Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

It Was a Good Day: Fiction by Toyosi Elizabeth Temitope

Papalolo gingerly stepped on to the mini pako bridge...

My Maidenhead: A Short Story by Chiamaka Umeasiegbu

I woke up at the first cockcrow and sat...

The Ship Anchored In My Dream: A Short Story by Angela Amalonye Nwosu

Everybody was running toward the sea. People ran in...

Social Cause, Consequence and Commitment in African Fiction: A Focus on Meja Mwangi’s ‘Kill Me Quick’

Abstract The flow of argument in this paper augments the...

On Writing, Prizes and the Nigerian Mind

  In the interview granted to The Guardian, Mr. Samuel...

On Black Sisters’ Street – A Review by Ikhide R. Ikheloa

Chika Unigwe’s book, On Black Sisters’ Street chronicles the...

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Idzia Ahmad: A Meteor, a Vagrant Arab

In many ways, Idzia Ahmad was my friend and...

Abigail George: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Writer

I don’t want to be cool and for a long time I was experimenting with different voices in my writing. It took me a long time to realise I just had to be myself, comfortable with who I was. I don’t want to be popular. I don’t know how to be cool...

Good Night, Nike Adesuyi: So Long a Night!

CYCLES (For Nosa) Days come, Days go, Each writes a distinct Paragraph in the...

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

When A Dream Lingers Too Long: Poems by Toni Kan Onwordi

She's Young and Sweet She's young and sweet And clad in...

What Can I Call This? Poems by Kole Ade-Odutola

What Can I Call This? At the Tee-Junction of decision, the...

Memories of Another Day: Poems by Sola Osofisan

Memories of Another Day (At the 1990 ANA Convention, University...

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Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare 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...

Paul Chibuike Emenike | Idanre

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

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...

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