Lagoon’s Africanfuturist vision requires a reader who is actively engaged in co-creating the alternative future that the novel is constructing: one in which identities are freed from restrictive thinking that refuses to recognise difference and diversity.
An Orchestra of Minorities review: Chigozie Obioma delivers a contemporary Nigerian tragedy through Igbo cosmology
Chigozie Obioma, whose first novel, The Fishermen, was selected as a finalist for the Man Booker Prize in 2015, has made it back to the 2019 shortlist with his latest effort, An Orchestra of Minorities.
Three badly injured Nigerian nationals came in for treatment at around 4 am on Saturday,
Disturbing visuals of an African national being beaten up in Malviya Nagar, New Delhi surfaced, causing concern over racism against Africans in the country and their safety.
Four persons including a Nigerian national who were found guilty of cheating a businessman to the tune of Rs 20.77 lakh were sentenced to jail by a court in Mumbai's Thane district.
A Nigerian national, arrested for allegedly raping a 31-year-old woman in Goa last week, had been booked earlier for rioting, assault and illegally over-staying in India, police sources said.
Two days after African envoys boycott 'Africa day' over the murder of the Congolese national, comes another racial attack on Nigerian student in Hyderabad.
Two female suicide bombers killed at least 58 at a camp for people made homeless by Boko Haram's Islamist insurgency in northeast Nigeria, emergency services said on Wednesday, in the latest violence to hit the remote region.
N'DJAMENA Five suicide bombers killed 33 people in Chad and wounded 51 more in a coordinated attack suspected to be the work of the Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram, a local government official said. Witnesses reported multiple blasts that appeared to target the market in Baga Sola, directly across Lake Chad from Nigeria, and a camp housing refugees who have fled from Boko Haram.
In yet another case of jumping the gun and power abuse, Maharashtra police on Sunday halted the birthday party of a Nigerian couple's three-year-old son and ate his cake.
Nigerian-born US student Harold Ekeh has been accepted to all 8 Ivy League schools, and 13 US universities in total
A group of Congress workers on Thursday staged a protest against Union Minister Giriraj Singh outside a residential complex where he lives.
Giriraj Singh's comments on Sonia Gandhi created an immediate whiplash on twitter, leading to mixed reactions
A Nigerian woman resident in Italy with Ebola symptoms was hospitalised on Tuesday.
The union health ministry on Monday denied reports that a Nigerian national admitted to the RML hospital has tested positive for the dreaded Ebola disease.
A 35-year-old Nigerian woman, travelling from Nigeria to India for cancer treatment, has died in the UAE after showing symptoms similar to those of deadly Ebola virus.
What's not to like about a book that claims we desis are culturally programmed for success -- and in a way that White Americans are not. Except Amy Chua's latest book has very little basis in fact.
When a gay person or a same-sex couple look for housing, brokers often advise them to keep their sexuality under wraps. But that means as renters they are always vulnerable to nosy neighbours and judgemental landlords.
Is the Goan state government acting in a racist manner by targeting Nigerians living in the state and accusing them of furthering narcotics trade?