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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.

Songs And Letters Of Remembrance – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Songs And Letters Of Remembrance – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS   CALL FOR ENTRIES   SONGS AND LETTERS OF REMEMBRANCE (A Collectanea to the memory of the Late Florence Onyebuchi “Buchi” Emecheta OBE and the Late Chief Elechi Amadi) Young Nigerian Writers at home and abroad are invited to contribute their works in the ongoing call for entries in honor … Continue reading Songs And Letters Of Remembrance – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Read Across Nigeria (ran) – National Reading Day – 2017 Edition

Read Across Nigeria (ran) – National Reading Day – 2017 Edition

READ ACROSS NIGERIA (RAN) NATIONAL READING DAY 2017 EDITION CALL FOR READING ACTIVITIES The National Coordinating Committee of the Read Across Nigeria (RAN) hereby call the attention of those who are interested in organizing reading events in their cities, towns, states, offices, schools, churches, mosques this year are to notify us of their interest by … Continue reading Read Across Nigeria (ran) – National Reading Day – 2017 Edition

Call For Membership – Osogbo Writers Forum

Call For Membership – Osogbo Writers Forum

CALL FOR MEMBERSHIP OSOGBO WRITERS FORUM Are you a writer resident in Osun State? Here is an opportunity for you to submit your profile/data in our ongoing compilation of Directory of Writers in Osun State which will be printed and published online for public access. If you are interested, kindly send the following information to: … Continue reading Call For Membership – Osogbo Writers Forum

Prof. Nike Osofisan Computer Correspondence Course

Prof. Nike Osofisan Computer Correspondence Course

PROF. NIKE OSOFISAN COMPUTER CORRESPONDENCE COURSE Prof. Nike Osofisan Computer Correspondence Course is written by recognized and dedicated computer analysts. We have nearly ten to fifteen computer analysts working on our questions. They are computer analysts who have had years of practical experience and often they are the people who have written recognized textbooks for … Continue reading Prof. Nike Osofisan Computer Correspondence Course

2017 Nigeria National Democracy Award

2017 Nigeria National Democracy Award

2017 NIGERIA NATIONAL DEMOCRACY AWARD           (ANNUAL NATIONAL POLITICAL PARTY MERITORIOUS HONOR AWARD) Overview The Democratic Writers Association of Nigeria (DWAN) in conjunction with the Conference of Young Nigerian Democrats has created eight different national awards to recognize the outstanding efforts of Nigerian politicians and democracy activists/promoters. The awards are: Albert Macaulay Prize for Quality … Continue reading 2017 Nigeria National Democracy Award

2017 Yoruba Literature Award

2017 Yoruba Literature Award

2017 Yoruba Literature Award EGBE ODO ONKOWE EDE YORUBA (ASSOCIATION OF YOUNG YORUBA WRITERS) In Conjunction with CENTER FOR YORUBA LITERATURE RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND DOCUMENTATION PRESENTS 2017 YORUBA LITERATURE AWARD AWARD CATEGORIES Fagunwa Prize for Yoruba Fiction Akinwumi Isola Prize for Playwriting Afolabi Olabimtan Prize for Essay Writing Adebayo Faleti Prize for Yoruba Poems RULES … Continue reading 2017 Yoruba Literature Award

2017 Nigeria Information Technology Meritorious Service Award

2017 Nigeria Information Technology Meritorious Service Award

2017 NIGERIA INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MERITORIOUS SERVICE AWARD NATIONAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION AND PRACTICES (FIRST EDITION) Overview The Computer Guild of Nigerian (CGN) has created five awards to recognize the outstanding efforts of Nigerian talented ICT Practitioners. The awards are: The Information Technology Distinguished Career Award recognizes one Nigerian ICT … Continue reading 2017 Nigeria Information Technology Meritorious Service Award

Prof. Nike Osofisan Girls in ICT Foundation

Prof. Nike Osofisan Girls in ICT Foundation

Prof. Nike Osofisan Girls in ICT Foundation is an initiative of the Computer Guild of Nigeria (CGN) established in honour of Prof. (Mrs.) Nike Osofisan aim to create a conducive and educative environment that empowers and encourages girls and young women to consider careers in the growing field of ICTs, enabling both girls and technology … Continue reading Prof. Nike Osofisan Girls in ICT Foundation

6th Edition of FAGUNWA DAY -2017

6th Edition of FAGUNWA DAY -2017

SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS Presents 6th Edition of FAGUNWA DAY A Celebration of life and Works of the Late D.O. Fagunwa (A Celebration of Life and Works of D.O. Fagunwa – Author of Adiitu Olodumare, Igbo Olodumare, Ireke Onibudo, Irinkerindo Ninu Igbo Elegbeje, Ogboju Ode Ninu Igbo Irunmale THEME Development in Yoruba Literature after … Continue reading 6th Edition of FAGUNWA DAY -2017

2017 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Fourth Edition

2017 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Fourth Edition

2017 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN WRITERS/LITERATURE AWARD FOURTH EDITION CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS/Nominations Nominations may be submitted in one of 15 categories: AWARD CATEGORIES Femi Emmanuel Christian Writers Award (on Christian Inspirational/Motivational Books) A. Adeboye Christian Writers Award (on Church Planting Books Category) Ayo Babalola Christian Writers Award (on Prayer Books Category) F. Kumuyi Christian Writers Award (on … Continue reading 2017 Nigeria Christian Writers/literature Award – Fourth Edition

2017 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD – (Fourth Edition)

2017 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD – (Fourth Edition)

2017 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD (Fourth Edition) The Nigeria Christian Book of the Year Award is given annually to an original book written by a Nigerian citizen normally resident in Nigeria and published by a Nigerian Publisher. The award recognizes and encourages excellence in Nigerian Christian writing. NCBOY Award carries no monetary … Continue reading 2017 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD – (Fourth Edition)

Democratic Writers Association Of Nigeria (dwan)

Democratic Writers Association Of Nigeria (dwan)

DEMOCRATIC WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (DWAN) Democratic Writers Association of Nigeria is an organization initiated to promote democracy through journalism and writing. It is also a platform for democratic writers and journalists to chat, share ideas, brainstorm and discuss latest trends in Nigerian politics and governance. To join call: Wole Adedoyin on 08072673852 woleadedoyin@gmail.com