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Nightmares in Paradise

Nightmares in Paradise

Author: Adjekpagbon Blessed Mudiaga Reviewer:  Christy Anyanji Publishers: Bulkybon Publications Company Nightmares in Paradise comes with a captivating title and an attractive cover design reminiscent of hell on earth. A…

Otuoke varsity, a world-class material –Aluko

Otuoke varsity, a world-class material –Aluko

Pioneer Vice Chancellor, Federal University, Otuoke, Bayelsa State, Professor Mobolaji Aluko, is an activist and public commentator on Nigerian and African affairs.   In this interview with YEMI ADEBISI at…

Things Fall Apart, Hardley Chase, my surviving literatures –Maduka

Things Fall Apart, Hardley Chase, my surviving literatures –Maduka

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Passion for reading, experts say, is inborn. It has been severally argued that the introduction of social media, Global System for Mobile Communications, originally called…

Children dominate Achebe celebration at Abuja

Children dominate Achebe celebration at Abuja

In line with the eight-city celebrations of Achebe’s Arrow of God at 50 in Nigeria, the National Organising Committee (NOC) on Thursday April 3 at NTA Arena Abuja, held another…

Ijapa and Friends

Ijapa and Friends

Author:   Adefemi Adebajo Reviewer:  Folu Agoi Publisher:  El Roi Publications Limited No of pages: 95 Ijapa and Friends, the second in England-based Adefemi Adebajo’s series of tortoise stories drawn…

‘Nigeria centenary, a waste’

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Former National President, Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Dr. Wale Okediran has appealed to Nigerians to create enabling environment  for the country to move forward in…

Arrow of God: Recommended novel for National Confab delegates

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts For delegates at the ongoing National Conference to make reasonable progress, award winning scholar and writer, Professor Akachi Adimora-Ezeigbo of the University of Lagos has…

I love to read everything literature – Verissimo

Award winning Nigerian poet and writer, Jumoke Verissimo, is a lady with an outstanding mind. The graduate of African Studies and Literature-in-English was introduced to literature by her father at…

Aroma of a Burning Bush: a Collection of Poems

Aroma of a Burning Bush: a Collection of Poems

Author: Samuel Osaze Reviewer: Reginald, Chiedu  Ofodile Publisher: No of pages: 104 Aroma of a Burning Bush roused, then doused, a certain suspicion of mine.  It is my distrust of…

Akinrinade, Tinubu, Anyaoku, others present book on Awo

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Former Chief of Defence Staff, General Alani Akinrinade (rtd), will lead eminent Nigerians to Agip Hall, MUSON Centre, Lagos on Thursday, April 17 for the…

Loving memoir, biography and comics is an experience – Kalango

Loving memoir, biography and comics is an experience – Kalango

By Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts Most literary critics have over-flogged the attitude of reading culture of Nigerians, which was assumed to be dying gradually as values are shifting from moral…

Cambridge releases book on Awo’s political movement

Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (UK and New York, USA) is set to release a new book on the political movement led by premier of the old Western Region, Chief Obafemi…

ANA releases authors’ list for Writers Series

Stories by Yemi Adebisi, Acting Head, Literary/Arts The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has released the list of successful authors for its Nigerian Writers Series (NWS) programme, drawn from submissions received…

Coping with Loneliness: Unleashing Your Potentials for Excellence

Coping with Loneliness: Unleashing    Your Potentials for Excellence

Author: Pastor Ayodeji A. Olulani Reviewer: Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN Publisher: Christian & Citizens Empowerment Foundation No of pages: 137 Pastor Ayodeji Olulani has written a most important book. It…

The Honest Boy and the Thief

By Maria Edgeworth “Saying this, Ned went towards the pannier, and lifted up the cloth that covered it. “La! What fine oranges!” He exclaimed, the moment he saw them: “Let…

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