Anietie Isong Becomes The First Nigerian To Win McKitterick Prize [LOOK]

Anietie Isong, an alumnus of the University of Ibadan (UI), has become the first Nigerian to win the McKitterick Prize. The Nigerian-British writer recieved the...

Nigerian Writer Nnedi Okorafor is writing a Comic Book based on Black Panther’s sister,...

Award-winning Nigerian comic writer Nnedi Okorafor has been commissioned by Marvel Comics to write a series for Black Panther character, Shuri. The character, who gained...

Nigerian writer, Efua Traoré, is the Regional Winner for Africa in 2018 Commonwealth Short...

A Nigerian-German writer, Efua Traoré has been selected as one of the five regional winners for the 2018 Commonwealth Short Story Prize. Out of...

Nigerian Author, Farida Ado, Makes TIME’s 2018 “Next Generation Leaders” List [OPEN]

TIME Magazine has released the 2018 edition of its annual list of “Next Generation Leaders” and our girl Farida Ado has been featured. Featuring 11...

Lupita Nyong’o Has Written A Children’s Book About Dark Skin And We’re Super Excited...

What's even better than being an African beauty Hollywood sweetheart? Write a children's book extolling the virtues of the dark skin. That is what Kenyan...

10 Contemporary Nigerian Writers To Look Out For in 2018 [OPEN]

When there is a mention of Nigerian literature there’s a possibility that you’ll assume that the themes are centred around culture and tradition. Perhaps...

Nigerian Writer, Chimamanda Adichie Wins French Literary Award [OPEN]

“Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been named one of three winners of Le Grand Prix...

Facts versus Fiction: 7 INTERESTING Things To Know About Best Selling Book On Jonathan’s...

Reno Omokri, a former aide to former President Goodluck Jonathan on New Media has released a book about his former principal while he held...

National Embarassment? Books Written In Indigenous Nigerian Languages To Be Digitalised In Norway [READ]

The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Petter Kjemprud, on Thursday announced the readiness of the National Library of Norway to sign a letter of intent...

COMMISSIONING OF AFRICA’S FIRST PRESIDENTIAL LIBRARY: A Milestone For Nigeria [SEE]

Libraries are becoming a rarity in Nigeria because it appears people have moved on from the culture of going into an enclosed area to...

BUCHI EMECHETA: When Writing Is Not Just Enough [READ]

People idolize others for one reason or the other but mostly because the person in question must have touched their lives in a positive...

Two Nigerians Make It To Etisalat Prize for Literature 2016 Final Shortlist [CLICK]

The fastest growing and Innovative telecommunication company, Etisalat Nigeria, has announced the names of the three shortlisted authors for the 2016 edition of its...

Flora Nwapa: Google Gives Nigeria A Brilliant Lesson At Honouring National Heroes [MUST READ]

The fourth and fifth line of the Nigerian National Anthem says: "The Labour Of Our Heroes Past Shall Never Be In Vain." Unfortunately, the country has done...

5 Young Exceptional Nigerian Writers To Watch Out For In 2017 (SEE)

The era of mediocrity in literature is gradually fading off as young Nigerians are stepping up to the challenge in the world of writing...

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