Books

How to be a politician

[Excerpt from Elnathan John's new book, "Becoming Nigerian; A Guide", published by Cassava Republic press] The biggest mistake any person interested in politics can make is to...

To The Unpublished Writer

I met you this week It occurred to me that I have met you (or some version of you) many times beforeI could have met you at a university, led you in a workshop, chatted to you at...

Jalada Africa So Far

Originally published by The Sunday Nation Newspaper When the Jalada Africa’s second anthology, Sext Me, came out last year, I shared Linda Musita’s Kudinyana on my Facebook...

A Nation In Labour

Harriet Anena is not as loud as many of my poet friends At face value, she is a normal Ugandan beauty with the air that acutely contrasts her view of the world around her But when...

Book Review: Daughter of Maa

Discussing culture is like walking mindlessly into a minefield It is a subject that attracts unwarranted emotive outbursts especially when it converges at its most sensitive apex:...

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