The old man and his student

After ten years as a teacher, a young Okija man decided to go and express his gratitude to the most important person who taught him in school. He travelled 47 kilometers to see his old teacher in Nnobi, where the 80-year-old man had retired.

When he got there that hot afternoon, he saw the man resting under a mango tree with a small local breed dog often called Bingo, keeping him company. Around him was a modest…

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