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AFRICA WRITES 2017 POP-UP: BRISTOL

Friday 6 Oct at The Cube Cinema, Dove St S, Avon, BS2 8JD Saturday 7 Oct at Hamilton House, 80 Stokes Croft, BS1 3QY Africa Writes Pop-Up: Bristol presents exciting series of events celebrating contemporary

Veteran comic actor, John Okafor aka Mr Ibu, in South Africa

Comic character Mr Ibu was born in Enugu on October 17, 1961, and he studied Mass Communication at the Institute of Management in Enugu. He rose to fame when he

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Cooking demonstration at SA Book Fair session

Nigerian Chef Yemisi Aribisala Reads her favorite part of her book Longthroat Memoirs- “In 2008 in Lagos I ordered a takeaway Okro Soup from the yellow chilli restaurant in Victoria

The great Africa writer is making it happen again Chinelo Okparanta Hidden Histories and Forbidden Love – Chinelo Okparanta in Conversation with Olumide Popoola

Chinelo Okparanta’s deeply searching and powerful debut novel is about the dangers of living and loving openly. Ijeoma comes of age as her nation does; born before independence, she is

New York Film Academy is conducting Auditions/Portfolio Reviews in South Africa

Our Auditions/Portfolio Reviews offer applicants an opportunity to demonstrate their skills to our admissions representatives in order to be eligible for a talent based discount on their NYFA tuition. Our

Indigenous books don’t get popularity

The African portal literature join the conversation South African Book Fair “Unfortunately books written in indigenous languages don’t always gain popularity when translated in English and I think mainstream media

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Can Techonolgy Fix Nigeria problem?

Technology is meant to make things easier, quicker, cheaper. Smart innovation is often seen as a panacea for Nigeria, Africa and the world’s ills. But technology is not just used

NDTV visits the Nike Art Gallery in Lagos – and discovers Nigerian treasures!

On it’s trip to Lagos, Nigeria, NDTV paid a visit to the iconic Nike Art Gallery and left inspired that Nigeria, now more than ever, is ready to take on

BBC To Launch Its Pidgin Service!

The British Broadcasting Corporation will on Monday launch its Pidgin service. An announcement yesterday evening by the highly revered broadcaster said it is one of the biggest expansions by the

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NIGERIAN STUDENTS NUMBER GROW IN CANADA

Reports revealed that there are about seven thousand Nigerian students in Canada. Nigeria is now eight largest source of foreign students in the Canadian educational institutions. The number is growing