We keep our roads we keep our reptiles we even keep our animals Dereliction paints the surfaces of the national roads with potholes that all-in giraffes can transform into some kind of domicile Be in cricket or tennis or golf we demand indigenisation Afrika is for Africans! Don’t they know that? There … Continue reading Keep Off! (1)
Nov 1, 2012- NLNG World Press Conference at the Eko Hotel and Suites; The 2012 NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature goes to Chika Unigwe, author of On Black Sisters Street. The Advisory Board for The Nigeria Prize for Literature has announced On Black sisters street winner of the controversial NLNG Prize for Literature with an … Continue reading congratulations to @chikaunigwe for winning the NLNG prize.
Opening date: 24 October 2012 Closing date: Online entry forms must be submitted by Tuesday 18 December 2012 (12 noon GMT). Books must be received by the Prize Administrator no later than Wednesday 2 January 2013 (5pm GMT) No books will be considered for the prize if received after Wednesday 2 January 2013. Complete Entry Rules Frequently Asked … Continue reading Call for entries: Commonwealth Book Prize
Opening date: 24 October 2012 Closing date: Entries must be submitted via the online entry form by Tuesday 4 December 2012 (12 noon GMT) No entries will be considered if submitted after 4 December 2012 (12 noon GMT). Complete Entry Rules Frequently asked questions Submit Your Entry 1. About the Prize a. The Commonwealth Short Story … Continue reading Call for entries: Commonwealth Short Story Prize
07:00pm, Thu 23-08-2011 ____ What is the essence, Of cocky dress sense, When you have nothing to show, In your inner you, Where, quite true, Your honest self and attitudes flow. While others look, At covered book, And see what you choose to reveal, I look beyond, Parted palm frond, To see what hides behind … Continue reading The Essence of Dress Sense
THE FIGHT AT SCHOOL! Introduction It is the year 3012. Man and Alien now dwell together; or rather, mankind has become slaves to aliens in a subtle way. The aliens are better at all things. At leadership, they have all the mental acumen needed, at sports, their bodies are well suited and worst of all; … Continue reading Adam Bala: 1
I had stopped taking siesta anymore. Since the incident, every moment of my time had to be filled with some activity, any activity. In school, that was not a problem. But since my two weeks suspension began, I had seen what torture I had to endure by staying away from school. Boredom crawled through my … Continue reading The Black Hole