7 minutes read May 26, 2013 Weekend Special N°1002 Here’s a couple of links we’ve bookmarked for reading and watching this week. Chadian director Mahamat Saleh Haroun’s new film “Grigris” premiered in Cannes. First reviews are up in Variety, the Guardian, Hollywood….. Read More 4 minutes read November 22, 2012 The Trouble with the Nigeria Prize for Literature The richest literary prize in the world, the Nobel Prize, carries a US$1.1 million purse. The richest lit prize in Africa, the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature, doesn’t quite match….. Read More 8 minutes read January 20, 2012 Chika Unigwe on #OccupyNigeria A key element of political struggles on the continent, is the role of diasporas. #OccupyNigeria has benefited from their input with protests in London and Brussels and through sites like….. Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.