For Carolyn – Raymond Inkabi

For Carolyn, 3/23/2016 22:48 PM I write this. To show my humanity. Humanity’s core. Which is support, solidarity, love, hope, faith. I choose not waver. From these instruments of life and self, collectively, our light! Our light that shines through the darkness – the absence of light. Bringing to bear things hidden to knowledge. I. […]

ICEHA: Reshaping Lives, Restoring Hope

The International Coalition for the Eradication of Hunger and Abuse (ICEHA), a 501(c) (3) charitable organization registered and headquartered in the United States of America is breaking great record levels of humanitarian engagement in Africa, South America and The West Indies. This which in a relatively short time have been able to be achieved through […]

Zinder: Tales From The Desert – Raymond Inkabi

Take-off point in Nigeria was Tashar kuka bus station, in the northern Nigerian city of Kano which serves as a transit border to Damagaram, Zinder town. We suffered a three hour bumpy bus ride on very dusty and almost impenetrable brown strip of sands, our eyes blinded, with reduced visibilty and our nostrils stuffed with […]

AntMan – Raymond Inkabi

Ant had a choice, a new choice now, he had it all the while, but did not want it. Now he loves it. This choice is better, it does not include teaching baby ants how to fill the barns, with grains in the case of famine or drought. It does not mean also Ant has […]

Slender Straws – Raymond Inkabi

Hot smelly air billowed with urine and faeces near three squalid tents snaring at graffiti that skittered the scheming walls. It was already mid-afternoon at Kalma, Dafur’s refugee encampment littered with brownish mud huts, and an unending sea of spartan shacks made from straw, parches of clothes, scraps, sackings and nets. I held my Uncle, […]

Hair’s Teeth – Raymond Inkabi

“But Why don’t you like football, you’re a young guy for Christ’s sake!” “Young guy?”… “Hahahahahaa!! I simply just, don’t like it. It makes no sense to me!” “And how do you mean it… doesn’t make sense?” “It doesn’t stimulate my senses,” “You’re not serious, you know that’s not true,” “What is not true?” “That […]