Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

The Fellowship of Suffering: Fiction by Ronald Adamolekun

After all fears had been dispelled about the rain...

Joseph Ofejiro Bilabi: When the Moon Journeys Home

I can make it seem better for a while-...

A Minor Mishap: A Short Story by JKS Makokha

On that night, the family of Papa 33 had...

These Things Around Our Necks: A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest work, The Thing Around Your...

The Wizard in Ngugi’s Craw: A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

I did not enjoy reading Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’s hefty...

Reviving a Reading Culture in Nigeria’s Youth

An associate of mine, who through his sundry labours,...

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

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

I Write To Process The World Gently: Sefi Atta In Conversation with Ike Anya

It’s good to talk to you again after so...

I Would Rather Shun Self-Publishing – Amatoritsero Ede

Amatoritsero Ede, an award winning Nigerian writer based in...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

The Babalawo: Poems by Baba Olutunde Olufemi

THE BABALAWO Quietly sitting in front of a small fire A...

Emmanuel Idem: Seeds Splatter

SEEDS SPLATTER My hand is the testament to my guilt, Engulfed...

They Will Eventually Say Nothing of My Poetry: Poems by Abigail George

They will eventually say nothing of my poetry He was...

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Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

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