Chimamanda Adichie Wins American Prize 

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s third novel AMERICANAH has been awarded the 2013 Chicago Tribune Heartland Prize for fiction. The Heartland Prize is a literary prize created in 1988 by the Chicago Tribune Newspaper. According to Elizabeth Taylor, the literary editor of the Chicago Tribune, the prize is awarded yearly in two categories, fiction a and non-fiction,…

ASUU strike: NANS calls for sack of Education Minister

 Universities in Nigeria have been shut down by striking lecturers demanding for better working conditions. The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, displeased over the lingering crisis between the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and the government; has called for the removal of the Minister of Education, Rukkayatu Rufai. The president of the…

Prof. Wole Soyinka’s response to insults hurled at him by Madam Pepe!

Prof. Wole Soyinka An Analytical Piece With Prof. Wole Soyinka. He Has Obliged To Sharing This With As Many Nigerians As Possible. Please Share This With Friends And The General Public. 1. It’s No More about Subsidy Alone. a] The American President has only TWO aircraft, our president has 9[Nine] in his fleet and has…

…On a journey

I’m not a storyteller, but once upon a little damsel born to a loving family. This family could not in the least be called wealthy. Nevertheless, there was this comfort they enjoyed. They had all they needed as and when necessary. in her growing up days, she’d recall the love showered her. It was contagious…

U.S. Scrutinizes Minnesotan’s Website About His Native Somalia

obviously, monitoring of social media (website) did not just start today! The popularity of the site, Somalimidnimo.com, or United Somalia, attracted the attention of the Defense Department. A military contractor, working for U.S. Special Operations forces to “counter nefarious influences” in Africa, began monitoring the website and compiled a confidential research dossier about its founder…

i’m finally here! whoosh! sometimes you just pick up

i’m finally here! whoosh! sometimes you just pick up your pen or it’s substitute: the keypad on your phone or keyboard attached to your computer because you feel and indeed know there are thoughts roaming about your wonderful head awaiting expression. this exactly has led to the creation of this blog. You don’t expect to…