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Q&A: The Bravery of Those Who Toiled to Expose Injustice

Renowned Nigerian author and critic Chinua Achebe once said that foreign correspondents are often the only means of drawing attention to disasters "in the making or being covered up." The making or covering up can happen anywhere in the world. Huffington Post, 4 hours ago

Novelist would mortify anti-negritude crus aders

When Things Fall Apart was published in 1958, a British woman, that is what Chinua Achebe called Honor Tracy, wrote a review she called, Three Cheers for Meer Anarchy. The thrust of her story was that educated blacks should not, talk so glibly about ...
 The Star (Kenya)2 weeks ago Kenya: Novelist Would Mortify Anti-Negritude Crus Aders  African Entertainer2 weeks ago
Africa Review

Perspectives on leadership that delivers social and economic change

By Linus Gitahi More by The celebrated African writer and thinker Chinua Achebe in his watershed title, The Trouble With Nigeria , says: The trouble with Nigeria is simply and squarely a failure of leadership. There is nothing basically wrong ...
 Daily Nation1 month ago

In Pictures: Dj Cuppy's Graduation Party & House of Cuppy London Launch

Nigeria: Celebrating Chinua Achebe's Arrow of God At 50 in London AllAfrica News: Entertainment| All Africa (Today) - [Guardian]AN international conference will be held in honour of Proof Chinua Achebe's legacy in London on October 24 and 25 at ...
 African Entertainer2 weeks ago Celebrating Chinua Achebe's Arrow of God At 50 in London  AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago University of London celebrates Chinua Achebe's book  News243 weeks ago Achebe's greatest novel, 50 years on  Zimbabwe Herald1 month ago

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 Nigeria1 month ago

Iwaji Abba: An ancient festival made modern

By Chukwujekwu Ilozue Reporter, Onitsha Master story teller and literary giant, Prof. Chinua Achebe, depicted the grandeur of New Yam festivals in Igbo land in his epic novel Things Fall Apart thus: Men and women, young and old, look ...
 Nigeria Daily Independent1 week ago Iwaji Abba - an Ancient Festival Made Modern  Individual.com1 week ago Nigeria: Iwaji Abba - an Ancient Festival Made Modern  African Entertainer1 week ago

Women are better with words than men

Unless that man is Ngugi wa Thiongo or Chinua Achebe, he is advised to keep off the use of colourful endearments when praising
 Tanzania Citizen1 week ago

Nasarawa: King-Kong kayoed!

It was Chinua Achebe, in his A Man of the People , that threw in the Igbo jibe: that one of the roguish politicians, in his fictional polity, had stolen more than enough for the owner not to notice. Like fiction that shapes today's dirty reality, ...
 The Nation Nigeria1 week ago

Fate Of A Misguided Scholar 1

Thus, Chinua Achebe, an antagonistic hero of the so-called Biafran Secession War, reminds the yechy unrecognized self-styled poet and writer, a bastardized ideological scion of The Brethren, writing: The fiction which imaginative literature offers ...
 VibeGhana.com2 weeks ago

Community and Consensus: My hope for Anambra state

By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Anambra is a state that has produced great writers. If Chinua Achebe and Flora Nwapa and Chukwuemeka Ike had not written the books they did, when they did, and how they did, I would perhaps not have had the emotional ...
 Nigeria Daily Independent1 month ago Community and Consensus - My Hope for Anambra State  AllAfrica.com4 weeks ago Community and Consensus My hope for Anambra  The Nation Nigeria1 month ago
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