Tag Archives: Edo State


Death and the Old Witch’s Cry (1)

Death and the Old Witch’s Cry (1)

By LOUIS ODION In African folklore, countless myths are surely evoked at the mention of an old witch. The wailing of this dark creature is, for instance, taken as portentous, a signpost to evil. So, at its shriek cry in the middle of the night, no true mother waits to be reminded to hold her


No Controversy Over My State of Origin – Vp Sambo

There has disquiet about the true origin of Vice President Namadi Sambo. He has been rumoured not to be from Kaduna State after all. While some claim that his father hailed from Bauchi State, others said he came from Edo State, but settled in Zaria where he married his mother. The speculation that VP Namadi’s