At first sight you might think that the literary scene in Nigeria is flourishing. Nigerian writers, publish, collect prizes, receive honour and glory. But there seems to be another side to this glorious stellar achievement. A Nigerian writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani has a closer look at this issue and he wonders if there is more … Continue reading nigeria’s disappearing storytellers
He recently held an exhibition in Lagos, the former capital of Nigeria. He showed 40 books he wrote in a period of three decades. The exhibition bore the title “Special 40-Plus Book Exhibition. The name of the writer and poet is Odia Ofeimun.