Jhalak Shortlist announced: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi’s ‘The First Woman’ nominated.
A tale of thoughts and whispers - of a journey to a home unknown.
When his dad left, he had his mum. With his mum gone, who does he have?
A review of Alain Mabanckou’s novel ‘The Death of Comrade President’.
A review of ‘His Only Wife’ by Peace Adzo Medie.
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o and David Diop have been longlisted for the 2021 International Booker Prize.
Review of ‘The Days of Silence’ by Angel Patricks Amegbe
A poem about endings and new beginnings, by Kataru Yahya, aka Capricorn Quill.
An examination of the ramifications of ethno-religious conflicts in Nigeria today.
A personal reflection on the effects of colonialism, racism, and religion on the North African identity
The death of feminist icon Nawal El Saadawi is mourned around the world.
Literandra Review of ‘Once Upon a Childhood’ by Lara Brown.