Chimamanda Adichie’s ‘Americanah’ among 21st century remarkable books by women
The list of fiction books were compiled to mark Women’s History Month, tagging the women ‘The New Vanguard’.
Nigerian breaks world record for longest reading marathon
The reading lasted five days.
Nigeria’s Ben Enwonwu’s ‘Tutu’ painting sells for African record in UK
The art sold for over a million pounds.
U.S. comedian Kristina Wong to perform at Lagos Theatre Festival
Wong will perform her acclaimed Wong Street Journal show on Friday.
Nigerian attempts World Record for “The Longest Reading Marathon”
He still has a little over four days to go.
TRIBUTE: Tunde Kelani @70: Icon of Nigerian cinematography
Kelani is a highly skilled and proficient filmmaker, storyteller, photographer and producer.
Former CBN Deputy Governor, Moghalu, launches new book
“I set out a very clear roadmap that addresses a number of problems and issues in the country.”
Soyinka travels to Haiti for Art’s ‘meetings from here and elsewhere’
The Nobel laureate will be received by Haitian President Jovenel Moïse on Tuesday.
Nigeria’s first indigenous photographer, Jonathan Green, hits limelight
Some of his great iconic photographs include that of Oba Ovonramwen in 1897, the British hulk and war canoes.
Nigeria’s Kehinde Wiley paints Obama’s official portrait
Mr. Wiley is the first African-American artist to paint an official portrait of a U.S president.
A Controversial Book, Busy Retirement and a Farmhouse
“The story of Nigeria is a continuous repetition of stupidity, of criminality.”
Nigerian author nominated for top global literary award
The author is the only African on the long list of the prize.
‘Dusty Manuscript’ contest for budding writers berths in Lagos
The top 25 book authors will get to attend a 2-day boot camp training.
Missing Iconic Nigerian Painting found in London flat
The painting will be sold at Bonhams in London on February 28.
Six authors win $200,000 NLNG prize for science, literature
NLNG says that the prizes are aimed at bringing Nigerian scientists and authors to public attention.
Find solutions to northern challenges, Sanusi charges women
The Emir speaks at a book launch.
French journalist under fire for asking Adichie if Nigeria has bookshops
The event went from a joyous occasion to an awkward and outrageous interviews.
Praises for Adichie as she gives French journalist epic clapback
Nigerians praise the author for her repost to the withering remark.
Moss, Olatunde, Sar headline AWF’s Guest Writer Session
The session also features a raffle-draw for books.
Literary club announces contest for African writers
The organisers say the contest is also open to non-Africans.
INTERVIEW: The Challenges the Visual Arts face in Nigerian Universities – Peju Layiwola
The professor also speaks on her history in the visual arts and her efforts to transform that area of expertise.