Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

May the Years Be Kind: Fiction by Anjola Adedayo

I sit across from him at the dining table....

Laughter: Fiction by Wesley Macheso

My attitude towards the world changed the day I...

When Nine Lives are just not enough: Fiction by Olurotimi Osha

“Nigga don’t move!” I was being robbed by an armed,...

Nigerian Literature at Fifty: A Coat of Many Colours

Nigerian literature predates Nigeria’s independence. As far back as...

Song of a Riverbird…A Review

  Lola Shoneyin, Song of a Riverbird. Lagos, Nigeria: Ovalonion...

The Lost Love: by Denise Kavuma

I cannot recall whose idea it was that I...

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Rocha Chimerah: No language is incapable of addressing global issues

Rocha Chimerah received his B. Ed and M. Ed...

My Generation Better Than Those Before Us – Toni Kan Onwordi

Toni Kan's quill glints like an emerald whenever he...

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

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

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Joy Abraham: A Party for Fools

A PARTY FOR FOOLS From the place we stand, the...

Solo: A Poem by Mudrakat Alabi-Macfoy

SOLO Solo. the sun's glorious beams refuse to dissipate the nimbus of...

Deathly Chimes: Three Poems by Naza Amaeze Okoli

DEATHLY CHIMES (For Chinedum Okwuosa) Do we die breathless, As the afternoon...

LAST MONTH ...

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...

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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Abigail George | This is what happens to my tears

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

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