CORA, NLNG stages book party for writers shortlisted in $100k Nigeria Prize for Literature

The eleven novelists shortlisted for the 2021 Nigeria Prize for Literature (NPL), will be on parade on Sunday August 8 at the Eko Hotel & Suites, VI, Lagos as the 12th CORA-NPL Book Party holds.  The Committee for Relevant Art…

CORA fetes Nigeria Prize for Literature winners at 2020 Book Party

The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) in collaboration with the Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by the Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), is set to celebrate winners of the prize through the years in a special edition of the annual CORA-NPL…

LABAF 2020: CORA announces 22nd Lagos Book and Art Festival

…theme is “A State of Flux: Literacy in a Period of Languor.” …to run from November 9 to 15, 2020. The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) has announced the date for this year’s edition of the Lagos Book and Art…

CORA BookTrek to host Segun Osoba on Zoomdom

The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) will on Wednesday, September 9, feature Segun Osoba, journalist, editor, author, APC chieftain and former governor of Ogun State at its BookTrek event. Osoba will be reading from his autobiographyBattlelines: Adventures in Journalism and…

Wanted Sharp-Sharp: A wife to lock down Alfred Akinosho @ 60 – Uzor Maxim Uzoatu

A wife locks down a man more than corona. That is one lesson I learnt from the COVID-19 lockdown. You can quote me on that. There is this crazy character in the culture circuit whose real name is Alfred Akinosho…

Lagos Book & Art Festival announces date, dedicates edition David Herbert Dale

The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA), which organises the yearly Lagos Book & Art Festival (LABAF) has announced the final phase of preparation for the 2019 edition, saying it will take place from November 4-10 at the official home of…

Ajeluorou, author of ‘Igho Goes to Farm’ makes case for Ase Creek as tourism destination

…Urges Okowa to develop tourist sites in Delta State …Says river comparable to Thames, Rhine, Danube in Europe Author of increasingly popular children’s storybook Igho Goes to Farm and editor with The Guardian, Mr. Anote Ajeluorou, has canvassed the need…

CORA Book Party for Nigeria Prize finalists holds Sunday

The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) will on Sunday at the Muson Centre in Lagos host the longlisted authors in this year’s Nigeria Prize for Literature to its annual Book Party. A CORA statement by its Programme Chair, Jahman Anikulapo,…

6th CORA Book Trek hosts Dele Farotimi to a reading

The Committee for Relevant Art (CORA) will on Saturday, July 20 feature the author Dele Farotimi at its Sixth Book Trek in 2019. Farotimi will be reading from his book, Do Not Die in Their War at the monthly event,…

Lola Akande reads at 4th CORA BookTrek on Saturday

Lola Akande will be reading from her novel, Where Are You From? during the fourth edition of BookTrek in 2019 organised by the Committee for Relevant Art (CORA). Venue is Quintessence Gallery, Ikoyi, Lagos on Saturday, June 15, 2019. CORA…

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