Wednesday, July 24, 2024

DIACRITIQUE

Silence: Fiction by Chisom Okwara

The ancient obi in the large compound blocks your...

Harmattan Rain: A Short Story by Jania Likea

Last night it did not rain. It is December....

Feel Your Eyes: Fiction by Kenechukwu ‘Childless’ Obiezu

Talata picked up the crying Tamboul, ready to carry...

Sefi Atta’s Lawless & Other Stories

Lawless & Other Stories By Sefi Atta Whether she is...

The Birth of a Terrible Beauty: A Review

dispossessed by James Eze; Fasihi (Daraja Press); 2019; 121pp Ever...

Indigo: Molara Wood’s Healing Balms

When I think of the word indigo, sapphire comes...

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

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

Chinedu Ogoke: The West is the Giver and Taker of Literary Life

                              --------------------------------------------------------------- When we talked in September 2003, after the...

E.E. Sule: A Burden to Get it Right

The problems with my earlier books are not really my problems, they are Nigeria’s problems! Almost all books published in Nigeria have similar problems. So, instead of running away, so to say, from our problem by not listing our poorly produced books in Nigeria, we should face the problems!

Tolu Fagbure | Case Closed!

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

Past Perfect: Poems by Dele Afolabi

A BIDA SATURDAY The sun is always there, With a fierceness...

Eden: Poems by Biodun Idowu

Our Happy Place In this place we call love I make...

Abiodun Salako: After the Demise of a Certain Venus

AFTER THE DEMISE OF A CERTAIN VENUS & today you...

LAST MONTH ...

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...

Ubong Johnson | Let Us All Go

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

Azubuike Obi | Welcome to a New Dispensation

   Sista mi, how you naw? It has been...

Talent Madhuku | The Video Recordings

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

Abenea Ndago: A Funeral in Ladybrand

I am Tafadzwa. When I left Harare last month...

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