We need to see these five kickass African novels beloved by many become movies we can all watch at the movies. Those who attended the…View More Five kickass African novels that need to be made into movies
Chimamanda Adichie is one of eight distinguished achievers set to receive an honorary degree from the Johns Hopkins University, Maryland, United States. Adichie who earned…View More Chimamanda Adichie to receive prestigious US honorary degree
Chimamanda Adichie will be the lead at the Farafina Trust creative writing workshop in Lagos, Nigeria from June 21 to July 1, 2016. She will be…View More Apply for Chimamanda Adichie’s Farafina Creative Writing Workshop 2016!
There’s yet another gong for our African literary supernova folks. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s second novel Half of a Yellow Sun has been selected the best…View More Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the Bailey’s Prize best of the best
The New African magazine has published its highly regarded 100 Hundred Most Influential Africans 2014 and it has some of what the team who run…View More Top Writers in New African 100 most influential list.
The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award is an international literary award for a work of fiction, jointly sponsored by the city of Dublin, Ireland and…View More Noviolet, Chimamanda and Aminatta for IMPAC Dublin Literary Award
Chimamanda Adichie is the biggest name in Nigerian (if not African) literature right now. She is kinda like the Lupita Nyong’o of literature from this…View More Chimamanda Adichie wins National Book Critics Award 2013
You may or may not know the Baileys Women Prize for women but you probably know about it in its old life. It all started…View More Chimamanda Adichie makes Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction 2014 longlist
The Kwani Trust turned ten years old this year and the trust that built its name as they new face of Kenyan literature hosted several…View More Nairobi goes gaga for Chimamanda Adichie
Nairobi was in the throes of literary awesomeness as we hosted the Storymoja Hay Festival 2013 in September. Hold onto your horses literary fans; have…View More Chimamanda Adichie for Kwani 10 year anniversary festivities
We all read books then watch its movie version and complain bitterly that the director never did justice the jewel we all read. It’s not…View More Chimamanda Adichie’s Half of a yellow sun movie trailer out
This Chimamanda. Nigeria’s sweetheart writer Chimamanda Adichie has been doing what she does yet again; winning awards for her novels. The latest of her awards…View More Nigeria’s Chimamanda Adichie wins Heartland prize
Last year, I visited one of the most beautiful wildlife destinations on the planet; The Maasai Mara. At that place I was a guest at…View More The Olare Mara Kempinski library; opportunities abound.