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Systemspecs To Host The September NCCF-ICT Sectoral Working Group Meeting

Systemspecs To Host The September NCCF-ICT Sectoral Working Group Meeting

SYSTEMSPECS PROMISES TO HOST THE SEPTEMBER EDITION OF THE NCCF-ICT SECTORAL WORKING GROUP MEETING The Executive Director of SystemSpecs, Mr. Aderemi Atanda who is also the Executive Chairman of the Nigeria Content Consultative Forum in Information Communication Technology (NCCF-ICT) has promised and assured the members of the Forum that his company shall host the net … Continue reading Systemspecs To Host The September NCCF-ICT Sectoral Working Group Meeting

ICT Practitioners In Nigeria Urged To Tap Into Oil And Gas Business

ICT Practitioners In Nigeria Urged To Tap Into Oil And Gas Business

NCCF-ICT BOSS URGES ICT PRACTITIONERS IN NIGERIA TO TAP INTO OIL AND GAS BUSINESS The Nigeria Oil and Gas industry Content Development Act bill was passed by the House of Representatives on March 3, 2010, also passed by the Senate on March 10, 2010 and finally signed into law by the President of the Federal … Continue reading ICT Practitioners In Nigeria Urged To Tap Into Oil And Gas Business

SYNW Mourns Chief Charry Ada Onwu-otuyelu

SYNW Mourns Chief Charry Ada Onwu-otuyelu

SYNW MOURNS CHIEF CHARRY ADA ONWU-OTUYELU The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) on Tuesday joined other eminent writers across the country to mourn the death of  Chief Charry Ada Onwu-Otuyelu (1953-2017), the author of “Ifeanyi and Obi” and “Triumph of Destiny  ”. The President of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), Mr. Wole … Continue reading SYNW Mourns Chief Charry Ada Onwu-otuyelu

SYNW Lauds Denja Abdulahi Over Various Achievements

SYNW Lauds Denja Abdulahi Over Various Achievements

SYNW LAUDS DENJA ABDULAHI OVER VARIOUS ACHIEVEMENTS Calls for Second term The Society of Young Nigerian Writers has described the current National President of the Association of Nigerian Authors, Denja Abdulahi as an achiever and a committed leader whose literary legacy will be forever celebrated in ANA. In a statement made available to newsmen yesterday, … Continue reading SYNW Lauds Denja Abdulahi Over Various Achievements

Embrace Reading Culture, SYNW Tells State Governors

Embrace Reading Culture, SYNW Tells State Governors

Embrace Reading Culture, SYNW Tells State Governors   The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) has berated the nonchalant attitude of some state governor toward reading culture and tradition in their states. The National President of the Society, Mr. Wole Adedoyin made the statement at their final reading outreach programme to mark the 2017 edition … Continue reading Embrace Reading Culture, SYNW Tells State Governors

National Dead Writers Week – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

National Dead Writers Week – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

SYNW is currently collating the list of dead Nigerian writers for its proposed forthcoming online programme tagged “National Dead Writers’ Week” aim at remembering and recalling the memories of Nigerian dead writers. We are also expecting you (Nigerian writers) to send us the Name(s), picture(s), Title(s) of Book(s), State, Short profile of any late Nigerian … Continue reading National Dead Writers Week – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Read Across Nigeria (RAN) to hold this May

Read Across Nigeria (RAN) to hold this May

RAN to hold tomorrow across Nigeria The 2017 edition of the Read Across Nigeria (RAN) holds this month in the following states, Abia, Anambra, Borno, Delta, Ebonyi, Ondo, Kwara, Lagos, Osun, Ogun, Jos, Abuja, Rivers, Niger, Kaduna, Oyo and Akwa Ibom State. Sokoto State will be holding her own on the 22nd of May 2017 with … Continue reading Read Across Nigeria (RAN) to hold this May

Read Across Nigeria Set To Hold In 16 States Across The Country

Read Across Nigeria Set To Hold In 16 States Across The Country

READ ACROSS NIGERIA SET TO HOLD IN 16 STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY The Read Across Nigeria (RAN) 2017 edition has been scheduled to hold on the 5th of May, 2017 across 16 states in Nigeria. According to a press statement made available to our reporters by the National Coordinator of the Project, Mr. Wole Adedoyin … Continue reading Read Across Nigeria Set To Hold In 16 States Across The Country

RAN 2017 showcases Hafsat Abdulwaheed

RAN 2017 showcases Hafsat Abdulwaheed

  April 2, 2017 Arts and Culture AFTER last year’s successful debut featuring a former national president of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Dr. Wale Okediran, all is set for the 2017 Read Across Nigeria (RAN) event. An initiative aimed at promoting reading in the country by showcasing eminent writers as models to the … Continue reading RAN 2017 showcases Hafsat Abdulwaheed

Why young writers need their own association – Wole Adedoyin

Why young writers need their own association – Wole Adedoyin

By Abubakar Adam Ibrahim | Publish Date: Apr 1 2017 2:00AM Wole Adedoyin is the president of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) and the coordinator of Read Across Nigeria (RAN), which in 2016 organised a reading in honour of Wale Okediran in 20 states of the federation. In this interview with Bookshelf, the … Continue reading Why young writers need their own association – Wole Adedoyin

Prof. Nike Osofisan, Computer Guild Of Nigeria And Others Set To Celebrate International Girls In ICT Day

Prof. Nike Osofisan, Computer Guild Of Nigeria And Others Set To Celebrate International Girls In ICT Day

PROF. NIKE OSOFISAN GIRLS IN ICT FOUNDATION, COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA AND INFORTUDE CONSULT SET TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL GIRLS IN ICT DAY WITH 15 SCHOOLS ABOUT OUR 2017 GIRLS IN ICT PROJECT Prof. Nike Osofisan Girls in ICT Foundation in conjunction with the Computer Guild of Nigeria and Infortude Consult will from April 24-29 2017 … Continue reading Prof. Nike Osofisan, Computer Guild Of Nigeria And Others Set To Celebrate International Girls In ICT Day

20 Schools to Feature in RAN 2017

20 Schools to Feature in RAN 2017

20 schools to feature in RAN 2017 By Abubakar Adam Ibrahim | Publish Date: Mar 26 2017 3:00AM   Twenty secondary schools in Oyo State are set to participate in the forthcoming 2017 Read Across Nigeria (RAN) event, according to a statement by the National Coordinator of RAN, Mr. Wole Adedoyin. Mr Adedoyin disclosed that … Continue reading 20 Schools to Feature in RAN 2017

Why we celebrate D.O Fagunwa annually —Wole Adedoyin

Why we celebrate D.O Fagunwa annually —Wole Adedoyin

Wole Adedoyin is the president of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), which organises the annual Fagunwa Day Celebration. In this interview with Adewale Oshodi, the literary enthusiast speaks on the forthcoming edition of the celebration of the literary exploits of the late Yoruba indigenous writer, D. O. Fagunwa, as well as the need … Continue reading Why we celebrate D.O Fagunwa annually —Wole Adedoyin

RAN set to honour Hafisat Abdulwaheed, first Hausa female author

RAN set to honour Hafisat Abdulwaheed, first Hausa female author

RAN set to honour Hafisat Abdulwaheed, first Hausa female author THE Read Across Nigeria (RAN), an organisation promoting the reading culture in the country, will be honouring Hajiya Hafisat Abdulwaheed, who in early 1970s, became the first female Hausa writer to have her novel published. The event, which will come up in May, will see … Continue reading RAN set to honour Hafisat Abdulwaheed, first Hausa female author

Call For Entries –  Buhari, We Hail Thee.

Call For Entries – Buhari, We Hail Thee.

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS (SYNW)   IN COLLABORATION WITH DEMOCRATIC WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (DWAN) CALL FOR ENTRIES BUHARI, WE HAIL THEE. (A Collectanea in honour of Muhammadu Buhari GCFR) Young Nigerian Writers at home and abroad are invited to contribute their works in the ongoing call for entries in honor of our current … Continue reading Call For Entries – Buhari, We Hail Thee.