The Ijaya Series
2022 • Action/Adventure, Futuristic, Mysticism
Ijaya, the Series is a fictional story about a group of youth in a New Naijeria city named Akamara, who are direct bloodlines of ancient warriors and deities, how they were given the Ase of their ancestors to fight in the epic battle between the Irunmoles of Orun Rere and the trickster Exu and his Irunmoles.
The story takes place in the New Nigeria Republic, where after oil dried up in Nigeria, a civil war erupted, and a new government ousted the corrupt politicians. New cities began to rise, new industries began to develop, and the standard of living of an average citizen drastically improved.
With the kids having an Eifa priest known as Ishana as their assigned spiritual guide, the story shows the transitioning of these children from being ordinary kids to becoming heroes who save the world. From battling fallen Irunmoles and various Juju attacks from enemies, to their various adventures and trials in different realms of existence, the story shows their journey of finding their spiritual self.