When Biafra, Arewa, Odua, Niger Delta republics got writers talking
Lagos Chapter chairman, Mr. Femi Onileagbon, fired the first shot when he warned agitators for Biafra, Arewa and Odua and Niger Delta Republics to thread with caution, arguing that Nigeria wasn’t a finished business yet.
The Poet Is A Universe ... Mirroring societal ills
Kayode Adaramoye, the author of the book is a lawyer who studied at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife and the Nigerian Law School, Victoria Island Lagos.
NYSC in fiction: Salient message from Gimba’s a trail of sacrifice - Part 3
While serving at Redemption Crusaders High School, Sadiku has ample opportunity to get his own share of what today in the Nigerian teaching profession (especially at the tertiary level) is euphemistically referred to as fringe Benefits...
Ofeimun projects writing as power to undergrad artists
The much-anticipated maiden edition Festival of Creativity and Renewal organised by the Creative Writers’ Workshop was held at Abraka, Delta State University’s main campus, on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
Bob Dylan accused of lifting passages of Nobel lecture
A writer has charged that rock legend Bob Dylan lifted sections of his Nobel Prize lecture from SparkNotes, the free online study guide aimed at students.
NYSC in fiction: Salient message from Gimba’s a trail of sacrifice - Part 2
The failure of the NOFB in Gimba’s Kokania and the apparent lack of interest of the young Kokanians are also as a result of the antithetical attitudinal dispositions of the waver biscuit-weight pillars behind the formation of the scheme.
Atogun, Adebayo task local publishers on Nigerian writers
Two writers, who just burst onto the country’s literary scene with their exciting works, Odafe Atogun (Taduno’s Song) and Ayobami Adebayo (Stay With Me), which is shortlisted for the 2017 Bailey’s Prize for Literature, have challenged Nigerian publishers.....
'Parthenon of Books'; monumental artwork protests censorship
"The Parthenon of Books" is the main showpiece at this year's Documenta -- the cult contemporary art show held once every five years in the university town of Kassel.
Badejo offers life-changing tips on personal transformation
In the first step, ‘A clean slate,’ the author reveals that the primary assets needed are the quality of thinking and richness of one’s imagination.