Chinua Achebe

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AllAfrica.com
How Dele Giwa's Murder, Rwanda Genocide Changed My Career - - Dele Olojede (Part 1I have seen stories about growing up, you grew up in Ife, and you were sort of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
I have seen stories about growing up, you grew up in Ife, and you were sort of exposed to people like Wole Soyinka, Chinua Achebe at a very young age, was your path in life was it set for you very early in such a way that you were always... Read more
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Opposition Alliance - an Oasis or a Mirage?opportunity to avoid the narrative of the MDC Alliance because a new and easier
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
opportunity to avoid the narrative of the MDC Alliance because a new and easier narrative emerged and took centre-stage. As Chinua Achebe wrote in Things Fall Apart, drawing upon the wisdom of his Igbo ancestors, when brothers fight, it is the... Read more
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the Missing Linkin the country has grown worse despite changes in systems, leadership and struc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in the country has grown worse despite changes in systems, leadership and structures with many scholars including Chinua Achebe proffering diagnosis on the "trouble with Nigeria". The general consensus is that good governance is virtually,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Prophets complicit in ruining Zimbabwetell where the rain began to beat him cannot know where he dried his body. It i
New Zimbabwe / Posted 4 days ago
tell where the rain began to beat him cannot know where he dried his body. It is a prudent man, even as legendary writer, Chinua Achebe would go on to highlight, who will seek to understand just where the rain began to beat him. It is true that... Read more
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5 Pending Decisions Buhari Will Take On Arrivalwatchers, was not ordinary. The thinking is that a toad does not run in the day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
watchers, was not ordinary. The thinking is that a toad does not run in the daytime for nothing, to borrow a leaf from Chinua Achebe. Anything that would warrant Osinbajo to seek audience with his boss on one-on-one basis in faraway London when... Read more
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iol.co.za
Perhaps focus less on politicians and more on artistsor origins. Great artists do not fit neatly into any box - especially ethnic,
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
or origins. Great artists do not fit neatly into any box - especially ethnic, geographical and national boxes. That Chinua Achebe was Nigerian does not stop the Finnish and Canadians from finding resonance with and in his Things Fall... Read more
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ANA Launches Campaign Against Violent Extremismto Abubakar Adam Ibrahim (BBC African Performance Prize, NLNG Nigeria Prize).
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
to Abubakar Adam Ibrahim (BBC African Performance Prize, NLNG Nigeria Prize). ANA was founded in 1981 by late Professor Chinua Achebe and has become the biggest writers' organisation in Nigeria with 28 state chapters and well over 10,000... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Emmanuel Nuquay - 'No Lebanese Business Ties'Yallah. What I think Senator Yallah was projecting to the people in the central
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Yallah. What I think Senator Yallah was projecting to the people in the central region - in the book, Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe said when things fall apart it means the center cannot hold. If you want to unify this country, the central... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
What would Nehanda and Kaguvi do?or petit bourgeois Europe - far worse that they learnt the oppressors’ way and
New Zimbabwe / Posted 25 days ago
or petit bourgeois Europe - far worse that they learnt the oppressors’ way and now behave more fiercely than they. Chinua Achebe must be telling Mbuya Nehanda and Sekuru Kaguvi: “I warned these people before I left!” Question: if Mbuya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi's God Complexjudges. Those who have their paths cleared by the benevolent spirit should not
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
judges. Those who have their paths cleared by the benevolent spirit should not forget to be humble, so said our legendary Chinua Achebe. For those who may have forgotten, let me remind them that Amaechi's Peace and Reconciliation Commission,... Read more
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Abiola Irele, Onukaba and Ito engage in the kind of dispassionate scholarship in which, for instance, a Ch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
to engage in the kind of dispassionate scholarship in which, for instance, a Charles Nnolim gave the late literary icon Chinua Achebe no rest over the source of his magnus opus Arrow of God. Nnolim, an Igbo, claimed that Achebe had plagiarized... Read more

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