3 minutes read October 17, 2012 “Our love is hot” for Nigerian pop singer Tiwa Savage Love is a theme used so regularly in many Nigerian pop songs. Many of them sound alike in the ears, and I’ve learnt not to expect too much. Yet, listening….. Read More 4 minutes read October 8, 2012 Chinua Achebe reflects on Biafra, but for whom? It is a long time already since the Biafran War (1967-1970) to write a memoir, and it makes me wonder how affective Chinua Achebe’s narrative in The Guardian is to….. Read More 5 minutes read September 5, 2012 Makoko: This sea shall be uprooted I Dreams brought us here and we arrived With no enthusiasm for things stirring – Currents, currencies – concurrently drift us Into adamance, but we learnt before to be. Lagos:….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.