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Second Round – My Best Nigerian Book Contest

Second Round – My Best Nigerian Book Contest

Thanks once again to all those that took part in the My Best Nigerian Book writing contest. The entries for the competition are now closed. Twenty-five entries were received featuring no less than fifteen Nigerian Books, including Elechi Amadi’s The Concubine, Buchi Emecheta’s Joys of Motherhood, Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart and Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple … Continue reading Second Round – My Best Nigerian Book Contest

A Nigerian Social Network For Readers And Writers

A Nigerian Social Network For Readers And Writers

By Sheriff Shittu WEBTRENDSNG.COM Talking about intellectual stuffs, Nigerians are not left out even though entertainment seems to be getting young people’s attention these days. With the services offered on naijastories.com, it will definitely address interest in literary stuff and make online time more productive for young people. Naijastories.com is “an avenue for readers to … Continue reading A Nigerian Social Network For Readers And Writers

My Best Nigerian Book Contest

My Best Nigerian Book Contest

NaijaStories.com, in partnership with Farafina Books, Cassava Republic and Dada Books, is pleased to announce another online writing contest titled “My Best Nigerian Book”. The purpose in running this particular contest is to encourage and inspire everyone to read more Nigerian books. Our Partners are publishers in the business of making available and promoting books written … Continue reading My Best Nigerian Book Contest

Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman – Inspiration for change.

Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman – Inspiration for change.

INSPIRATION FOR CHANGE A series of life-transforming events inspired by the novel, ‘Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman!’ Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman is a novel by Nigerian Author Ogoo Ogbata. Synopsis “Despite the diversity and dynamism of African literature, there has been a need for a literary novel that would commemorate the love, courage, creativity and entrepreneurial instincts of the African woman whilst … Continue reading Egg-Larva-Pupa-Woman – Inspiration for change.

Call for Essays/Short Stories and Photographs

Call for Essays/Short Stories and Photographs

For a Publication on: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: DIVERSITY IS POSITIVE FOR NIGERIA The Heinrich Böll Stiftung is a German political foundation, affiliated to the Green Party Germany. The Foundation is engaged in civic education worldwide with 28 offices. The Foundation was named after the writer Heinrich Böll (1917-1985) who was awarded the Nobel Prize for … Continue reading Call for Essays/Short Stories and Photographs

Call for entries/ Essay Contests

Call for entries/ Essay Contests

The 3rd edition of Fidelity Bank’s International Creative Writing Workshop will be hosted by multiple award-winning novelist, Helon Habila, in Abuja from Friday July 16 – Thursday July 22, 2010. Habila will be supported by Canada’sMadeleine Thien, a prize winning novelist whose book, Certainty, has been translated into 16 languages worldwide and Jamaican-born Colin Channer, author of … Continue reading Call for entries/ Essay Contests