Now, we indulge in our third selection from Dr. Jerry Agada’s labor of love, Five Hundred Nigerian Poets. This Aboki Publishers volume, shipping from 43 New Bridge (Otukpo) Road in Makurdi, Benue State, sings with diversity. It is a rich tapestry of creative vision.

Akatu Ajonye, a graduate of drama of the Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, preserves a compelling snapshot of the Bush-Administration Presidential tour of Africa. It rings in harmony with the report in “Njoki Njehu: What’s Missing in US/Africa Policy?” here in the kinté space.


Written by . . . . . . . Akatu Ajonye

Archival Research by . . . . . . . Bryan Wilhite