August 19

August 18

August 17

  • Nigeria: Fetuga - Recent Encounters With Wole Soyinka [opinion]


    THE first series of encounters were over twenty years ago. Fast-forward to 2014, a series of remarkable encounters. April 23, 2014, was the official ceremony of Nigeria being... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Writehouse to Publish Dami Ajayi's Clinical Blues

    This Day

    WriteHouse Collective, a firm poised to create credible and enduring platforms for writers has recently signed a publishing contract with Dami Ajayi, shortlist of the Melissa... Read more »

August 16

August 15

  • Nigeria: CJN to Chair Launch of Book On Corruption, Human Rights Law

    Daily Independent

    The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Mariam Aloma-Mukhtar, will on Monday August 18, 2014, chair the launching of the book, 'Corruption and Human Rights Law in Africa'. The book was... Read more »

  • Namibia: Poetry Book Launched

    New Era

    Local poet, Julia Amukoshi, launched her book, Tales of the Rainbow, a collection of poems in English, last week. Read more »

August 14

August 13

  • Africa: How to Be a Great African Writer [opinion]

    African Arguments

    There is an argument out there that the category 'African Writer' should not exist because it creates a ghetto in which people get incarcerated by accident of birth or residence. I... Read more »

  • Africa: African Poetry Book Fund Announces African Poetry Library Initiative [press release]


    All five libraries have been established through partnerships with writing organizations, arts organizations, existing libraries, and influential individuals in the arts from each... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: 'Modern Polygamy' Tackled in Book [opinion]

    The Herald

    Polygamy was long ago a respectable traditional type of marriage in some African societies but it has become a delusional institution almost inapplicable in these modern days. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: The 2014 Caine Prize Anthology to Be Launched At Book Cafe

    The Herald

    Five prominent Zimbabwean authors who recently participated in the Caine Prize for African Writing Workshop will on Thursday 14 August participate in a Launch of the 2014 Caine... Read more »

August 12

  • Gambia: Dr Drammeh Publishes Two New Books

    Daily Observer

    Dr. Seedy Drammeh, the human resource and administration manager of the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) who has authored several books in the past has again published two new books,... Read more »

August 11

August 10

  • Angola: Angolan Writer Releases New Book


    The Angolan writer Ana Paula de Jesus Gomes sold and signed autographs on her latest book entitled "Na pele de Zito Maimba", in an act that took place at Benguela online library. Read more »

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