Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Yam: Flash fiction by Nana Aisha Salaudeen

Somaga sat on the bed blank faced, unresponsive to...

Six Heads and the King’s Body: A Short Story by Konye Obaji Ori

That night the moon was full so we did...

Independence Day is Coitus Too: Fiction by Chikosolu Uzoka

Leaves aren’t always green. Sometimes, they turn brown. 1st October...

Dying Stars…A Review

Emeka Agbayi. Stars Die. Lagos, Nigeria. Hybun Publications International, 2004....

Writing the New African: Migration and Modern African Literary Identity

It was a simple ceremony. Yet, at the end...

Forget this Place of Weeping: Experimental Prose by Abigail George

Pale feminist you. Bliss in a vintage dress. Under...

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Recalling the Iconic Exit of Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe died at exactly 11:51pm (US time). That...

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

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

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

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

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Oma: The Lover I Became

THE LOVER I BECAME The woman I am wouldn’t see...

The Last Epistle of Saro-Wiwa: Poems by Karo Umukoro

STILL VOICE IN THE NIGHT If tonight as I lie The...

The Horsemen: Poems by Obi Nwakanma

The Horsemen for Christopher Okigbo Emmanuel Ifeajuna & Chukwuma Nzeogwu I It was a...

LAST MONTH ...

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...

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...

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