Ngugi wa Thiong’o novel Matigari is set for the big screen says Nollywood filmmaker Kunle Afolayan. Ngugi wa Thiong’o is one of the giants of…View More Ngugi wa Thiong’o’s “Matigari” set for the big screen.
Ngugi wa Thiong’o is headlining The Gambia’s Mboka Festival of Arts Culture and Sport currently happening in The Gambia. The festival which is making a…View More Ngugi wa Thiong’o headlines The Gambia’s Mboka Festival 2017
Ake Festival 2016 headliner Ngugi Wa Thiong’o was moderated by Okey Ndibe at the final book type event on November 19th. The headliner event at…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o moderated by Okey Ndibe at Ake Festival 2016
Odafe Atogun’s debut novel Taduno’s Song launched at the Ake Festival with eminent personalities including Ngugi Wa Thiong’o attending on Friday November 18th, 2016. The…View More Odafe Atogun debut novel Taduno’s Song launches at Ake Festival 2016
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o will be the headline guest at this year’s edition of Ake Festival 2016. Ngugi, who will sit in conversation with Okey Ndibe…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o to headline action packed Ake Festival 2016
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o gave a lecture at the Kenyatta University last Wednesday afternoon to a very large audience of students, faculty and groupies. As you…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o lectures at the Kenyatta University
Weep Not Child, the debut novel of celebrated Kenyan writer Ngugi Wa Thiong’o published in 1964, was the first book published by a Kenyan African.…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o clan to celebrate 50 years of Weep Not Child
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o will be coming back to Kenya in June this year for a series of gigs to celebrate his first book Weep Not…View More Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’s June homecoming
In case you missed it, Monday was Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’s birthday or as this toddler I know (OK, its really me), it was his “happy…View More Okey Ndibe salutes Ngugi Wa Thiongo on his birthday
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.
A sequel to Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir which was written by Kenya’s most famous literary son Ngugi Wa Thiong’o is…View More Sequel to Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’ Dreams in a Time of War: A Childhood Memoir imminent
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.
This Thursday was a special day as I had a beer with author and Cornell University professor Mukoma Wa Ngugi. Cornell Professor Mukoma Wa Ngugi…View More A drink with Mukoma Wa Ngugi