The language question in African literature: Diana Evans’ 26a and Tewfik Al Hakim’s Fate of a Cockroach

The language question in African literature is a debate that started as far back as the 60’s. It bothers on how African writers have adopted the Western language to express the experiences, culture, world view and agitations of the African people as reflected in the many creative works churned out over the years. The argument … Continue reading The language question in African literature: Diana Evans’ 26a and Tewfik Al Hakim’s Fate of a Cockroach

Festac Poetry Festival 2011

The Festac Poetry Festival ( FESTPOETFEST ) is a cutting-edge performance based event blending Poetry and selected genres of Music ( Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul, R&B et al ) together to create a distinct artistic product fit for admirers of Music and Poetry. A big part of FESTPOETFEST is designed to inspire Nigerians and Foreigners positively … Continue reading Festac Poetry Festival 2011

The Small Print- An excerpt 2

The Small Print- An excerpt 2

  CHAPTER ONE The moment he stepped into room 415 and saw Jennifer Lennox sitting behind the polished mahogany table, Wale Ademola knew he was a dead man. He shut the glass panelled door behind him with a click and glared. It had to be an illusion. He checked again. Nope. This was for real. She … Continue reading The Small Print- An excerpt 2