Aloka Magazine

Bible for Applicants — Solape Adetutu Adeyemi

Bible for Applicants As an applicant in Lagos, one of the first things that must be seen in you is your humility. Yeah. You’re one of the many millions in the job market, so you must be humble. Why must you be taken or preferred above all else for this job slot amidst thousands of … More

Two Poems by Mbizo Charasha

PRESIDENTIAL GRIOT Sometimes memories smell like a dictator’s fart.We once jived to our own shadows under the silver moonand our shadows danced along with us, we rhymed to thenightmares of hyenas and hallucinations of black owls.Our desires sailed along with gowns of fog back and forthat village dawns. Wood smoke smelt like fresh bakedbread. Time … More



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