Sunday, 4th December 2022
Breaking News:


5 Jun
Professor Muritala Aderemi Bidmos is the author of Nigeria Project: The Foundation Question. The book identifies the perennial delay of sustainable development in the country as the real problem facing Nigeria.
22 May
Oluwatosin Omotoso is gradually making a name for herself in African poetry. Her interest in that genre started during her secondary school days.
22 May
Entries for the second Chinua Achebe Prize for Nigerian Fiction will close on June 12, 2022. Obinna Udenwe, with his Colours of Hatred, won the inaugural prize at a ceremony
24 Apr
The 2022 edition of The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG) will have 287 poets compete for the $100,000 Prize.
24 Apr
Without a leader, a race is doomed to irreparably fail.” This quote picked from one of the passages in Joe Igbokwe’s new book titled, Igbos: 50 Years After Biafra,
17 Apr
The book being reviewed is Born A Genius by Victoria Praise Abraham. It emerged from three premises: The first is that we’re all creations of Jehovah God.
17 Apr
Carleton University’s Institute of African Studies and the Department of English Language and Literature recently launched Nduka Otiono’s latest book titled DisPlace
17 Apr
You walk by them daily: Women hard at work in their shops, farms, and market stalls. Dressed in Ankara, adire, or plain cotton, they administer their trades with dedication
10 Apr
“Those trees are fighting us in self-defense like they did the dinosaurs. They have every creature of this world on their side due to their inherent abilities to manipulate cerebral and neuron activities in creatures that come within their range as they did in past dealing with pests.”
3 Apr
The book titled, The Trial and Other Stories, written by Ifeoma Okoye. It contains nine stories that deal about widowhood in Igbo land. Much of the settings are in Enugu, Enugu State, where the author is based.
3 Apr
To deepen reading culture in Nigeria, a not-for-profit organisation, AIFA Reading Society, has honoured winners of its 2020/2021 AIFA essay competition, themed, ‘Learning in the Digital Era’, in Lagos.
13 Mar
Google has launched Mali Magic, a digital treasure trove with the objective of preserving and showcasing Mali’s historic and contemporary art and culture in Africa.


29 mins ago
England set up a titanic World Cup quarter-final against holders France as Jude Bellingham's masterclass inspired a 3-0 win against Senegal in the last 16 on Sunday.
2 hours ago
Air Vice Marshall Sayo Olatunde, the Commandant of the Nigerian Airforce War College, Makurdi, Benue State, is an excellent host any time I am in the college as a guest lecturer on crisis communication and social media engagement. We often discuss extensively on contemporary issues on the hard and soft power policies of the military,…
3 hours ago
Thousands of protesters marched in Morocco's capital Rabat on Sunday decrying the "high cost of living and repression", amid surging inflation and rising social discontent.
3 hours ago
West African leaders on Sunday told Mali's ruling junta to release 46 Ivorian troops taken prisoner in July or face sanctions, officials said.
4 hours ago
Lawyers for Reform Group (LRG) has taken President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami and the Executive Director of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM), Stella Erhuvwuoghene Okotete to court for violating the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Act in appointment into NEXIM.