Not just a collection of essays but a comical, satirical and analytical book on contemporary and topical issues in Nigeria. If you are not mentioned, you probably are not relevant in Nigeria’s contemporary history. A must read. Edgar’s grasp of English language is phenomenal and his ability to bring humour into the gravest issues are extraordinary. Very keen observer of Nigeria’s socio-political and cultural space. His knowledge of the “Nigerian” is uncanny. An incredibly talented writer.
Bolanle Austen – Peters
Nigerian Lawyer and business woman, Founder of Terra Kulture
Joseph Edgar has been described by many as ‘crazy’. He is an investment banker, an avid reader and a columnist. He writes a column in ThisDay published every Saturday where he takes a comical look at politics and everything Nigerian. He studied Politcal Science at both the University of Lagos and Ibadan.
Joseph is a huge theatre enthusiast, a fashion slave and a man of many colours. He loves the good life and strongly supports the full bodied woman.
Loud Whispers is his first book.