About Martin

Born into the era of missionaries, Martin was quickly absorbed into the religious mainstream at an early age. His determination and aptitude saw his youthful evolution taking shape fast and admirably but like any child instinctively prone to mischief, an innocent mutter led to a swift change in tide that saw him pitted amongst some of the country future great minds and surviving some of the society as worst inhabitants...

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The Arts

Anchoring off a Great African Literature Legend

When Chinua Achebe passed on last week, Africa was united in mourning a writer who bestrode the black continent like a colossus. But as we join Achebe’s family in mourning their most prominent member so far, we also celebrate the writer as one of the most distinguished contemporary thinkers in the world.

 

Achebe was an intellectual powerhouse who authored over 20 books and received more than 30 honorary degrees from around the globe, not tomention the numerous literary prizes he bagged.