Here is another collection of poems. These poems are written by Servio Gbadamosi. He had decided to serve us with these poems. The title of the collection is : ‘Tributary in Servitude’. Some more information here.
The knowledge about bthe Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichei is not limited to the Anglo-phone world. Even in Franco-phone countries she has a following. Here you find an interview (posted on video) at a French newspaper. Chimamanda needs more than three words.
He wrote a book on his days as an ambassador in South Africa. He gave an inside look into the political and diplomatic world as attention was focussed on the last days of apartheid in South Africa. Here you can watch an interview with Lord Renwick, in which he also talks about the situation in … Continue reading ex-british ambassador shares
Here you find an interview with the South African journalist and author Karin Brynard. She wrote a crime novel on the topic of plaasmoorde, the killing at farms, as they happened often and are still happening. Her book has been translated into English and now she talks about it.
Many stories have been told about the dreadful disease Ebola. Stories about the origin of it (this is not the first Ebola-outbreak). Stories about heroism. Stories about panicking patients. Stories about promised money not given. Here you find a story, about a female journalist who travels to Sierra Leone.
For many people Africa is the continent of animals, deserts, conflicts, terrorism, hunger. The negatives often are in the foreground. In this book to be launched there is ample attention for peacemakers from African descent. They all have won the Nobel Prize for Peace. Where there is conflict, there is a chance for peace.