Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Jarumi: A Story by Nnamdi Uzuegbu

Yakubu watched with keen interest as Baba slowly poured...

Okolo Chinua: A Pregnant Tomorrow

"Here, there is a father unhappy about the arrival...

The Emperor of Adabraka Street: Fiction by Kabu Okai-Davies

Below is another chapter from Kabu Okai-Davies’ upcoming “book...

Vultures of Fortune: A Book Review

Vultures of Fortune: A Book Review Kraftgriots, Kroft Books Limited,...

What Somaliland Taught Me

Whether Americans or Africans, my friends reacted in much...

A Trip To The African Burial Ground National Monument

There’s a painting in the African Burial Ground National...

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Writers should not self-censor themselves when they write –Uche Peter Umez

At just thirty-five Uche Peter Umez (fully known as...

Those Who Propound ‘African Literature’ Can’t Explain It – Helon Habila

As a child growing up, Helon Habila’s father wanted...

Toni Kan Onwordi: Writing is profitable if you know how

Toni Kan Onwordi, better known simply as Toni Kan,...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Song of a Riverbird: Poems by Lola Shoneyin

Song of a Riverbird I have sat here by the...

Knowing Me: Poems by Lindiwe Mpofu

KNOWING ME You tell them you know me, You've known me...

Becoming: Poetry by Naza Amaeze Okoli

  BECOMING I was brewed with the tears of a grieving...

LAST MONTH ...

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

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