Category: Tuesday Poetry

On Top The Video

Hit songs have disappointing videos very often. Sadly, Wizkid’s 2013 hit song follows this...

On Davido’s Aye Video

Davido is an impressive young musician. Why you may ask? He has a strong...

Highlife and New School Nigerian Pop

Eliot’s argument in his evergreen essay, Tradition and Individual Talent, does not hold true for...

New Flash Fiction: Corkscrew

New Flash Fiction: Corkscrew For your weekend enjoyment.

Three Songs: Rex Lawson

  Think James Moody or The Temptations or even Frank Sinatra. Legends with towering...

A Re-reading of the Nigerian National Anthem in the Wake of Homophobia

This is not a rhetoric. No smart, cheeky, wizened, politically-correct, erudite tract can change...

The Ibadan Job: A True 419 Story

I woke up with that dull headache that reminded me of last night, the...

Revisiting Narratives: New Fiction

  “Her eyes did not betray trail of tears. Her mien did not tell...

On Caro

Femmes fatales abound in timeless songs: from Angelina to Maxine to Salome to Caroline,...