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WONDERS OF IBADAN: OJO OBANYI’s WICKER-COVERED CAR

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IBADAN “running splash of rust and gold, flung and scattered among seven hills like broken china in the sun.” John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo Old Ibadan (Presumably 1940′s) JP Clark’s Ibadan is one of the most popular and wondrous poem’s about Ibadan. There … Continue reading

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GOLDEN BOABAB: WRITE YOUR CHILDREN’s BOOK

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  Deborah Ahenkorah Talks Children’s Literature   Once upon a time in Ghana, an 11 year old girl who loved to read was asked by a group of her father’s friends what she wanted to be when she grew up. … Continue reading

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LEMI GHARIOKWU: FATHER OF AFRO POP ART

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Written by: Onyedika Achilike   AFRO POP ART “Wow  Goddamit” Fela Kuti’s words at his first sight of Lemi Ghariokwu’s art.   Born, bred and buttered in Lagos Nigeria, Lemi is seen as the inventor of ‘Afro Pop Art’. He is … Continue reading

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