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Blood Sisters and Another Nollywood Ówàḿbẹ̀

*Some initial reflections on the movie. In Netflix’s Nigerian original series, Blood Sisters, directed by Biyi Bandele and Jeremiah Gyang, Ówáḿbẹ̀ is once again thematically affirmed and reengaged as a collective praxis of social celebration, one that enables an endless reproduction of an economy of pleasures in Postcolonial Lagos.  Ówàḿbẹ̀ is Nigeria’s flamboyant party culture […]

By Train to Kingston

The journey started from nowhere  as journeys sometimes do. I am in Cabin 6604 on a train  speeding to Montreal, reading Fanon  preach of a violent decolonization, and enjoying the melange  of city and country that spreads out farmhouses  and silos in the middle  of nowhere. With wintry winds on its sail, the metallic horse […]


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