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D’banj’s album “D’Kings Men” reviewed on The New York times

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D’banj a.k.a Bangalee is making waves. The Nigerian pop star’s latest album D’King’s Men was reviewed on The New York Times, Friday 13th September 2013. Read the Review; D’Banj is one of the great African pop stars of the past decade, a charming singer but, more important, a savvy showman. ...

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�The plot feels like an excuse”: New York Times review of Chimamanda’s ‘Americanah’

And �Americanah” comes dangerously close to the �exaggerated histrionics” and �improbable plots” that she ascribes to Nigerian, or Nollywood, films. When readers of �Americanah” first meet its Nigerian-born heroine, Ifemelu, she has come a long way in life. She holds a fellowship at Princeton. She is �the absolute love of ...

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