Thursday, July 20, 2017

Nigerian Writer, Jowhor Ile, Wins 2017 Etisalat Literature Prize

Nigerian writer, Jowhor Ile, has been announced the winner of the 2016 Etisalat Literature Prize at the Grand Finale in Lagos, which took place...

Nigerian Afrobeats Legend, Femi Kuti, breaks World Record

Nigerian afrobeats legend, Femi Kuti was reported to have broken the World Record last week for “the longest continuous note on a saxophone using...

Guinea city named World Book Capital

Piles of rubbish and broken-down cars are being removed from the rundown streets of Conakry, and disgruntled hawkers on the main avenues have been...

3 African Writers make 2017 Commonwealth Short Story Prize Shortlist

Akwaeke Emezi (Nigeria), Kelechi Njoku (Nigeria) and Diane Awerbuck (South Africa) are the 3 African Writers who made this year’s Commonwealth Short Story Prize...

Invisible Borders becomes First Nigerian Photography Collective to exhibit at Photography...

Invisible Borders has become the first Nigerian photography collective to exhibit at the Photography Museum of Amsterdam (FOAM). Invisible Borders Trans-African Photographers Organisation is an...

Opinion: Branding Kigali city through culture

By Josephine Malonza - As cities compete on an international scale to attract visitors, investors, talented people and inhabitants, city branding is gaining much more...

Nigeria: Tomi Adeyemi’s Novel, ‘Children of Blood and Bone’, Picked Up...

Tomi Adeyemi, is the Nigerian-American author behind the West African-set fantasy novel Children of Blood and Bone and it’s just been picked up by major film studio,...

Chioma Omeruah ‘Chigul’ to Star in Biola Alabi Media and Nemsia’s...

Something BIG is about to hit your screens this summer as Chioma Omeruah, a.k.a ‘Chigul’, stars in the action packed comedy film ‘Banana Island...