The ‘Elevated’ Films of Netflix Nigeria

Significant attention has been paid to getting the picture clean—but not the message.

Writing Africa’s Future in New Characters

Meet the Ńdébé Script


So what does it cost a town to become a city?

Finally, it was settled that the driver must be Idoma

Everyone started to yell at him.

King in the North

Like many others, when posting pictures of myself and friends on social media, I find myself captioning them #YaranNorthSide.

A hazardous journey to Bauchi

Obviously I had gone off-script.

Sing us a Catholic song in Nigerian tongues

The tune was simple enough, but to pronounce the words with the correct Izzi intonation was grueling.

Long Black Nigerian

It is a potion for willfulness that I am concocting.

Cat in the Freezer

There is no way to truly express the long, drawn-out, and torturous heartbreak of wishing back electricity in Nigeria.