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Americanah – A Review

The literary novelist who chooses to put a love story between a boy and a girl at the heart of his or her novel risks accusations of succumbing to the lightweig...
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Sozaboy – A Review

The seed of Sozaboy appears to have been sown as far back as 1969 in an anthologised story called High Life with a very telling title “Africa in Prose”. The edi...
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Ghana Must Go – Review By Sapo Kpade

Taiye Selasi gets full marks for swimming against the currents of fiction published by African writers (though “writer of African origin” might better describe ...
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Foreign Gods Inc – A Review by Sabo Kpade

The friction between white colonists and indigenous Africans has been covered extensively not least in the works of the old masters like Ngugi and, much more re...
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Blackass Review: By Sabo Kpade

Blackass Review A first time novelist reinterpreting a well admired classic is a risky endeavour. The cynical expectation might be that said work will fall s...