Juka Fatou Jabang’s The Phoenix: The path to female liberation is via total denigration of men


This entry is part 1 of 5 in the series Reviews Season Five

Share now79      79SharesJuka Fatou Jabang’s poems in The Phoenix decries the ill-treatment of women by men, and the exploitation of Africa


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‘First time writers should be ready to be cheated’ – Umar Abdul


This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series WednesdayWritersWorld S01

Share now164      164SharesUmar Abdul, author of The Broken Moon, advised first time writers to focus on improving themselves before focusing on


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“Don’t write with the intention of making money” – Zahraddeen I. Kallah


This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series WednesdayWritersWorld S01

Share now634      634SharesZahraddeen Ibrahim Kallah says that “the best way for a writer to benefit from his work is to write


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A Glowing Kano, a poem for Muhamadu Sunusi II by Mujahid Ameen Lilo


This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Poetic Friday

Share now459      459SharesMujahid Ameen Lilo wrote a glowing poem celebrating the marriage of ANA Kano grand patron, HRH Emir Muhamadu Sunusi


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‘I write to vent my anger’ – Zarah bint Jibrin | #WednesdayWritersWorld


This entry is part [part not set] of 10 in the series WednesdayWritersWorld S01

Share now245      245SharesTop social media influencer, Fatima Sambo (aka Zarah bint Jibrin), says writing is a medium she uses to positively


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Nadifa Mohamed’s The Orchard of Lost Souls: A realistic depiction of the Somalia of the 80s


Share now88      88SharesNadifa Mohamed’s The Orchard of Lost Souls, a story of horror, depicts the animalistic and cannibalistic tendencies of Somalia’s


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‘Meeting Soyinka was a life-changing experience’ – Mujahyd Ameen Lilo | #WednesdayWritersWorld


This entry is part 4 of 10 in the series WednesdayWritersWorld S01

Share now52      52SharesHigh-flying Mujahyd Ameen Lilo, winner of Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange (North West), notes that prose take him to


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Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac ‘Gaarriye’: Rejecting the stains of silence


This entry is part 13 of 17 in the series Reviews Season Four

Share now32      32SharesMaxamed Xaashi Dhamac ‘Gaarriye’ who writes mesmerising love poems, uses the scathing political ones to denounce tyranny and oppression,


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