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Press Statement On Efuru@50: A Celebration Of Flora Nwapa The Pioneer Of African Women Literature’’

   PRESS STATEMENT  ON  EFURU@50: A CELEBRATION OF FLORA NWAPA THE PIONEER OF AFRICAN WOMEN LITERATURE’’           INTRODUCTION:   2016 marks the golden anniversary of the publication of the novel Efuru by Flora Nwapa.   Efuru is a novel by Flora Nwapa which was published in 1966 as number 26 in … Continue reading Press Statement On Efuru@50: A Celebration Of Flora Nwapa The Pioneer Of African Women Literature’’

2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

    SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS   Present   2016 Creative Writing Workshop for up and coming Writers (poets, novelists, short story writers, playwrights, essayists) Journalists, Education Writers and Literary Activists   (First Quarter)   Date: 5th of May, 2016   Venue: Immanuel College Hall, Opposite Preboye’s World, Orita U.I, Ibadan.   Time: 11:00am … Continue reading 2016 Creative Writing Workshop – Society Of Young Nigerian Writers

Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

18TEEN WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (TWAN)   An initiative of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers aim at enhancing, empowering and promoting literary works of teen writers in primary and secondary schools across the country   WRITING AS A CAREER   (SEVEN MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS BY TEEN WRITERS)   WHO IS A WRITER/AUTHOR?   … Continue reading Teen Writers Association Of Nigeria (twan)

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We are promoting reading through RAN —SYNW president

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

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#WOWAfrica THE BIGGEST POETRY COMPETITION IN NIGERIA/AFRICA IS BACK!! #1,000,000 UP FOR GRABS!

War Of Words Africa Video Submission is now extended till….. By Wordup 411 – Mar 28, 2016 682 14 SHARE POETRY CAN BE DANGEROUS, ESPECIALLY BEAUTIFUL POETRY, BECAUSE IT GIVES THE ILLUSION OF HAVING HAD THE EXPERIENCE WITHOUT ACTUALLY GOING THROUGH IT. ― RUMI Video submission which started 12pm Tuesday March 1, 2016 and scheduled … Continue reading #WOWAfrica THE BIGGEST POETRY COMPETITION IN NIGERIA/AFRICA IS BACK!! #1,000,000 UP FOR GRABS!

31 Secondary Schools In Oyo State Set To Participate In Read Across Nigeria In Honour Of Dr. Wale Okediran

31 Secondary Schools In Oyo State Set To Participate In Read Across Nigeria In Honour Of Dr. Wale Okediran

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

Synw Coordinators For Read Across Nigeria

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

Join The Read Across Nigeria Project

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

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Kenzu Stories Creative Articles Magazine – Submission Of Entries EXTENDED To Feb 21

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

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BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE, The Biafran Armageddon

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