Chijioke Victor

Two poems by Chijioke Victor

Chijioke Okali Victor is a poet and a fiction writer. He hails from Umujiovu... Read more »
Loba Ridwan

A good poem must encompass a number of factors – Loba Ridwan reveals in new interview

Nigerian poet and literary frontier, Loba Ridwan opens up about poetry and 'becoming poet'... Read more »
60 Seconds Silence, Edited by Akinrinade Funminiyi Isaac & Taofeek Ayeyemi

Published: 60 Seconds Silence, Edited by Akinrinade Funminiyi Isaac & Taofeek Ayeyemi

60 seconds silence is an anthology of grief edited by Akinrinade Funminiyi Isaac &... Read more »
Pramudith D. Rupasinghe2

Writer Without Borders, an Asian author who has shed light on Africa and its people

Interview: Pramudith D. Rupasingheby Sakshi Selvanathan 1) How has the journey you have made... Read more »
Spoken Word: Gabby Rhymz × Tronniz ft Rafa'el - Silence

Spoken Word: Gabby Rhymz × Tronniz ft Rafa’el – Silence

Gabby Rhymz teams up with fellow Performance Poet Rafa'El to Deliver a strong Cry... Read more »
How to become a best-selling author with E-book marketing

How to become a best-selling author with E-book marketing

If you are an author and you believe words of mouth and influence alone... Read more »

Meet Chidubem Iweka, Denja Abdullahi, Guerrilla Post And 8 Others who made 2018 NLNG Longlist

Eleven plays made it to the long list for the $100,000 Nigeria Prize for... Read more »

The Danger of Following Trend as a Writer by Micheal Ace | Read Excerpt

"Some poets can't write but brokenness, boys, body, city" - Phunsho Oris There's something... Read more »

Chronicles of Silence | Excerpt From The Thing Between My Legs And Other Stories

IBADAN WAS THE OLDER SON WHO was too meek to garner fame and affluence,... Read more »

How Free Verse Makes Everyone A Poet by Micheal Ace | Read Excerpt

“And somehow, free verse makes everyone a poet.” - Oris  Gone are the days... Read more »

Toby Abiodun, Ojo Taiye, Ogwiji Ehi and 10 Others Longlisted for Poetically Written Prose Contest

The Glass Door Initiative's Poetically Written Prose Contest is about to come to a close... Read more »
Rebecca Swift Foundation

Rebecca Swift Foundation Women Poetry Prize 2020

The Women Poets’ Prize was launched in 2018, a year on from Rebecca’s passing.... Read more »
Taking Advantage of your Mistakes by Ikuemonisan .A. Victor

Taking Advantage of your Mistakes by Ikuemonisan .A. Victor

At every point and stages in life the phrase “mistakes” are bound to happen... Read more »

NLNG Prize for Literature postponed to 2021

The NLNG Nigerian Prize for Literature has been postponed to 2021. This is as... Read more »

Published: This is Nigeria (The Grey Anthology)

After weeks of anticipation, the Grey anthology tagged "This is Nigeria" has finally reached... Read more »

Kanyinsola Olorunnisola, Dhee Sylvester, Eze Ossai and 3 others make Anarchi Shortlist

15 - 20 minutes read Download the document and save for later Weeks after... Read more »

Diary of an Orisa by Mariam Ayoife Olajide

I woke up in a start.. Blinking rapidly,I could see that I'm before a... Read more »

How The Black Man Became God’s Mistake, A Review Of Kanyinsola Olorunisola’s Chapbook By Micheal Ace

“Why do you think only things foreign to your body make it beautiful?” That... Read more »
Short story competition

How to Submit to The TU Dublin Short Story Competition (worth €900)

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus and Red Line Book Festival has commenced the 2020 Red... Read more »
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The Art of Submissions: How to get accepted & published by literary journals

by Aremu Adams Adebisi There is an art to submissions that many submitters do... Read more »

Do great writers really steal? | Everything You Need to Know About Plagiarism and Publishing

Last week, the literary lawsuit against Chad Harbach’s 2011 bestseller, The Art of Fielding,... Read more »

The Ultimate Path To Reality; A Review of Homecoming by Ola W. Halim

I came out of the mirror of my mind; I should be tall with... Read more »

Top 12 Featured Poems From The Finalists Of The 2018 Growth Contest

After all said and done, the 2018 Growth Contest has come to an end.... Read more »

Secrets Of Magical Poetry Tour 1

Do you remember SECRETS OF MAGICAL POETRY? Yes, the one we brought legends like... Read more »

Ola W. Halim, Winner of Wakanda: Rewrite Africa Contest Publishes Homecoming

Ola W. Halim, a teacher of English Language and Literature in Edo State, Nigeria... Read more »

This Is Nigeria, What to Expect From the Grey Anthology

The colour is neither black nor white, it’s grey. In few weeks from now,... Read more »
Walking the Pathway of Excellence

Published: Walking the Pathway of Excellence by Olajuwon Joseph Olumide

Walking the Pathway of Excellence by Olajuwon Joseph Olumide defies simple categorisation. It is... Read more »

Ten Powerful Lines From Toby Abiodun’s ‘The revolution’ That Will Make you Moonwalk On Water Undrowned

We already got a review for this wonderful spoken word from ACEworld’s editor, Adeniran... Read more »

Top Ten Entrants | Pun Poetry Contest

Here is the compilation of all submissions made by the Top Ten Entrants (In... Read more »
10 Most Beautiful Contemporary Female African Writers

10 Most Beautiful Contemporary Female African Writers

So how about we help you prune your crush list? You know, this way... Read more »
Alto in the Larynx of Lake by Tomisin Olusola Martins

Reading Olusola’s poetry sets your mind on fire: Review of Alto in the Lynrax of Lake

ACEworld Publishers pride in publishing great works. One of their publications in 2019 is... Read more »
African Writers Review

How to Submit to The African Writers Review 2020

The African Writers Review, a bimonthly online magazine seeks to publish wonderful works by... Read more »

The inside story of Nigerian poet, Adeleke Rachel Tioluwani who committed suicide

Recently a lot has been happening around the Nigerian literary space following the death... Read more »
Alto in the Larynx of Lake by Tomisin Olusola Martins

Alto in the Larynx of Lake, Poetry Collection by Tomisin Olusola Martins

MARTINS Tomisin Olusola in his Alto in the Larynx of Lake writes with so... Read more »

Critical Thematic Analysis of Taiye Ojo’s ‘all of us are birds & some of us have broken wings

by Umar Yogiza Jr. Taiye Ojo [Tee Bliss] has only one tiny published collection,... Read more »
Oriki Podcast Contest

How to participate in Oriki Podcast Contest (Prize: $175)

Oriki, a Podcast and Audio content development and marketing platform is offering young writers, the... Read more »

Amina: What Intellects Are Saying About the Love Collection By Maazi and Victoria

Few hours ago, the Facebook atmosphere experienced a drastic turn of events when the... Read more »
Betty J Burton

Sanctuary Road, Short Story by Betty J Burton

by Betty J Burton Charles Danby yawned as he drove his blue Cadillac farther... Read more »
One Story Internship

How to apply for One Story Internship (They offer $500 stipend)

One Story Magazine is currently recruiting remote interns for the fall semester (September –... Read more »
Soft Echoes by Olaleye Gift Emmanuel

New Book: Soft Echoes by Olaleye Gift Emmanuel

The very essence of poetry is in the message it passes across regardless of... Read more »
Walking the Pathway of Excellence

What experts have to say, reading the manuscript of Walking in the Pathway of Success by Olajuwon Joseph Olumide

Walking in the pathway of success by Olajuwon Joseph Olumide, forthcoming on ACEworld Publishers,... Read more »

Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisp Scriptwriting Competition 2020

Cartridge People have created an amazing opportunity for scriptwriters. This competition is basically a... Read more »
Jean Stein

Jean Stein Grant for Literary Oral History (Prize: $15,000)

The PEN/Jean Stein Grant for Literary Oral History has announced the commencement of the 2021 grant... Read more »

500 African books for free download during the lockdown period

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the face of the world: major cities now empty... Read more »
Biopage Storytelling Writing Contest

Stand a chance to win $1,000 in the Biopage Storytelling Writing Contest 2020

The Biopage Storytelling Writing Contest 2020 is open to writers around the world. One... Read more »
Lolwe Magazine

Lolwe Magazine accepting submissions until July 31st

Lolwe Magazine is accepting submissions for Issue 2 until 31st July 2020. The issue... Read more »
Morland Writing Scholarships

Miles Morland Foundation (MMF) Writing Scholarship 2020 for African Writers | £18,000 Grant

Miles Morland Foundation has started receiving entries from African Writers for its 2020 writing... Read more »
ArabLit Story prize

How to submit to ArabLit Story Prize 2020, worth $500

The ArabLit Story Prize is currently open for its 2020 edition. The prize is... Read more »
Origami Poems Project

Origami Poems Project 2020 (Prize: $175 for the top three winners)

The Origami Poems Project 2020 has commenced with the theme: ‘Best of Kindness’. The... Read more »
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Democracy books disappear from Hong Kong libraries

Books written by prominent Hong Kong democracy activists have started to disappear from the... Read more »