Former Top Government Official Of Yoruba Origin Laments Massive Loss For Nigeria Due To Marginalization Of Igbos

Former Executive Director of Nigeria’s defunct telecommunications giant NITEL, Pa Joshua Akinwumi recently celebrated his 80th birthday. The Punch caught up with him, and as an elder who has nothing more to be afraid of, he spoke his mind on how Nigeria failed to harness the massive technological capability of the Igbos after the Nigeria-Biafra […]

Igbo authors Adichie, Okorafor longlisted for alternative Nobel Literature Prize

Chimamanda Adichie and Nnedi Okorafor, Nigerian writers, have been longlisted for a new vote-based alternative to the Nobel Prize in Literature.  The 2018 Nobel Prize in Literature was cancelled as a result of a sexual abuse scandal that rocked the Swedish Academy. Jean-Claude Arnault, a French cultural figure who is married to a now former […]

Chimamanda Adichie Among 7 To Receive The Prestigeous Duke University Doctorate Degree

Chimamanda Adichie, another Igbo woman of timbre and caliber, has just received her latest honour, a doctorate degree from Duke University in the United States. See photos of her at the event here. Chimamada Adichie is very influential worldwide, primarily as, pub-1435952880475523, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0