Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Scars from Coast: Fiction by Wafula p’Khisa

The KQ B737-801 touched down at Moi International Airport,...

Broken Melody: A Short Story by Eyitemi Egwuenu

Life is a river. And so is death. A river...

Okorie Onyekachi Ujunwa | Metaphors of Madness

What I see, sitting on this low stool my...

Nigerian Literature at Fifty: A Coat of Many Colours

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

The Bird at the Waterfall: By Seotsa ‘Soh’ Manyeli

  I see a bird at the foot of a...

Abubakar Gimba: A Conference of Moral Eulogy

The function of literature as a tool for religious,...

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I’m doing things that appeal to me – Interview with Hyacinth Obunseh

Award winning author, publisher and consultant, Hyacinth Obunseh, who...

Iquo Eke: Deconstructing Preconceived Notions – An Interview

"Poetry for me is release…a means to deconstructing preconceived...

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

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

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Ikemefuna: Poems by J.K. Anowe

IKEMEFUNA I War Gongs that my strength may not be lost Ikemefuna dust shaken...

Threshold of Nothingness: Poems by Francis Ohanyido

CLAN KIND: An Ode to Ufuma of old I I beheld...

The Flight of a Minstrel: Poems by Al-kasim Abdulkadir

The Flight of a Minstrel I am a minstrel fleeing...

LAST MONTH ...

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...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

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...

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