ACADEMIC TESTS by Sahaj Sabharwal

I. Oh these tests! Superfluous academic tests for which there’s no time to prepare! Oh, damn these entrance tests! Oh, it is Difficult to store vast concepts in a small mind! It is harder to retain and bring to fore for marks and certificates signed II. Parents worry about our...

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: ERIATA ORIBHABOR POETRY PRIZE (EOPP 2018)

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers in collaboration with Something for Everybody Ventures (SFEV), hereby invites Nigerian Poets and lovers of literature resident in any part of the world to submit their poems for the 7th edition of the annual Eriata Oribhabor Poetry Prize, EOPP 2018. Entrants should submit well-worded poems on the sub-themes of:...

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REVIEW: OPIGO RECONSTRUCTS DECADES OF HISTORY IN THE SONG OF OUR FATHER AND HE DOES IT SO COMPREHENSIVELY…IT IS A NETWORK OF PROSE AND POETRY AND DRAMA

TITLE: THE SONG OF OUR FATHER AUTHORS: EMMANUEL AYIBAEMI FRANK-OPIGO GENRE: POETRY PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-969-512-6 NO. OF PAGES: 258 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU The Song of our Father is an experimental prosaic poetry that has history, culture and tradition as its primary...

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ADESORO SEGUN EMMANUEL

NAME: ADESORO SEGUN EMMANUEL BOOK(S): VOICE OF THE VOICELESS [LIFE & ABORTION POETRY ANTHOLOGY SERIES] (2018) Unknown Voices (Poems & Quotes), 2018 GENRE: POETRY BIOGRAPHY: Adesoro Segun Emmanuel is a Nigerian writer, social worker, pro-life advocate and founder of Yes2Life Outreach. A native of Ekiti State, Nigeria, Adesoro is known as the...

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REVIEW: GARKO’S WHEN DAY BREAKS FEELS CO-AUTHORED BY AUTHOR AND READER; THE ELEGANT POEMS ‘LEAVE THE READER BEGGING FOR MORE’

TITLE: WHEN DAY BREAKS AUTHORS: ADAMU USMAN GARKO GENRE: POETRY PUBLISHER: WORDS RHYMES AND RHYTHMS LTD YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2018 ISBN: 978-978-969-289-7 NO. OF PAGES: 54 REVIEWER: EUGENE YAKUBU Behind this unpromising title are promising verses that will hold a reader spellbound with the wittiness, precision of imagination and prominent...

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ADAMU USMAN GARKO

NAME: ADAMU USMAN GARKO BOOK(S): WHEN DAY BREAKS (2018) GENRE: POETRY, PROSE BIOGRAPHY: Adamu Usman Garko is a student of Gombe High School, Gombe State. He is a poet, short story writer, and essayist. He was a finalist for the 2018 Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange (WSICE) and he was...

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