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When Power Becomes A Political Toll…Eyebrows Are Raised Over...

Ebo Quansah in Accra In Chinua Achebe's Things fall Apart, the centre could not hold. In this country, President John Dramani Mahama is Transforming Lives and Changing Ghana on the concept of half a day of power, followed by 24 hours of total ... Ghanaian Chronicle, 23 hours ago

Do not brew trouble

As I write this, I am in the Nigerian state of Anambra home of the famous Chinua Achebe. In one of Achebe's narratives, he said, A man who makes trouble for others, is also making trouble for himself. What did he mean? He meant that what we put ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor1 week ago Remembering Chinua Achebe, the patriarch of the African novel  Uncova1 week ago Celebrating Chinua Achebe, the patriarch of the African novel  Ventures Africa1 week ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

The Horror! The Horror!

Heart of Darkness AUTHOR: JOSEPH CONRAD REVIEWED BY: SUJAN CHAKRABORTY SURJO IN 1975, when Chinua Achebe accused Joseph Conrad as a 'bloody racist' and harshly deprecated the image of Africa as portrayed in the latter's magnum opus 'Heart of ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago
Daily Nation

Action on graft is long overdue, so President must now crack whip

The Jubilee administration has taken away enough for the owner to realise, as the saying goes in Chinua Achebe's book, A Man of the People. It is disgusting to keep talking about this menace of corruption, yet no action is taken to curb it. ...
 Daily Nation1 week ago
Modern Ghana

African Writers celebrate the works of Chinua Achebe

Accra, Nov. 6, GNA - The Pan African Writers Association (PAWA) on Friday commended the late Professor Chinua Achebe, a prolific Nigerian writer, for his enormous contributions towards the growth of African Literature across the globe. The ...
 NigerianHerald.com2 weeks ago Angolan writers at African literature conference  Angola Press3 weeks ago Nwando Achebe - the Woman and Her Works  AllAfrica.com1 month ago Gypsy of Africa — one year on the road!  Sunday News Zimbabwe1 month ago
The Guardian Nigeria

Chibok: Beyond sovereignty and patriotism

LIKE the Kwale incident which the late literary icon, Chinua Achebe, cited as the turning point in the Nigeria-Biafra war, the Chibok abduction would also mark the greatest undoing of the Boko Haram sect. The quest to rescue the over 200 school ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 months ago

A man of the people known as Rochas

Niran Adedokun Prof. Chinua Achebe, (May God grant him repose) the late English teacher and phenomenal story teller, wrote a novel in 1966. Titled, A man of the people, this satire and first of Achebe's four offerings that would bear a setting out ...
 Naija Lately17 hours ago

Third world war looms as global terrorism spreads

By Agaju Madugba The French translation of Chinua Achebe's epic novel, Things Fall Apart, may well be the most appropriate depiction of the current state of world affairs. The world does not only seem to be falling apart, the world has begun to ...
 Vanguard5 days ago

Things Fall Apart: 7 African literature books to read if you love Chinua Achebe

It's no secret that Things fall Apart is one of the best African Literature books ever written but when you have already read the book more than once it might be time to move on to something new Despite what you think there are other good and ...
 Uncova1 week ago 20 books that you simply have to read  Economic Times3 weeks ago

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Check Out 5 Of Chinua Achebes Most Popular Books

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: Check Out 5 Of Chinua Achebes Most
 Latest Nigerian News.com1 week ago Chinua Achebe's 85th Posthumous Birthday Is Today!  Latest Nigerian News.com1 week ago Life, integrity and tradition: 10 Chinua Achebe quotes to recollect  9ija News.com1 week ago Life, integrity and culture: 10 Chinua Achebe quotes to remember  NigerianHerald.com1 week ago
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