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Divine clues to midnight attacks

Divine clues to midnight attacks

Title: Uncovering Midnight Secrets Author: Prophet Israel Nasiri Reviewer: Yemi Adebisi Publisher: Royal Edge Global Concepts Ltd. No of pages: 58 Often times, one effects on the mysteries behind the…

Kalango bags national honour

By Yemi Adebisi Founder of the Rainbow Foundation and Programme Director of the UNESCO Port Harcourt World Book Capital 2014 project, Mrs Odo Claire ‘Koko’ Kalango, has been nominated for…

I read literary fictions, philosophy –Obama

By  Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts The leadership charisma in President Barack Obama of the United States of America (USA) has been traced to the kind of books he reads…

Three writers on fast track of LNG’s $100,000

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Three Nigerian writers, shortlisted for this year’s edition of Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG, have remained restless over the nightmare of…

Innovation, engine room of development

Innovation, engine room of development

Titles: (1) Innovation and Best Practices in Public Sector Reforms: Ideas, Strategies and Conditions (2) Public Service Reforms in Africa Author: Tunji Olaopa Reviewer: Emeritus Professor Keshav C. Sharma Publisher:…

Deception

By  Verdah Bismah Wallflower. That was all I ever was. Just something in the background, someone who simply blended in to help the atmosphere a bit. Sometimes, I contributed with…

Where there is will, there is a way

Where there is will, there is a way

Title: When There Is Life Author: Safiya Ismaila Yero Reviewer: Salamatu Sule Publisher: Almaz When There Is Life, is a novel that uniquely captures the life of a northern Nigeria…

CORA hosts Akeem Lasisi today

By Yemi Adebisi The Committee for Relevant Arts (CORA) will, today Sunday September 14 by 5pm., host award-winning writer and performing poet, Akeem Lasisi, at Freedom Park, Lagos. CORA is…

But, God?

By DeviShri Humor  He came up to the man and said, “That is the Great White Book, the book of the past, the present and the future. It has knowledge…

I read politicians’ biographies, fiction, others –Wanner

By  Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts South African journalist and writer, Zukiswa Wanner, has appeared in a number of articles South African journalist and writer as a true pan-African. Born…

ANA plans Njoku’s burial, foundation

By Yemi Adebisi The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Lagos State chapter, has announced the burial arrangement of its former National Treasurer, Austyn Njoku, who died on Friday, August 8…

I read all genres, but prefer poetry – Ojaide

By  Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts As much as he is preoccupied, mentoring established and upcoming poets all over the world, Tanure Ojaide, the Frank Porter Graham Distinguished Professor of…

But, God?

By DeviShri Humor  A man took a bank loan and started a hotel. Business was good for a few months but he soon found out that his cook was stealing…

Chronicle of greed, redemption in N’Delta

Chronicle of greed, redemption in N’Delta

Title:  Tomorrow Died Yesterday Author: Chimeka Garricks Reviewer: Lindsay Barrett Publisher: Paperworth Books No of pages:  299 The Port Harcourt World Book Capital Book of the Month choice as its…

Media practices and cultural policies

Media practices and cultural policies

Title: Message Makers in Practical Journalism Author: Tajudeen O. Adigun Reviewer: Yemi Adebisi Publisher: Emgee Publishing Limited Ibadan No of pages: 219 Every profession has certain ethical standard that drives,…

Crime thrillers, fantasy stories, my choice –Ogunjobi

By  Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts It’s amazing to note that there are a number of good literature writers and admirers today that never had their background in the arts.…

Akpeti shares powerful stories for women in new book

By Yemi Adebisi Author Ebi Akpeti wanted to write a story about women and the challenges they face at crucial times in their lives – whether when dealing with being…

The Monkey and the Crocodile

The crocodile was not happy about this. He tried to make the excuse that it would be difficult to get the monkey across the river. But his wife was determined…

Managing goose pimples in relationships

Managing goose pimples in relationships

Title: God Has A Sense of Humour Author: Ebi Akpeti Reviewer: Yemi Adebisi Publisher: AuthorHouse UK No of pages: 113 When she churned out a novella, Growing Pains…the Complete Story,…

King’s College Old Boys give back to alma mater

By Yemi Adebisi The comic genre as a platform of bringing educative and informative story lines to the reading public, especially young readers got a boost recently when some enterprising…

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