The Pilate Guilt
by Favour Eyoma
The Pilate Guilt explores the theme of culture, love, friendship and betrayal. Set in the eastern part of Nigerian after the civil war, we see Adaku's travails to overcome the cruelties of a dark culture that has zero tolerance for failures. Pregnant outside wedlock,rejected by family and married to an abusive husband, Adaku seeking for succour falls pregnant for a man that is not her husband.