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Review|| Lightseekers by Femi Kayode- a hymn of campus gangterism

The mystery-thriller genre in Nigeria has got a new pacesetter. Lightseekers indulge in our mundane Nigerianness- think of strikes, cultism, and revenge- to create a breathtaking plot and dopamine accentuating pace. Femi Kayode’s characters are Nigerians in their totality, except perhaps John Paul, whose characterization is a suppressed characterization in African fiction. Kayode knows thisContinue reading “Review|| Lightseekers by Femi Kayode- a hymn of campus gangterism”

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REVIEW||Let’s this story properly-The stanzas of home and departing

A TALE OF MORAL LESSONS How far can you travel to find a home elsewhere? In a provocative yet vulnerable way, Jennifer Kumbi guides us to get answers to this. In most short stories, there is a tendency to be finite and crisp making such stories lack sporadic and reality. But in each of theContinue reading “REVIEW||Let’s this story properly-The stanzas of home and departing”

Review| Teller of Secrets-a woman’s husband is her glory

WHY SHOULD YOU READ TELLER OF SECRETS Teller of secrets is an intimate recounting of the patriarchal horrors of the 1960’s West Africa. And through the text, we find a feminism which might have gine too far just to prove a point. One of the best books to read to understand the diversive patriarchal AfricanContinue reading “Review| Teller of Secrets-a woman’s husband is her glory”

SON OF THE STORM; A NAMELESS REPUBLIC SAGA

Son of the Storm is a ‘we are alive’ statement by fantasy African fiction. And no-one is better ordained to announce this than Suyi Davies himself. In this book review, you would see how the author dissects an African pre-colonial political settings. In a series, built around magical instruments, fantastical creatures and revolutionary ideas. Danso, theContinue reading “SON OF THE STORM; A NAMELESS REPUBLIC SAGA”

DAUGHTERS OF NRI; A COMING-OF-AGE MYTHOLOGY

Daughters of Nri retells an ancient mythology in a relatable way. And it dares us while still reading the book to search about the amazing world of the Igbo belief system.It makes it mark as the first in the series,  because it tells the conflict-cause like a moonlight story. ‘ Over a hundred years ago,Continue reading “DAUGHTERS OF NRI; A COMING-OF-AGE MYTHOLOGY”

COVID-19 OUTBREAK AND THE TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY- EFFECTS, CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS

Change is hard, but change caused by disease is harder. And perhaps of the diseases that would cause a major change in our present world, COVID-19 is a critical one. COVID-19 is a virus believed to be transferred from animals to man and is spread by our contact with the particles through the eye, noseContinue reading “COVID-19 OUTBREAK AND THE TRANSPORTATION INDUSTRY- EFFECTS, CHALLENGES AND PROSPECTS”