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Video: Nneka 'Restless'

Watch Nigerian singer Nneka's "Restless" video is about a relationship split, featuring experimental dancers.


The ever-evocative Nigerian songstress Nneka sums up a relationship split in her LA-shot video for "Restless." Experimental dancers mirror a couple's rupture, while Nneka sings, forlorn, from a chair and splashes paint over the image of a previous love — take out of that what you will. The "Restless" video is the sixth (!) video single off her excellent Soul Is Heavy LP. Watch her previous music videos and see Nneka perform acoustic songs for OKATV. Check out the Nneka's "Restless" video!

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Commonwealth Short Story Prize Announces 2021 Shortlist

Moso Sematlane, Rémy Ngamije, Ola W. Halim, Vincent Anioke and Franklyn Usouwa are the African writers on the shortlist for this year's Commonwealth Short Story Prize.

This year's shortlist for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize has recently been announced. The annual prize, which was launched by the Commonwealth Foundation in 2012, selects 25 writers from five regions of the Commonwealth: Africa, Asia, Canada & Europe, the Caribbean as well as the Pacific. Thereafter, a winner is selected from each region with the overall winner taking home a grand prize of 5000 British Pounds. The prize is the most popular literary prize for short stories after the Ako Caine Prize.

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