French, German cultural missions organise training for Nigerian film animators
Two workshops on film animation will hold Sept 24-Oct 8 in Lagos and Abuja
Documentation, preservation, key challenges to Hausa Literature – Professor Furniss
The Briton spent five decades studying and teaching Hausa literature.
BOOK REVIEW: Wizards dethrone world’s highest-paid author
Here, we review the 2017 Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid authors
Soyinka, Scholars, Others For Christopher Okigbo’s 50th Posthumous Celebration
Okigbo isacknowledged as an outstanding post-colonial African poet.
An Unbending Hope: Mark Nwagwu’s “I am Kagara” and the Nigerian Project
Nwagwu’s book could be easily renamed, “I am Nigeria”.
Nigerian writer Gimba Kakanda selected for prestigious Iowa Writing Program
He will be participating alongside 25 other writers from across the world.
As Business Meets Literature: Would the Affection Endure?
Big business is what Nigerian and African writers need to flourish, to blossom, considering the economic circumstances they find themselves in.
Engaging With D.O. Fagunwa’s ‘Writing Into Being’ of the Terrifying Wild
For Fagunwa, there is no possibility of textual closure..
Nigeria to rebuild World Heritage Site destroyed by Boko Haram
The Sukur world heritage site was destroyed by Boko Haram insurgents in 2014.
BOOK REVIEW: Samuel Ladoke Akintola (SLA): A Warrior Enslaved by History, By Festus Adedayo
This is an interesting review of Femi Kehinde’s “Samuel Ladoke Akintola: A Biography and Postscript”.
Art exhibition to raise awareness on Hepatisis B holds in Abuja
“We are convinced that we can positively use art to sensitize people to social issues.”
INTERVIEW: My writing, my books and my Nigerian tour — Author Okey Ndibe
The writer speaks about his work and his book tour of Nigeria
INTERVIEW: Why we won’t allow Abuja arts village run 24 hours daily — Runsewe
The director-general of the National Council for Arts and Culture explains why he is on war path with residents of the village.
Creative industry is Nigeria’s new oil- Lai Mohammed
Creative Industry Financing Conference kicks off in Lagos
At Abuja arts and crafts village, change stirs tension
The recent change of guard at the Arts and Crafts Village in Abuja is generating ripples beneath its otherwise calm exterior.
Author Okey Ndibe tours Nigeria to promote new books
The don will be talking about his recent novel, Never Look an American in the Eye.
Germany-based Nigerian artists present ‘Wanderlust’ in Lagos
‘Wanderlust’ is a German word that describes a desire to travel and explore.
Moderator’s question on women’s ‘submission’ to men sparks heated debate
Hear Word! as it was presented at the Institut Français, highlighted a gamut of issues Nigerian women face regularly.
Gowon, Obasanjo extol virtues of Maimalari, first Nigerian Army regular combatant
A book on the life of the military officer killed during the 1966 military coup was presented in Abuja.
Book on Brigadier Maimalari killed in 1996 Coup for Public Presentation
A former Head of State, Yakubu Gowon, is billed to chair the book launch.
Encomiums galore as burial rites of ‘Eze Goes to School’ author begin
Mr. Nzekwu, a notable writer and editor, was born in Kafanchan on Feb. 19, 1928.
Lagos, Nigerian govt plan festival to help Africans in diaspora trace roots
The festival would be a replica of the 1977 Festival of Arts and Culture.