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Studied English and History in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
A Review Of Ikechukwu Orjinta’s The Death Of Biafra

A Review Of Ikechukwu Orjinta’s The Death Of Biafra

A REVIEW OF IKECHUKWU ORJINTA’S THE DEATH OF BIAFRA Book: The Death of Biafra (Genocide in Nigeria 1967-1970). Authors: Gills Caron and F. Bonneville. Translator from French: Rev Fr Dr Dr Ikechukwu Aloysius Orjinta. Genre: Memoir, History. Imprint: Nsukka: University of Nigeria Press Ltd, 2012. Pages: 157. ISBN: 978-978-8446-22-4. There is no basis for unity: … Continue reading A Review Of Ikechukwu Orjinta’s The Death Of Biafra

Last Prodigal

Last Prodigal

LAST PRODIGAL I, son, prodigal. I, interpreter, Return rediscovered – revealed. Glares of futurity, The promise of the Sun’s rays on this urine-wet pile of grass; Visions of futility, The staying power of chameleon faeces On unwashed black feet. Bearing in gashed palms a virgin olive palm – An eagle’s white feather-cloth soiled red; A … Continue reading Last Prodigal