Farafina Book Review in NEXT

The monthly Farafina book review held on the 6th of November, 2010. The book for review for this month’s edition was To Saint Patrick by Eghosa Imasuen. To Saint Patrick is a work of alternate history. Set in Benin City after elections, Hadiza and Ayo, police officers are investigating a murder. They soon find themselves embroiled […]

Achebe to deliver Annual Lecture in African Studies

    One of the best-known figures in African literature will be giving a public lecture at the University of Cambridge this November. Chinua Achebe, who is the author of five novels including the groundbreaking book, Things Fall Apart, will give the first in an annual series of lectures in honour of the Cambridge anthropologist, […]