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ISLAMIC FICTION: Call for Submission

ISLAMIC FICTION: Call for Submission   Cerath Press, an independent Islamic publishing house in Nigeria, is now accepting submissions in the genres of Islamic Fiction—novels, novellas and short story collections.   Islamic Fiction refers to creative, imaginative, non-preachy fiction books written by Muslims and marketed primarily to Muslims. Islamic Fiction may be marketed to secular … Continue reading ISLAMIC FICTION: Call for Submission

Pa Samuel And Abimbola Abiola Writing Contest

Pa Samuel And Abimbola Abiola Writing Contest

SAMUEL ADIGUN AND JOAN ABIMBOLA ABIOLA FOUNDATION In collaboration with THE SOCIETY OF YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AND WEST AFRICAN YOUNG WRITERS AND PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION Presents PA SAMUEL AND ABIMBOLA ABIOLA WRITING CONTEST (In honor and memory of the Late Pa Samuel Adigun Oladimeji Abiola and Abimbola Joan Abiola) (For young people between the ages of … Continue reading Pa Samuel And Abimbola Abiola Writing Contest

The Quill

The Quill – The Art of Writing

THE QUILL Hey guys, how’s everyone been? Well, I’m glad you could stop by on here because it’s definitely worth it. Although this is quite bent more towards Writers, readers too could learn a thing or two and who knows, you just might be heading on your way to being ‘the’ next editor. Welcome to … Continue reading The Quill – The Art of Writing

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Memo To All – Naijastories How Far??!!

Sheesh!!!!!!, its been a while since i had anything posted here, kind of feel nervous but anyway I’d still get it done (OgaOga wont block this post-hopefully) First off, i know its been FOREVER, so at this point I’d like to give a BIG shoutout to my Uhhhhhh, to @ufuomaotebele : Madam how you dey?? … Continue reading Memo To All – Naijastories How Far??!!

2015 Young Nigerian Writers Award

2015 Young Nigerian Writers Award

2015 YOUNG NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARD Call for Submission/Nomination Nominations may be submitted in one of six categories:  CATEGORIES OF AWARDS POETRY AWARD Ify Omalicha Agwu Award for Teen poets (Between the ages of 7 and 15) Sesan Ajayi Award for Young Poets (Between the ages of 18 and 35) DRAMA AWARD Dapo Adelugba Award for … Continue reading 2015 Young Nigerian Writers Award

Nigerian Society Of Authors & Alliance Of Independent Authors And Artists

Nigerian Society Of Authors & Alliance Of Independent Authors And Artists

NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF AUTHORS It was established in 2014 as an independent writer’s body for Nigerian authors. It is a membership based arts organization. Much of what we do benefits all writers whether they are members of the society or not. Our workshops, conferences and advocacy activities are of benefits to the entire literary community. … Continue reading Nigerian Society Of Authors & Alliance Of Independent Authors And Artists

The White Mosquito Flash Fiction Challenge

The White Mosquito Flash Fiction Challenge

Compliments of the Yuletide, my naija people! Would have sent a chicken, but mine escaped. However, I offer something better. All passionate and skilled creative writers, please take note. The White Mosquito presents a Flash Fiction Challenge themed around the African culture as well as the promise and excitement the New year brings. The best … Continue reading The White Mosquito Flash Fiction Challenge

Presents  1ST OSOGBO BOOK READING, ARTISTS AND WRITERS WORKSHOP

Presents 1ST OSOGBO BOOK READING, ARTISTS AND WRITERS WORKSHOP

OSOGBO WRITERS FORUM AND OSHOGBO BOOK CLUB In collaboration with THE NATIONAL LIBRARY OF NIGERIA, OSUN STATE BRANCH Presents 1ST OSOGBO BOOK READING, ARTISTS AND WRITERS WORKSHOP Date: Thur. Nov. 6, 2014 Venue: National Library of Nigeria, Osun State, Omo West Area, New Ikirun Road, Osun State. Time: 11:00am The Workshop will feature: Lecture Interaction … Continue reading Presents 1ST OSOGBO BOOK READING, ARTISTS AND WRITERS WORKSHOP

Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum – Call For Membership And Entries

Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum – Call For Membership And Entries

NIGERIAN WOMEN WRITERS’ FORUM (NIWOWF) CALL FOR MEMBERSHIP Are you a female writer resident in Nigeria? Here is an opportunity for you to join Nigerian Women Writers Forum The aim of the Forum is to create a network of mentoring and support for female writers in Nigeria. To join send your name, age, state, location, … Continue reading Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum – Call For Membership And Entries

Fagunwa Literary Society

Fagunwa Literary Society

This is to notify the entire public that Fagunwa Day (formerly known as Fagunwa Night) has been transformed into Fagunwa Literary Society. Please take note. FAGUNWA LITERARY SOCIETY Fagunwa Literary Society is an initiative of the Society of Young Nigerian Writers and Egbe Odo Onkowe Ede Yoruba (Young Yoruba Writers Association) aim at promoting and … Continue reading Fagunwa Literary Society

Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum (niwowf)

Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum (niwowf)

NIGERIAN WOMEN WRITERS’ FORUM (NIWOWF) Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum (NIWOWF) is a literary organization that engages and involves female writers in Nigeria to create a network of mentoring and support. It is also an avenue for young and aspiring female writers conversant in the country’s major indigenous languages – Hausa, Yoruba and Igbo. Another major … Continue reading Nigerian Women Writers’ Forum (niwowf)

Aza Artists And Writers Movement – Abayomi Barber Monthly Meeting

Aza Artists And Writers Movement – Abayomi Barber Monthly Meeting

AZA ARTISTS AND WRITERS MOVEMENT In conjunction with IBADAN ARTS SUMMER SCHOOL Presents ABAYOMI BARBER MONTHLY MEETING Are you an artist or a writer based in Oyo state? Here is an opportunity to participate in AZA Artists and Writers Movement Forthcoming Monthly Meeting (August Edition) at the Oyo State Council for Arts and Culture, on … Continue reading Aza Artists And Writers Movement – Abayomi Barber Monthly Meeting