Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

The Thorn in Our Flower: Satirical Fiction by Esomnofu Ebelenna

The romantics tirelessly buzz that love is wicked. But...

A Minor Mishap: A Short Story by JKS Makokha

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

And the Female Voice of the Year Goes to… Short fiction by Abigail George

Most of all, out of anything in this world,...

Lola Shoneyin’s Love of Flight: A Review by Obemata

For the Love of Flight, by Lola Shoneyin Cassava Republic...

Kwani? Trust’s Literature 2: Does Binyavanga Wainaina Associate Kenyan Luos with a Banana?

One of the most enduring characteristics of Kwani? Literature...

In Praise of Chimamanda Adichie’s 2007 Orange Prize

The winning of the 2007 Orange Broadband Prize for...

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Maik Nwosu: My Influences are a Collage of the Crossroads

Sola Osofisan interviews Maik Nwosu, poet, novelist, journalist and...

Omoseye Bolaji: Writer with the Grassroots Touch

Tebogo and the Epithalamion (2009), the latest in the...

“I’d love to see more Africans writing about Africa” – Segun Afolabi

Segun Afolabi is the winner of the 2005 Caine...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Dare Tunmise: Dead Flowers

DEAD FLOWERS I'm a sad boy living in a sad...

Warri: Poems by Efeduma Eseoghene

Warri The memories of the days of naked pride and patriotism...

The Sky is a Spy: Poems by Adeola Ikuomola

BUNGALOWS ON THE GALLOWS The bungalows are built on the...

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Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Abu Ibrahim | Final Banquet of Desires

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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