A close friend shared one of those seemingly innocuous stories in a WhatsApp group I’m in. The story went something like this:

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HEADMASTER: how much is passport photograph for children?

PHOTOGRAPHER: the price for the passport is N100 per child

HEADMASTER: class teacher go & inform the pupils that they should bring N150 each tomorrow for the passports.

CLASS-TEACHER: Good day pupils, you are all to come with N200 tomorrow for passports.

PUPIL: Mummy we were asked to bring N300 for passport at school

MUMMY: Father, your son was asked to come to school with N500 passport fee tomorrow.

FATHER…

Modupe

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