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Thursday 19 April 2018
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Category: Books

Anxious wait for winners of Africa Day writing contest

Event to be held May 21 in Dublin By Ada Anioji   With the close of the deadline for the receipt of submissions for the Africa Day...

UI to host Christopher Okigbo conference

Event to mark 50 years of his death By Nsikan Ikpe   The University of Ibadan, UI will be the venue for an international conference to...

You are brave to do book on Buhari, author told

  Book makes strident case for war against corruption By Vicky Bricks   A Nigerian author, Mr Sunday Abbah has been commended for...

Lantern commences electronic publishing

  Restates commitment to promotion of reading culture   As part of its determination to bring books closer to the people for...

CORA takes on terror at 18th books’ festival

By Ada Anioji   The adult continent of the 18th Annual Lagos Book and Arts Festival, LABAF will focus on interrogating the use of...

Outrage greets award of Nobel to Bob Dylan

  Shock as Kenyan writer, Ngugi wa Thiongo misses again! By Ada Anioji   Outrage, shock and anger has greeted yesterday’s...

Foremost scholar, Okpewho to be buried September 17

Events commence September 16 By Ada Anioji   Foremost literary scholar, Professor Isidore Okpewho will be buried September 17, 2016 in...

More tributes for literary icon, Okpewho

May be buried in a fortnight By John Eche   Tributes have continued to pour in for the scholar and literary icon, Professor Isidore...

Elechi Amadi: Africa has lost a gem

Epistle To President Buhari By Nengi Josef Owei I TOOK the loss of Elechi Amadi at a personal level, Your Excellency. I feel related to...

We must return to the book policy – Lawal-Solarin

Otunba Olayinka Lawal-Solarin is indeed a total book personality. From 1969 when he set up Literamed Publications Limited, he has not...