Literature

“The Price of Things”

“The Price of Things” Last night, after leaving the festival site, called the June 12th Cultural Centre, I took a motorbike taxi home; in the first instance, th...

“Journey to Ake”

“Journey to Ake” If you’ve only watched Lagos Airport – the infamous documentary about said airport, your impression of Murtala Muhammed airport will be a bit ...

Interview: Lola Shoneyin

Last year, a major festival of Arts and Books launched in Nigeria, and surprisingly it wasn't based in one of the larger cities in the country, Abuja, Calabar, ...

Interview: Wole Soyinka at 80

Nobel laureate for literature, Wole Soyinka, was recently in London for the launch of a book celebrating his life and work at 80. Gateway for Africa editor, Del...

Review: A bit of difference – Sefi Atta

Review: A bit of difference - Sefi Atta The pace of Sefi Atta’s latest novel, A Bit of Difference  is leisurely; it’s deliberately understated in style, but do...

Events on our Radar for 2014

Events on our Radar for 2014 2014 promises to be another brilliant year for African arts, artists and culture. There’s a wide range of events taking place acros...