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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Looks Stunning on the Cover of Vogue Korea

Beloved writer, feminist and capturer-of-hearts, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has wow-ed us again. She graced the cover of the latest issue of Vogue (Korea). Mind you,...

Good News! You can Get Paid to Write 1000 Words

If you double as a christian and a creative writer, then you can get paid to write 1000 words for a relationship blog, Those 1000...

2019 Felabration: Renowned Writers, Chimamanda and Sefi Atta Among Guests

Felabration is a music and arts festival held yearly to celebrate and remember late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. He is undeniably worth celebrating. “Undeniably” because...

Literary Events to Attend in September 2019

Count with me: 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28… Basically, August is wrapping up, and if you haven’t attended any literary events from January till...

Book Clubs Gist: August 2019 Reading List

Yes, there are book clubs in Nigeria, and they have exciting monthly/weekly reads & meet-ups too! If you  need suggestions on which one to join, check...

Enter for the 2019 Writivism Literary Prizes

Here’s another opportunity for writers in Africa to get creative and clinch some prizes while at it. The Writivism Literary prizes ( Short Story prizes...

Chimamanda Adichie Receives Humanitarian Award

The iconic Nigerian feminist, literary critic and award winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, who won the 2018 PEN Pinter Prize, and the Everett M. Rogers award (which...

Happening Today: Day 3 of LIPFest 2018

The much anticipated Lagos International Poetry Festival 2018 (LIPFest), kicked off on the 31st of October with a workshop by Yomi Sode and the opening...

20k Up for Grabs in a Mini Poetry Slam

Are you a slam poet? Then news about poetry slam will definitely  excite you. Come Saturday 10th Of November 2018 at wordaholics open mic in...

Literally What’s Hot in Lagos This November

Year in year out, there are some events in Nigeria (Lagos in particular) that are just too HOT to miss for literature and art enthusiasts...