Timi Dakolo (singer) breaks loose this season, one full month away from Christmas, with “Merry Christmas, Darling”
After six (yearly, …well almost) singles and an album (“Beautiful Noise”) and at a time his name has set on our lips, he doles out a duet with Emeli Sande.
With “The Freedom Artist”, Ben Okri (poet, writer) paints an imaginary world without books. He says it himself that he wrote the book in three languages: “the language of fable,..of truth ..and of our secret predicament”.
a novel that has been on the shelves since early January of 2019.
A reference review is at
Timi and Ben are Nigerians, one at home, the other overseas.