The winner and shortlist of the Saraba Manuscript Prize (Fiction Category) have been announced by the judges Rotimi Babatunde, Azafi Omoluabi-Ogosi, and Eghosa Imasuen.
On the occasion of our 7th anniversary, we present our eighteenth issue and a supplementary poetry chapbook.
The fifth collection in Saraba’s individual poetry chapbook series. That a poet’s fascination with the intangible is relentless remains a fascination itself.
To bring 2015 to a close, Saraba is pleased to announce the release of a supplement to our magazine, with a short story—or novella—by Caine Prize-shortlisted author Melissa Tandiwe Myambo entitled “Take Off, Victorious.”
Saraba Magazine is pleased to present the fourth title in its individual poetry chapbook series, Attempted Speech and Other Fatherhood Poems. Kola Tubosun is a linguist, teacher and writer, whose professional experience span work as an editor, blogger, translator, and language teacher at different levels of school education.
By Socrates Mbamalu— Kelvin and I return to Ile-Ife after spending some time at Ibadan, where we had a sort of residency in my grandma’s house, reading and writing and exploring Ibadan. Get…
By Aisha Nelson— I never remember setting out as a Writer. I do know that I have not only been a loner, but also, always been a thinker—as in the philosophical, reflective, and yes, the day…
By Eboka Chukwudi Peter— I picked my way along the cigarette butt strewn streets of Birmingham like an old bull elephant among the charred white remains of its fallen mates, its bo…
Our Associate Digital Editor Emily Achieng speaks to Kola Tubosun, whose poetry chapbook, Attempted Speech and Other Fatherhood Poems we have just published. Listen to Kola read some of the poems.
By Socrates Mbamalu— Kelvin and I return to Ile-Ife after spending some time at Ibadan, where we had a sort of residency in my grandma’s house, reading and writing and exploring Ibadan. Getting to Ile-Ife, the ancient city where the Obafemi Awolowo University is located, a school we both attend, we go to Kelvin’s house, […]