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Seven Years After: Young Writers Reiterate Call To

Sunday, March 22, 2020
As the world celebrated the 2020 World Poetry Day, young writers in Anambra State, under the umbrella of Society of Young Nigerian Writers have reiterated call for immortalization of Chinua Achebe, one of Nigeria 39;s foremost literary figures. The Coordinator of the association, Mr. Izunna Okaf ...

Anambra Young Writers To Mark World Poetry Day With Achebe's DeathDay Remembranc

Friday, March 20, 2020
Young writers in Anambra State under the umbrella of Society of Young Nigerian Writers (Anambra Chapter) have registered their resolve to celebrate this year 39;s World Poetry Day with Chinua Achebe 39;s death day rememberance. This was contained in a statement released by the State Coordinator ...

Ipalei Defies life Without Hands to write a Fatalist Memoir

Saturday, March 7, 2020
When you visit lsquo;Kenya Wild Life Services Training Institute rsquo; in Naivasha you will obviously run into a jovial strong man in a gangly walking pose, obviously dressed in a well pressed Kaunda suit, putting on sharp-pointed black moccasin shoes, this man will be none else other than Godfrey ...

Reminding dictators of their ignorance, hamartia and downfall in Autumn of the P

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Reviewing Garcia Marquez rsquo;s novel, The Autumn of the Patriarch, is replete of the mismanagement of the state and its public affairs. The putative perpetual general is a dictator who lives to petrify and kill his subjects. He joyrides in the people rsquo;s everlasting suffering and plights. He r ...

Mind Your Pet (An Expansionist Tale)

Monday, February 17, 2020
By all known standards of their time, the land of Zigzag was an exceptional place. Well drained due to its strategic location at the confluence of two great rivers, it was lush and fertile. It had an idyllic rolling terrain as well as vast, flat wetlands bordering the great rivers. It was surroun ...

Anambra Young Writers Hold First Reading in 2020

Thursday, January 30, 2020
It was literary and educative as usual, as young writers in Anambra State, under the umbrella of Society of Young Nigerian Writers, Anambra State Chapter held their first reading for the year 2020, being one of their activities to herald and launch the new literary year. The event which held at t ...

Nawal El Zaynab Saadawi- a Paragon of Organic Intellect in a Lifetime Spent in C

Wednesday, January 22, 2020
There are many women in Africa that dedicated their lives to the work of defending rights of the poor, protecting social freedom of women, upholding rights of children as well as the basic rights of the vulnerable members of our economically polarized Societies. Nawal El Saadawi is one of them. I ha ...

When A Literary Disciple Mourns His Mentor

Tuesday, January 21, 2020
I never had the privilege of meeting Professor Vincent Chukwuemeka Ike, the Eze XI of Ndikelionwu in his long, star blazing life. But he is my literary father and mentor and I am not ashamed to proclaim it from the rooftops. Ike, perhaps more than any other Nigerian writer of any generation, largely ...
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