Brittle Paper introduces free master classes with “The Writing Room.”

The Writing Room, a new initiative from Brittle Paper, featuring masterclasses from some of the most respected personalities in African writing was introduced on July 20, 2022. Brittle Paper is an online platform centering African literary narratives since it was founded by Nigeria-born USA-based academic Ainehi Edoro-Glines in 2010. Apart from publishing work from writers […]

Afrolit Sans Frontieres Festivals Nigeria

Chimeka Garricks wraps up Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 3.

Chimeka Garricks was the final guest at Afrolit Sans Frontières Season 3 streaming on Instagram from Lagos, Nigeria on June 1, 2020. He was hosted by Zukiswa Wanner. Afrolit Sans Frontières, a virtual literary festival for writers of African origin, started as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic international lockdown. It has had two iterations […]

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Masobe Books signs up Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, Chimeka Garricks, four others.

Masobe Books announced that Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani, Chimeka Garricks, Michael Afenfia, TJ Benson, Othuke Ominiabohs, and Angel Patricks Amegbe are their new authors on September 26, 2019. Masobe Books was founded by Othuke Ominiabohs in Lagos, Nigeria in April 2018. The relatively new publishing concern blew our minds when they announced on September 26, 2019, […]

Book Reviews Nigeria

A review of Chimeka Garricks Tomorrow Died Yesterday

Book: Tomorrow Died Yesterday Author: Chimeka Garricks Publisher: Paperworth Books Year of publication: 2010 Number of pages: 428 Genre: Thriller Chimeka Garrick’s debt novel Tomorrow Died Yesterday tracks four characters Doughboy, Amaibi, Kaniye and Tubo who grew up in the oil rich Niger Delta and how their lives end up as they deal with the […]