Memory, identity take centre stage at Ojaide, Omatseye reading in Ibadan
Although Nigeria’s Niger Delta has produced some of the finest writers in the country, there seems to be little conversation going on among them or cross-conversation between them and writers from other regions.
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.
Lack of information, level of awareness bane of standardization in Africa, says Angya
That was the submission of Dr. Paul Angya, the Director General of the body saddled with the responsibility of ensuring that the products sold in the country are of high quality and standards.
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 ...
Cambell-Fatoki reads from Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon today
Quramo Publishing Limited has released Bury Me Come Sunday Afternoon, a collection of short stories by Nigerian-American author Nike Campbell-Fatoki. She will also read from it today in Lagos.
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’.
Etisalat unveils judges for 2016 Literature Prize
Since inception, the Etisalat Prize for Literature (EPL) has lived up to its billing as the pan-African prize that celebrates first-time writers of published fiction books.
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.