Displacement – A Special Issue of Saraba Magazine

Saraba Magazine announces the forthcoming publication of a special issue featuring the work of Tobias Zielony and Victor Ehikhamenor. Tobias Zielony is one of the artists included in the German Pavilion of 56th Venice Biennale of Arts 2015, curated by Florian Ebner. Ehikhamenor is a renowned Nigerian visual artist, writer and satirist. The special issue themed […]

Internship with Saraba

Saraba Literary Trust, publishers of Saraba Magazine, is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting literature in Nigeria, with Africa-wide collaborations. Our work is sustained by a group of committed and enthusiastic writers, scholars, and artists. Most of our editors and administrative staff work as unpaid volunteers, and the rest are contracted from time to time. […]

Our Board of Trustees

Following the completion of our registration as non-profit company limited by gurantee by the Corporate Affairs Commission, we are pleased to introduce our Board of Trustees. They will provide advisory support for the organization’s wide-ranging literary projects and collaborations in Nigeria and other African countries. We are grateful for their commitment and enthusiasm.   Tade […]

Yvonne Owuor: Shape-changing Worlds

In this conversation, Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor is open, cheerful and energetic. It occurred to me, in the course of the conversation, that the language she expressed herself was similar to the one in which her acclaimed novel Dust is written. In a conversation that lasted for three months, via Gmail Chat, Yvonne in Nairobi and […]

Is Life Worth Living Without Poetry? — Umar Sidi on books, poetry, and his poetics

Poet and Pilot, Umar Sidi is a self-effacing man. To get a conversation out of him is quite an arduous task. His easy smile suffices for almost every occasion. Behind that smile is a man with a gift of poetic fluency, a catalog of influences and one of the finest voices of his generation. Saraba […]

Aki and Nneoma off to Abu Dhabi for honeymoon

Chinedu and Nneoma Ikedieze are currently in Abu Dhabi for their honeymoon. The couple married Friday December 9th but they just traveled. We wish them the best of luck. SEE ALSO THESE STORIES Snapshots from Nollywood Star Chinedu “Aki” Ikedieze &…

Housemate allegedly molested on live TV on Big Brother Brazil

A housemate on Brazil’s version of Big Brother has been raped live on TV, it has been alleged. Police today confirmed they had begun an investigation and carried out a search of the studios in Rio de Janeiro, where the popular reality show is be…

Facebook Primary and Nursery School

I got this on facebook… Is this really facebook Primary and Nusrey school. Kind of funny, maybe the kids will be facebooking in the school