Wole Adedoyin, the president of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers (SYNW), in this interview with ADEWALE OSHODI, speaks on the organisation’s Read Across Nigeria (RAN) project, while explaining the challenges he is facing in his efforts towards promoting the reading culture in the country. EXCERPTS: W HAT is Read Across Nigeria (RAN) all about? … Continue reading We are promoting reading through RAN —SYNW president
Your name and any possible nickname. Olawale (Wale) Okediran; OKD/ Okedi/Amazda The Society For Young Writers is holding a national reading day in your honour, how does that make you feel. Embarrassed, humbled and grateful to God You are a medical doctor who veered into writing and politics, how did that come about? I have … Continue reading Meet Wale Okediran The Literary Icon
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31 SECONDARY SCHOOLS IN OYO STATE SET TO PARTICIPATE IN READ ACROSS NIGERIA IN HONOUR OF DR. WALE OKEDIRAN 31 private and public secondary schools have shown interest in organizing various reading activities in their different schools in commemoration of Dr. Wale Okediran at 61 birthday. Dr. Wale Okediran, a former National Secretary and President … Continue reading 31 Secondary Schools In Oyo State Set To Participate In Read Across Nigeria In Honour Of Dr. Wale Okediran
SYNW COORDINATORS FOR READ ACROSS NIGERIA If you are interested in taking part in our forthcoming Read Across Nigeria project (readings in honor of Dr. Wale Okediran – former ANA National Secretary and President) please kindly contact your state coordinator from the under listed number for the date, time and venue in your state. Thanks. … Continue reading Synw Coordinators For Read Across Nigeria
Join The Read Across Nigeria Project Mar 21, 2016 Chioma Iwunze-Ibiam Across Nigeria Project Society Of Young Nigerian Writers collaborate with Dr. Wale Okediran to hold Read Across Nigeria. As a fellow of the Ebedi Residency, I think this is a laudable project. Dr. Wale Okediran has contributed immensely to the lives of many writers. … Continue reading Join The Read Across Nigeria Project
The W Community of Access Bank is inviting women all over the country to tell your stories and voice your opinions on life and trending issues through #TheWInkChallenge Writing Competition.
Kenzu Stories Entertainment, under the auspices of Levuz Writes’ Organization of the Association of Campus Journalists, OAU (ACJ, OBAFEMI AWOLOWO UNIVERSITY) calls for submission for the production of her first complete creative article magazine. The cover subject is ‘HUMAN ERRORS’. Interested participants are to write creative articles on the subject without imposition of any particular … Continue reading Kenzu Stories Creative Articles Magazine – Submission Of Entries EXTENDED To Feb 21
BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE, The Biafran Armageddon Joshua Omenga Nigeria has swallowed a long pestle and can only sleep standing upright. Several years of misgovernment and incompetence – there is no need to enumerate – have brought Nigeria to an explosion point. The time is ticking, the fuse is readying to light, but before … Continue reading BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE, The Biafran Armageddon
ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIAN CHRISTIAN AUTHORS AND PUBLISHERS Presents 2015 CHRISTIAN WRITERS WORKSHOP (WEBINAR SERIES) THEME: AESTHETICS AND TECHNIQUES OF CHRISTIAN WRITING Fundamentals of Christian writing Online Publishing Christian Book Production Writing Christian Fiction Making Audio and Multimedia Christian Books Christian Book Marketing and Publicity Principles of Christian Blogging Basics and Practice of Christian Blogging Date … Continue reading 2015 Christian Writers Workshop – (webinar Series)
AMAB-HBF FLASH FICTION COMPETITION 2015 LONG LIST ANNOUNCED AMAB-HBF FLASH FICTION COMPETITION 2015 LONG LIST ANNOUNCED AMAB and Home of Book Foundation announce today October 31, 2015 the Long list for the Flash Fiction Competition 2015. The unique biannual Nigerian literary prize, established by the two literary organizations, is worth N100, 000 in books, for … Continue reading From reading books to Writing books
COMPUTER GUILD OF NIGERIA In collaboration with NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA COMPUTER OPERATORS, WEB DESIGNERS, PROGRAMMERS AND HARDWARE TECHNICIANS Presents IBADAN BLOGGERS ONLINE WORKSHOP (WEBINAR) For: committed bloggers, web designers, computer operators, computer lovers, publishers, writers, computer scientists, Computer Analysts etc. THEME: IMPORTANCE OF BLOGGING TO NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Fundamentals of Blogging Blog Designs and Aesthetics … Continue reading Ibadan Bloggers Online Workshop
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION For our forthcoming ART EXHIBITION AND WORKSHOP 2016 WOMEN SCREAM MUJERES POETAS INTERNACIONAL (MPI) INC. (The Women Poets International Movement) IN COLLABORATION WITH SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AND NIGERIAN WOMEN WRITERS FORUM Are you a female poet or a lover of poetry? Are you a female artist looking for where to … Continue reading 2016 Women Scream – Call For Participation
If you’re reading this, then I know there’s hope. Hope that someone out there will know there are people on this side. Hope that our story will tell you about our world, our lives and our side. Hope that soon, you will know about the other side. These are our ‘Tales From The Other … Continue reading Tales From The Other Side