Author Archives: Oyinkan Braithwaite



Oyinkan Braithwaite

Oyinkan Braithwaite is a graduate of Creative Writing and Law from Kingston University. Following her degree, she worked as an assistant editor at Kachifo and has been freelancing as a writer and editor since. She has had short stories published in anthologies and has also self published work. In 2014, she was shortlisted as a top ten spoken word artist in the Eko Poetry Slam.

Before You Go To Sleep...
Lifestyle

Before You Go To Sleep…

Many of us spend our nights tossing and turning, counting sheep and willing sleep to come. 1am comes and goes and we are still wide awake, aware that the time...

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October 20, 2015
The Silence of our Songs
Music

The Silence of our Songs

Before there was –   ‘…Werey lo ba de ee, To get this money to dey ball every night and day, Zero dulling emi o le naa gere mo laye,...

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October 15, 2015
Feminism Myths Debunked
Culture & Travel

Feminism Myths Debunked

In a lot of people’s minds – feminism means man-hater. They relegate women who are self-acclaimed feminists to the category of parrots – squawking, and chirping words inherited from elsewhere...

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October 12, 2015
This is Miliki
Culture & Travel, Lifestyle

This is Miliki

Miliki is an endearing and creative, yet somewhat elusive space for the individual seeking an alternative scene for conducive conversation flow. It is for those in search of a calm...

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October 05, 2015
Tribe Before Country?
Culture & Travel

Tribe Before Country?

In 1914, the country, Nigeria was formed. Many have stressed that the amalgamation of Nigeria was unnatural and that if left to our own devices perhaps ‘Nigeria’ as we know...

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October 01, 2015
Ten Books to Read Before the End of 2015
Literature

Ten Books to Read Before the End of 2015

Sixty Percent of a True Story by Osisiye Tafa Education, mental illness, depression, politics, fraud, bribery, and corruption – these are only some of the themes that run through Osisiye...

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September 30, 2015
The 2015 Lagos Comic Con
Art, Comic Art, Literature

The 2015 Lagos Comic Con

A comic con is an abbreviated name for comic convention. A comic convention is an event that takes place where the creators of comics, science fiction/fantasy related film and animation,...

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September 28, 2015