All posts tagged in June XII

  • February 11, 2017By Kevin Sampong

    The African comic industry is about to witness a phenomenon that may very well propel it to new heights. Part 1 of Spirit Wars, Vortex Comics‘ upcoming crossover comic series, (scheduled for release today), heralds the coming of age of a booming industry. The comic, titled Spirit Wars – because Vortex only has Spirit Heroes – signals that

  • June 18, 2016By Kadi

    Just days before the release of June 12 #4, I wrote that, The biggest issue with the comic is its lack of diverse characters, which might be explained by the limited number of issues. Add to that how short each issue is and I am not completely off the mark. Now, however, I’m tempted to

  • June 12, 2016By Kadi

    June XII is the title and lead character in Ibrahim “Sirgai” Ganiyu’s comic. June XII marks the first elections after the 1983 military coup that resulted in the widely acknowledged victory of Moshood Abiola in 1993 and subsequently, its annulment by Ibrahim Babaginda and eventually, General Sonny Abacha’s coup. The day is celebrated by some