Monday, July 22, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

How not to catch a Nairobi Cat: Fiction by Abenea Ndago

This morning: We are in our late sixties. But we...

Nceba Maqanda: I Receive, Papa

I knew my ass was getting fired. I just...

Impulse: A Short Story by Jennifer N. Mbunabo

  The cold air curled about Stella’s feet as she...

Word Discrimination: the inhumanity of Microsoft Word

Words, like human beings, hate to be discriminated against....

Female Representation in Nigerian Literature: An Essay by Razinat Muhammed

NIGERIAN literature, beginning with pre-independence publications of Amos Tutuola's...

Behind the Masks of Goodwill: The Zomba Prison Project & the Grammys

A Malawian Band, The Zomba Prison Project, has been...

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Prof. Monica Mweseli: Okot P’bitek’s Call Still Relevant to All African Writers

Political turbulence following Idi Amin’s 1971 coup in Uganda...

Davina Owombre: Secrets determine what people do

Davina Owombre is a Nigerian writer whose stories are...

A Season of the Great Lake: An Interview with Mukoma wa Ngugi

An Afriquest Interview series conducted by F.O. Ohanyido. Mukoma, let's...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Fear: Poems by Goodnews Mememugh Karibo

FEAR a brushstroke of blue water the signature of oncoming rain a...

Solomon Uhiara: The Sacred Machinic Transformation

Red with anger, the king banished / the alien...

My Love Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does: Poems by Naipanoi Lepapa

MY LOVE DOESN’T MEAN WHAT YOU THINK IT DOES I...

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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...

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...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

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