Adekunle Gold, Ituen Basi, seven others for Nigerian Creative Arts Exchange
The event is an initiative of the Embassy of Nigeria in France.
Chimamanda Adichie named Harvard class day speaker
Award-winning author to address graduating seniors on May 23.
Nigerian govt to add drum festival to national calendar
The festival is important to Africa because it provides us an avenue to showcase our rich cultural heritage.
89 writers jostle for $100,000 NLNG Literature Prize
The sponsors of the prize announced this during a formal ceremony held in Lagos.
Six ‘Mobile Museum’ artists on their Way to Dak’Art
Their arrival will coincide with the opening of the 13th edition of the International Biennial DaK’Art, beginning in May.
British-Nigerian writer, Sarah Ladipo, others shortlisted for California Book Awards
Manyika’s novel is up against Andrew Sean Greer’s ‘Less’, Percival Everett’s ‘So Much Blue’, and Josh Weil’s ‘The Age of Perpetual Light’.
Achebe’s ‘Things Fall Apart’ makes 12 ‘Greatest Books Ever Written’ list
The honour comes months after the 60th anniversary of the publication of the novel.
Challenges Writers Face (2): A solitary occupation
Several studies suggest a disproportionate number of writers report loneliness, compared to other professions.
Challenges Writers Face (1): Sitting as the new cancer
Experts say you may sit to write, but shouldn’t be for too long before you change position.
Indonesian ambassador thrills Abuja writers at literary session
The session also featured Nigerian writer, Adama, and poet Ochega.
What selling my father’s ‘Tutu’ artwork means to me – Ben Enwonwu’s son
Ben Enwonwu’s “Tutu” was auctioned on March 1, 2018 in London.
Lost archive from Chinua Achebe’s secondary school recovered
Terri Ochiagha, a teaching fellow at King’s College, London, reportedly made the recovery.
24-year-old Nigerian author gets Hollywood deal for new book
She hinged her characters, their conversations and habitats on the rich culture and traditions of her indigenous Yoruba culture.
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.”