This woman from Anambra State, Nigeria, had many wishes when she was even younger. She wanted to bea singer, a movie-star. Later on she took the life of banking. Now she has entered the world of words and sentences and books. Her name is Ukamaka Olisakwe and here you find some more information on her. … Continue reading ukamaka olisakwe: from bank employee
clad in tradition the hills of the Kabaka buzzing with newness Uganda, Kampala
He first met a book by Ngugi wa Thiong’o when he took a class in African Literature. The one who introduced him to Ngugi was Peter Nazareth (Uganda, 1940), who joined forces with Ngugi at Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda. This fan of Ngugi’s writing is Steve Gronert Ellerhoff, a writer himself.
It is over two years now that the Nigerian author Chinua Achebe passed away. Time for Yemi Adebisi to look back and record his living testimony, not just in the world of literature, but also in the world of politics, as he loooks at the position of Achebe during the civil war in Nigeria.