Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Charles Martins | An airborne affair

I had always imagined myself many times, aboard a...

Chizitere Madeleine Nwaemesi | Dear Ifedayo

Lagos 16th May 2021 Dear Ifedayo, I am glad I’m finally doing...

Bombed Out: A Biafran Childhood – By Obiwu

The Good Samaritan who brought me home told his...

Sixty-Eight Years on a Motorcycle

We arrive in Nairobi tomorrow morning. It’s my first...

Just Flow!

The popular jingle "If it is not Panadol it...

A Lifetime Of Happiness: by Seotsa ‘Soh’ Manyeli

It is a bead of water that drops heavily...

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Nnedi Okorafor: I just have stories to tell…

Nnedi Okorafor is an important writer, period. She is...

“The artist is a person at a crossroads” – Francis B. Nyamnjoh

Cameroonian Scholar Francis B. Nyamnjoh on Art, Academia, indebtedness,...

Titilope Sonuga: I believe in truth-telling as a pathway to healing

Títílopẹ́ Sónúgà (she writes it as “Titilope Sonuga”) is...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

…tying the knot of Nigerian unity Characters ManWoman Performance Note  There is a...

Canberra, My Byzantium – Poems by Kabu Okai-Davies

Canberra, My Byzantium                                                       Ancient, yet young, in a cradle glory...

James Onyebuchi Nnaji | When I am Dead Again

When I am Dead Again I invite the wind when...

Riak Marial Riak | Weird things becoming memories

Weird things becoming memories i. i looked behind my shadow and...

LAST MONTH ...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

It’s so cold. My nostrils are clogged. My cheeks...

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

FINAL BANQUET OF DESIRES It is prison culture to give...

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

This is what happens to my tears and the...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

She can’t sleep. It must be the worry, seasoned...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

IDANRE Woman you are sad!‘Tis the same with me.—Ralph Armattoe. I.My...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

   Sista mi, how you naw? It has been...

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month...

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