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Segun Afolabi: On Writing, the Caine Prize and being a Critically Neglected Nigerian Migrant Writer

Nigeria has more than its fair share of amazing authors and one-time Caine Prize winner and two-time Caine Prize nominee, Segun … Continue Reading

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Ayokanmi and Tolu Binutu – Doing Business with Art, Design, Portraits, Painting and More

Eugene Lonesco once said, “A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind”. Two Brothers in Nigeria clearly have a passion … Continue Reading

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10 Things You Should know About Award-Winning Filmmaker, Tunde Kelani

Films, movies, stage plays, adaptations, shorts, documentaries; name it, and the Founder of Mainframe Movies-Opomulero has been … Continue Reading

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Binyavanga Wainaina is an Interesting Character. Find Out More About Him Here

Binyavanga Wainaina is quite an interesting character. For one, he is an excellent writer. He won the Caine Prize for African … Continue Reading

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Osine and Anesi Ikhianosime- Nigerian Teenage Tech Gurus, Doing the Phenomenal.

Who says teenage is just about chocolates, dresses and soccer? Meet Osine and Anesi Ikhianosime, amazing Nigerian teens  who are … Continue Reading

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Zainab Bangura: Champion of Human Rights & First Sierra Leonean Woman to Run for Presidency

Zainab Hawa Bangura was born in 1959 to a family of limited means in the small town of Yonibana in Sierra Leone’s Northern … Continue Reading

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Ruth Obih- Lawyer, Serial Entrepreneur and CEO of 3Invest Ltd.

Ruth Obih is the founder and chief executive officer of 3Invest Ltd, an emerging technology-driven real estate and infrastructure … Continue Reading

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Strong Girl, Aituaje Iruobe [WAJE] and The Impact Of Music in Changing The Status -Quo

I must confess, I am guilty. Of what, you ask? Well, I cannot recollect the last time I did a post about a musician/artiste- … Continue Reading

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INSPIRATION

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Everyone Needs Multiple Streams of Income: Here’s How to Get Started

Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote is widely known for producing cement; but he has since diversified his manufacturing capacity … Continue Reading

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Dear Entrepreneur, Customers Remember Experiences, Not Your Brand Logo

Most businesses spend big money testing their brand logo, catchy marketing phrases, and demographics, but spend little time … Continue Reading

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If at First You Fail, Here are 5 Reasons Why You Should Bow Out & Try Again.

Entrepreneurial ventures fail. It's a sad fact. However, how your business fails will determine whether you get another shot at … Continue Reading

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SHORT STORIES AND POEMS

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The Society Women Series…Book 1

Wanna Be Mom Mrs. Brenda smiled her admiration as she let her eyes roam around the expanse of land. “The rich folks sure know … Continue Reading

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Beach Party

  Alexis had had it up to her chin with her sister’s escapades and she was done covering for her. Like her friend Sonia said, it … Continue Reading

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If Tomorrow Never Comes

  Bountiful of writhes await my tribute Seemingly imminent, but moment unfolds the hidden Neither the heart is … Continue Reading

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INTERVIEWS

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Architect Jon (Twingi) Sojkowski: Advocate of African Vernacular Architecture

Hello Friend, How are you? It's another Konnect Africa interview and today, we bring to you a unique personality, a registered … Read

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Julian Kiganda: Author & Creator of the ‘Bold & Fearless’ Brand

Are you bold and fearless? Julian Kiganda certainly is and she seeks to help women everywhere live boldly and fearlessly … Read

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An Interview with Ken Sibanda: Science Fiction Aficionado and Founder, Proteus Film

His love for, and belief in the use of science is infectious! South African Author and Filmmaker Kissinger Nkosinathi Sibanda, is … Read

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Marek Zmyslowski – The Founder of Jovago.Com, Top Online Hotel-Booking Portal in Africa

Greetings Africa, How are you doing? It is another Konnect Africa interview and today, we are honoured to connect to you, … Read

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Uhanan Mimi Musa; Social Entrepreneur and Development Expert

Good morning Africa, How delightful it is to always celebrate our dear continent and the amazing species that make her prosperous … Read

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Emeka Nobis – Writer, Trainer and Thought Leader

Hello Africa. It is another Konnect Africa Interview. If you are interested in doing more than just chatting, 'like-ing' and … Read

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A Konnect Africa Interview with Toyin Adesola: A Fighter and An Advocate for People Living with Sickle Cell Disorder

It is another Konnect Africa Interview. Wow! It is great to be alive. Today, we feature a fighter, a go-getter, an amazing woman … Read

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African Author: Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya of ‘The Curious Case of the Small Pikin’

KA: Welcome to Konnect Africa! If you weren't a writer, what else would you be doing? That's easy! I would be a Lawyer- which … Read

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COMPETITIONS

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The “Against all Odds, I Know an Amazing Nigerian Woman” Writing Competition Awards Ceremony

The 6th of December has come and gone, but its memories remain fresh and heart-warming for all who made it to the big event of the … Continue Reading

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Announcing…….The Winners of the #”I Know an Amazing Nigerian Woman” Writing Competition.

Now sound the alarm, roll out the drums and let the ovation be heard!!! It's the 30th of November 2014!!! The Mrs Felicia … Continue Reading

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It’s the Top 5! IKnowAnAmazingNigerianWoman Writing Competition Presents its Top 5…

First, there were 119...and now [drum roll please!] the Top 5 entries emerge for the Mrs Felicia Okonkwo's "I Know an Amazing … Continue Reading

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WEEKEND SPECIAL

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Uduak Ubak’s Blog: The Nigerian Lawmakers and Their Wardrobe Allowance

Recently trending in Nigeria was the news and reaction to the nine billion naira (US$45 million) wardrobe allowance for the … Continue Reading

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Uduak Ubak’s Blog : Summer in Nigeria?

It's the month of June and for Nigeria, the rains are here. For some, this is bad news as it spells floods, bad roads with pot … Continue Reading

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Carey Baraka’s Blog: The Art of the Midnight Snack

It is midnight. Your mind is tired. It has been a long day. A very long one. You woke up at an unearthly hour in the first place. … Continue Reading

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