Murakami fans pack stores at midnight for new novel
Die-hard fans of Haruki Murakami, the Japanese author perennially pegged as a contender for the Nobel literature prize, flocked to bookstores Thursday night to scoop up his new novel.
Oke, Habila, Okediran excite young readers with A Treasury of African Folktales
Africa, as a continent, is known to advocate and instill good morals and behaviours in the lives of young children.
Dan Mou’s new book harps on educating The African Girl Child
In countries around the world today, women groups of all kinds are campaigning for equal rights for both men and women in the critical areas of politics, education, job provision...
Gabriel Garcia Marquez statue unveiled in Cuba
The sculpture portrays the writer holding books and a rose, dressed in the traditional suit known as a liqui liqui that he wore to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982.
Divinity, humanity, artistic enterprise and search for global peace in 21st century
This occasion could not have been at a more appropriate time and nothing could have been more appropriate than Arts, Humanities and Global Peace Initiatives in the 21st century, just as it were in the ancients...
And after many days… Jowhor Ile’s resonating family testament
Debut novels are not the easiest to write. What with the issues of harmonizing theme and style, managing and sustaining mood and narrative points of view and moderating all these to yield a unified whole for the sheer pleasure of reading...
With two books, Frank Aig-Imoukhuede lifts Nigerian festivals
No one else is more aware and better qualified to redress this predicament confronting Africa’s culture than the former Federal Director of Culture, Mr. Frank Aig-Imoukhuede, who launched two books last week.
NGO promotes reading culture through rewarding young writers
Coker, who founded the competition in 2013, said the motive was and remains to promote reading and writing culture among Nigerian students, as well as, build and train emerging writers and lovers of writing in the country.