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Call for Entries open for Christian Teen writers

Call for Entries open for Christian Teen writers

Call for Entries open for Christian Teen writers 2018 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN TEEN WRITERS AWARD (Fifth Edition) The Young Nigerian Christian Writers’ Awards aim to discover and encourage writers of the future. The Award carries no monetary prize but a framed certificate of Merit, Certificate of Participation, Certificate of Award and Achievement for the teen author. … Continue reading Call for Entries open for Christian Teen writers

Call for Entries: 2018 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD

Call for Entries: 2018 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD

Call for Entries: 2018 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD In a bid to promote, test, reward, recognize and award young Nigerian writers of creative works. The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) has announced the opening/call for entries for the 2018 edition of her annual award. Call for Submission/Nomination Nominations may be submitted in one of … Continue reading Call for Entries: 2018 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD

Call for Entries: 2018 Nigeria Christian Book of the Year Award

Call for Entries: 2018 Nigeria Christian Book of the Year Award

Call for Entries: 2018 Nigeria Christian Book of the Year Award (Fifth 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 … Continue reading Call for Entries: 2018 Nigeria Christian Book of the Year Award

2018 edition of Nigerian Christian Literature Award opens

2018 edition of Nigerian Christian Literature Award opens

2018 edition of Nigerian Christian Literature Award opens for Christian writers In a bid to promote, test, reward, recognize and award Christian books and writers in Nigeria. The Association of Nigeria Christian Authors and Publishers (ANCAPS) has announced the opening/call for entries for the 2018 edition of her annual award. 2018 NIGERIA CHRISTIAN LITERATURE AWARD … Continue reading 2018 edition of Nigerian Christian Literature Award opens

2018 ANA Literary Prizes: Call For Entries

2018 ANA LITERARY PRIZES: CALL FOR ENTRIES    INTRODUCTION The Association of Nigerian Authors [ANA] hereby announces a range of prizes for its 2018 literary competitions. The prizes are: 1. ANA Prize for Poetry (published & unpublished) – N 100,000 2. ANA Prize for Prose Fiction (published & unpublished) – N 100,000 3. ANA Prize … Continue reading 2018 ANA Literary Prizes: Call For Entries

Literary Groups Commend Ambode Over Yoruba Language Preservation

Literary Groups Commend Ambode Over Yoruba Language Preservation

LITERARY GROUPS COMMEND AMBODE OVER THE YORUBA LANGUAGE PRESERVATION AND PROMOTION LAW Fagunwa literary society and the Egbe Odo Onkowe Ede Yoruba have commended the Lagos State government on its directive all Lagos state-owned tertiary institutions to incorporate the use of Yoruba language in the General Studies courses and to make credit pass in Yoruba … Continue reading Literary Groups Commend Ambode Over Yoruba Language Preservation

Akinwumi Isola’s Death Monumental Loss To The Creative Industry – SYNW

Akinwumi Isola’s Death Monumental Loss To The Creative Industry – SYNW

  AKINWUMI ISOLA’S DEATH MONUMENTAL LOSS TO THE CREATIVE INDUSTRY – SYNW The Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) has described the demise of Prof. Akinwumi Isola, the renowned author of O Le Ku, Efunsetan Aniwura as a huge loss to creative industry. Reacting to the news of the death from his Ilesa country home … Continue reading Akinwumi Isola’s Death Monumental Loss To The Creative Industry – SYNW

Upcoming writers should not rush their works

Upcoming writers should not rush their works

‘Upcoming writers should not rush their works’ By Murjanatu AlKassim Sadiq -January 25, 2018 Khalil Gibran Society is a society first started in Lebanon to honour late Lebanese writer and artist, Kahlil Gibran, and to promote literature through his works. The society has recently been brought into the fold of literary societies in Nigeria. In … Continue reading Upcoming writers should not rush their works

SYNW promises to make 2018 eventful

SYNW promises to make 2018 eventful

SYNW promises to make 2018 eventful The president of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), Mr Wole Adedoyin, has promised to make 2018 eventful, saying the group would be coming up with several poetry competitions in order to develop the talents of young writers. Adedoyin stated this in a chat with Arts and Review … Continue reading SYNW promises to make 2018 eventful

Our Proposed Christian Literature Document Will Be Ready Soon – ANCAPS

Our Proposed Christian Literature Document Will Be Ready Soon – ANCAPS

OUR PROPOSED CHRISTIAN LITERATURE DOCUMENT WILL BE READY SOON – ANCAPS The president of the first Christian writers’ body known as the Association of Nigerian Christian Authors and Publishers, Mr. Wole Adedoyin on Monday made it known to pressmen that the body is ready to give Nigeria Christian authors a policy document which will guide … Continue reading Our Proposed Christian Literature Document Will Be Ready Soon – ANCAPS

SYNW Lauds Wale Okediran’s Appointment

SYNW Lauds Wale Okediran’s Appointment

SYNW LAUDS WALE OKEDIRAN’S APPOINTMENT The executives of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW) have lauded the recent appointment of the former National President of ANA, Hon. Dr. Wale Okediran as a member of the governing of NISER which was recently reconstituted. Speaking on behalf of other excos, SYNW President, Wole Adedoyin said the … Continue reading SYNW Lauds Wale Okediran’s Appointment

KGS To Unveil Gibran International Day

KGS To Unveil Gibran International Day

KGS TO UNVEIL GIBRAN INTERNATIONAL DAY Khalil Gibran Society (KGS) a literary outfit based in Ibadan will on Sunday unveil Gibran International Day. Khalil Gibran Society (KGS) is a literary organization established to promote Gibran’s Works and literary ideology. Khalil Gibran Society (KGS) is affiliated with Gibran National Committee, Cedars Institute and Pen Lebanon. On … Continue reading KGS To Unveil Gibran International Day

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