The Five Secrets You Must Discover Before You Die (A book review)

Izzo presents each lesson with heartfelt responses and anecdotes from these wise elders to illustrate how living each lesson has made them fulfilled and unafraid of death. “Just be yourself” has been the advice of every parent since Polonius. Izzo found that the simple phrase, “be true to yourself,” is the first secret.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to release Book “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines”

Former Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is set to release a book titled “Fighting Corruption is Dangerous: The Story Behind the Headlines.” Okonjo-Iweala made the announcement on her Twitter, revealing that it was “risky” for her to write the book.

5 books to read on a rainy day

The overcast sky, rain pouring on green plants and parched roads makes for a good view from a window. But that also means that...

Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean (Review by Darkowaa)

Consisting entirely of brand-new stories by authors living in the region (not simply authors from the region), this collection gathers the very best entries to the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, including a mix of established and up-and-coming writers from islands throughout the Caribbean.

BOOK REVIEW: Africa’s Industrialization & Prosperity

In a new book titled “Africa’s Industrialization & Prosperity: From Esau Syndrome to Structural Adjustment Strategy,” renowned Ugandan journalist and editor David Ssepuuya combines personal anecdotes from several African countries with research and data from institutions like the World Bank, to show his concern that the occasional bubbles of growth on the continent never morph into prosperity.

Nuruddin Farah: a life in writing by Maya Jaggi

Born in Baidoa in what was Italian Somaliland in 1945, Farah has produced a series of novels, plays, essays and journalistic reflections on his native Somalia.

Journalists fight for other professionals not paid but no one fights for them –...

Veteran journalist and former General Manager, (News/ Current Affairs) of DAAR Communications, Funke Fadugba, who retired in 2017 after over 30 years in journalism,...

Architecture and Poetry are both forms of art – The Red Cap Poet.

Rudolph, who is also known as Ruddapoet, a talented poet and architect, discusses his art and speaks on how it has affected his lifestyle. Tell...

Nigeria : A Failed State? by Robert Nwadiaru

Robert Nwadiaru introduces us to the present-day Nigeria, the African Giant, a country with infinite riches, both natural and human, yet which still struggles after more than half a century after the independence.

Wailers “should wail on…” – Femi Adesina, SSA Media to President Buhari

In this interview with The News Chronicle, Femi Adesina, Senior Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity speaks on sundry issues -...

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