Friday, July 12, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

A Box of Atonement: A Short Story by Emma Iduma

I Sonto liked the newness in his veins because it...

Borrowed Smile: A Short Story by Chika Unigwe

  It is not possible to describe it if you...

Glory of Ibeju: Fiction by Ben Ige

"Hallo," he picked up his phone barely after the...

A review of Chimamanda’s Half of a Yellow Sun

Despite the federalist announcement that there were no victors and losers, the secessionists are compelled into a federalist union they are ambivalent about. Crimes are committed against them, exemplified by a soldier’s unnecessary cruelty against Odenigbo...

That Chinua Achebe May Not Go On Trial…

Chinua Achebe and Wole Soyinka are surrogate fathers that...

Violence and Identity: a Review of Dul Johnson’s ‘Deeper into the Night’

Dul Johnson, Deeper into the Night Makurdi: SevHage Publishers, 2014,...

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Bunmi Oyinsan: I Was Born A Feminist

On Thursday 17 August, 2006, Bunmi Oyinsan, Canada-based Nigerian...

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

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

A Daughter’s Burden: Obiageli Ibrahimat Okigbo & the Christopher Okigbo Legacy

‘’Have you seen Nduka Otiono?’’ ‘’No I haven’t. Am...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Fontainebleau: Two Poems by Ivana Osagie

Fontainebleau The freshness and crispness Of a new autumn dawn; Tawny leaves...

David Agyei-Yeboah: Love Bleed

love bleed Pokuwaa and I had our first date at...

Art Exhibition: Poetry by Nnamdi Laura

ART EXHIBITION It was dinner time in my house and...

LAST MONTH ...

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...

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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

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