Chibundu Onuzo lets us in on what it’s like buying Nigerian in the U.K.


Writers do eat and drink and buy stuff. What kind of stuff do they buy. Do Africans in the diaspora buy stuff from their fatherland and motherland? What does a Nigerian writer in the United Kingdom buy? Does she prefer Nigerian goods? In this article the writer Chibundu Onuzo shares some of her thoughts.  Advertisements

Interview: Chibundu Onuzo


Chibundu is working hard during her tour in the United States of America. She promotes her books. Her latest is a book on Lagos, the former capital of Nigeria. When you follow this link you will get the chance to listen to an interview with Onuzo.  She is working on her Ph.D. in the United … Continue reading Interview: Chibundu Onuzo

The top West African diaspora authors you must read


According to this article this is the top in writing with its origin in West Africa. All these writers are no longer living in West Africa but have moved, some at a young age, to other pastures.  Many are now living in the United States of America. The majority of the writers mentioned has Nigerian … Continue reading The top West African diaspora authors you must read

From Africa and the diaspora


Samira Sawlani has written a nice article on 10 books that have been published in 2017 by African literati, living in Africa or in the diaspora. When you want to make a start with updating your book collection this article is a good start. Read the article here.