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POEM: WHAT LEGACY by Habeebatou X.

What legacy do we leave for our children Do we gather them in circles of moonlight And tell stories of ‘suna zuwa’ which means to run Or ‘an fara’ spells the meaning of destruction What legacy do we leave for our children Is it the story of inhumanity, violence and callousness the earth tells in […]

A Glimpse in the Dark

A boy saw a snake beneath a wooden bed with three short pillars on the four edges of  the bed. He ran swiftly to his mother, sitting on a cushion beside a long-chair, while his brothers and sisters were sitting on a carpet of about twenty centimeters wide. “I bowed my head down beneath the […]

Dear wanderer by Maryam Gatawa

I left. Because the boat capsized and my wheat, your barley all got drowned. Hope became lost like a flicker of light in dead man’s eye. There was only a super mask, by the side table at dawn. Integrity, integrity, the hailers hailed. When sunset came, i replayed the day, and asked the wailer, what […]

Tiwa Savage acquires customized car

Award-winning music sensation, Tiwa Savage, has entered the second quarter of the year in grand style, as she got for herself a customised exotic car. The ‘Tiwa’s Vibes’ crooner took to her Instagram stories on Friday to share a photo and series of videos of the latest addition to her garage. Although she was not […]

POEM REVIEW by Aliyu Jalal

Poem Review For many reasons, this poem caught my attention. From the simplicity of language to the effortless flow of the muse. But as it’s often said that there’s no perfect work of Literature, so i requested the author to allow me make a quick review of the poem. Author: Abdulrahman Baba-Ahmed Title: None Stanza 1: […]

Muhsin unveils book,says Kannywood needs serious intervention

Kannywood deserves serious intervention, re-evaluation and boost from stakeholders, says film expert Muhsin Ibrahim Ibrahim, who recently authored the first acclaimed book about Kannywood, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday. In his book titled ‘Kannywood: Unveiling the overlooked Hausa industry’, he reintroduces Kannywood, dissects the issues plaguing […]

Cinema critic to release book on Kannywood

  By, MB Mafara Popular Kannywood critic, Malam Muhammad Muhsin Ibrahim, is set to release a new book on the Hausa film industry known as Kannywood,titled “Kannywood: Unveiling the Overlooked Hausa film Industry” Muhsin, who teaches and studies at the Institute of African Studies and Egyptology, University of Cologne, Germany, has written widely on the […]