At NLNG/CORA Book Party, poor publishing infrastructure others dominate discourse
No matter where you turn in Nigeria, whenever the discourse is about books, there is usually lamentation about the country’s inability to provide elementary key infrastructure for learning and knowledge acquisition.
‘Hardship a canvass for hope, big dreams’
Rather than cringe and be overwhelmed by despair during hard times, there is need to keep hope alive, dream big dreams and be prepared to seize every available opportunity for self-advancement ...
Superstory and Purple set to premiere ‘Star and Scars’
Wale Adenuga Productions (WAP) in collaboration with Purple will commence broadcast of a new season of Superstory, titled Stars and Scars on Thursday, July 28, 2016. According to Wale Adenuga Jnr., producer ...
Book charts path to human, organisational growth
Tibetan Buddhism priest, Dalai Lama, is known for his universal aphorism: “Share your knowledge. It’s a way to achieve immortality.” Deacon Moses Obuba Kalu might not have read or heard of this Buddha sage ...
Molara Wood kicks off CORA Book Trek 2016 with reading from Indigo, Route 234
Wood also gave insight into her writerly life, how her childhood fascination with books fueled it. She said she kept a dairy as a child and always had her nose in books combined with what she called her ‘atrocious memory’.
Four women herald Soyinka’s 82nd birthday cultural exchange programme
Four women working in cultural and advocacy projects, Prof. Omofolabo Ajayi-Soyinka, Hafsat Abiola Costello, Kadaria Ahmed and Sola Salako will discuss an important topic that underlines issue plaguing vulnerable groups...
Mokolo Project braces for Lagos launch
Expected to grace the landmark event, which ushers in a new era in the African film industry, are industry bigwigs, aficionados, associations and members of the diplomatic community.
Reviving the pioneer literary club, Mbari through Ibadan literary society
Christopher Okigbo, JP Clark, Wole Soyinka, Chinua Achebe, Demas Nwoko, Mabel Segun and a few others, pioneers of Nigeria’s literary and cultural landscape, cut their teeth under the tutelage of a German, Mr. Uli Beier ...