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Denja Abdulahi’s re-election in ANA : Major challenges he must tackle

Denja Abdulahi’s re-election in ANA : Major challenges he must tackle   By Ademola Adegbamigbe The country’s body of writers, known as the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), has re-elected Denja Abdulahi as its President. That was at the 36th Delegates Convention, in Makurdi, Benue State last Saturday. However, as he mounts the saddle for … Continue reading Denja Abdulahi’s re-election in ANA : Major challenges he must tackle

Nigerian Authors Re-elect Denja Abdulahi, Others

Nigerian Authors Re-elect Denja Abdulahi, Others

Nigerian Authors Re-elect Denja Abdulahi, Others   Members of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), have re-elected Denja Abdulahi, as their President, during the association’s thirty sixth Delegates Convention, in Makurdi, Benue State. The association last Saturday conducted its election which turned out to be a plain exercise as half of the executives were returned … Continue reading Nigerian Authors Re-elect Denja Abdulahi, Others

New ANA National Executive Council AND Literary Prize Winners

NEW ANA NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COUNCIL 2017-2019 DENJA ABDULLAHI- PRESIDENT CAMILUS UKAH- VICE PRESIDENT OFONIME INYANG- GENERAL SECRETARY MAIK ORTSEGA- ASST GEN SEC FARIDA MOHAMMED-TREASURER IKHECHI OWABIE-FINANCIAL SECRETARY ANAELE IHUOMA-AUDITOR COL OLADELE BABAJAMU-PRO NORTH WOLE ADEDOYIN- PRO SOUTH ISSAC OGEZI-LEGAL ADVISER ISAH DAN MUSA-EX-OFFICIO LAMBERT OTOTO-EX-OFFICIO ERNEST ONUOHA-EX-OFFICIO TANKO OKODUWA-EX-OFFICIO     ANA 2017 LITERARY PRIZES … Continue reading New ANA National Executive Council AND Literary Prize Winners

What I See Here In India (live Update) – My Toes In My Mouth

What I See Here In India (live Update) – My Toes In My Mouth

It’s all happening somewhere in India – explore now. KMR INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL (CBSE) – MADURAI, 625019 TAMIL NADU, INDIA. The 4th Annual Sport Meet/Cultural Day, 2017     Seeing through the bright lights of sports cum cultural reflections, all by these kids; it give some relief to the body, and waters the souls of those … Continue reading What I See Here In India (live Update) – My Toes In My Mouth

The Naija Teen Magazine

The Naija Teen Magazine

“THE NAIJA TEEN” magazine is accepting entries for its first issue! TNT will publish  only original, previously unpublished work. Self-publication and work that appears online are considered to have been published. TNT does not consider simultaneous submissions, but we should respond within six weeks (or sooner). Please do not submit more than once per genre per submission … Continue reading The Naija Teen Magazine

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

Keep Buhari On His Toes: By Agbaje H. Ayomide

  As far as constitution allows me, I will try to ensure that there is a responsible and accountable governance at all levels of government in the country. For I will not have kept my own trust with Nigerians if I allow my others to abuse them under my watch — Muhammadu Buhari (Grand Commander … Continue reading Keep Buhari On His Toes: By Agbaje H. Ayomide

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

THIS FRIDAY! Annual Creative Writing Seminar by Levuz Writes’ Organization

To Lovers of Creative Writing and Literature all over the world, and to our friends and families, Dear friend, It is with great joy that we in Levuz Writes’ Organization cordially invite you to the 2017 edition of our annual THIS FRIDAY! Creative writing seminar, which will be holding by 4:00pm on Friday, 3rd March, … Continue reading THIS FRIDAY! Annual Creative Writing Seminar by Levuz Writes’ Organization

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.