The Choice – A Play
Age Range: 13 – 16 years
This play uncovers the attendant problems associated with polygamy. Adenwa unfortunately finds himself marrying two wives whom, though great skill, wisdom, patience, tolerance and love, he has been able to manage to the admiration of his friends who are not so lucky.
Okiki, his younger brother, does not have a happy home and he thinks that taking another wife would bring him the desire peace and happiness. The timely intervention of his brother Adenwa makes him decide to against such an action and he remains ever thankful for not making that mistake.
Dr. Olanlokun is the University Librarian, University of Lagos. He studied at the University of Lagos, University of Ibadan and the University of Pittsburg, U.S.A, where he specialized in Library Studies. His books for children have been published in Nigeria and Great Britain. He has over 30 titles to his credit, 20 of which are in the list of Lantern Books. Several of his titles have won awards.