MEMOIRS OF A SEARCHING LAGOS LADY: EPISODE 2

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

So it’s a Sunday morning and I’m seated in church, jejely worshipping God o, and something in me said “take a good look at the worship leader”, I opened my eyes and looked at him and he was really doing a beautiful worship song “MORE OF YOU” by Sinach with his eyes closed and his …

MEMOIRS OF A SEARCHING LAGOS LADY: EPISODE 1

Osadebe Ijeoma Searching lady

I remember the days when I was 24. I remember the face I made when guys came around trying to get my attention. I was just fresh out of school and waiting for NYSC (National Youth Service Corps). I had all the time in my hands and when I am ready to get married, which …

THE MISTRESS

You know how easy it is to condemn something that is against your personal life ethos?  How you can easily tear down the next person for getting involved in something totally out of your moral circle. You know how you become judge and moral conscience to someone who did something outside your personal belief? That …

WHERE IS MY BOAZ?

Osadebe Ijeoma Boaz

“Girl, you need to position yourself strategically. You need to place yourself in the eyes of good men out there. You know Ruth went to lay at the feet of Boaz”. I attend a church where there are a lot of promising young men and when I say “promising” I mean it in every aspect, …

JUST AS I AM. YES!

Osadebe Ijeoma Forgiveness

  It was 7 am on that Tuesday morning. At first, it was a Tuesday morning like every other. I had just woken up next to my lover (if I could call Him that). We have been doing this every night for the past one week. I always sneak into his room at night and …

MY LITTLE SPECK TURNED INTO A LOG 4

Our wedding Came up on 27th of December. Yes, I married him. I had to. I convinced myself beyond every reasonable doubt to do so. Wait!!! Give me one reason why I should not marry him (I’m sure you do not have one). Our wedding was that kind of wedding you have always anticipated. Yes, …

MY LITTLE SPECK TURNED INTO A LOG 3

We started dating in May and I took him to see my parents in September. Typical mummy couldn’t wait to see him. She’s one of those mothers who has sent my name to Pastors to pray for me because she thinks forces from the village were keeping me from accepting a man’s hand in marriage. …