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Writers’ & Artists’ Short Story Competition 2020; Prize: Residential Writing Courses Worth €1000

There is an ongoing opportunity for writers at Writers' & Artists' Short Story Competition... Read more »
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Bakwa 10th Family Issue is Accepting Submissions, Earn $25 Per Piece (No Entry Fee)

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About Chinua Achebe Literary Festival, Set To Hold This Saturday

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Watch Funke Akindele’s ‘Your Excellency’ Official Trailer

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Full List of BBC’s 100 Novels That Shaped Our World

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How to Submit for The 2020 K & L Prize ($1000 Cash Prize & more)

Deadline: December 1, 2019. Entries are now welcomed for the 2019 K & L... Read more »

Photos from the Funeral of Nigerian Scholar and Literate, Pius Adesanmi

The remains of Nigerian scholar, Pius Adesnami, who died in the ill-fated Ethiopian Airlines... Read more »

Breaking: Olga Tokarczuk & Peter Handke Wins Nobel Prize for Literature for 2018, 2019 Respectively | ACEworld

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 has been awarded to the Polish author... Read more »

Brunel International African Poetry Prize 2019 Shortlist Announced

Ten up-and-coming African poets have been announced as the shortlist for the seventh Brunel... Read more »

Call for Applications: NLNG Nigeria Prize for Science 2019 ($100,000 prize)

Deadline: May 3, 2019 Nigeria LNG Limited invites entries for The Nigeria Prize for... Read more »

Ugandan Harriet Anena Wins Wole Soyinka Prize For Literature

A Ugandan, Harriet Anena has bagged the Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature in Africa.... Read more »

2018 African Writers Award Winners Announced

Winners have emerged at the 2018 African writers awards held on December 1, 2018... Read more »

2018 Brittle Paper Awards: Winners Announced

Brittle paper releases final list of winners after weeks of rigorous editorial work by... Read more »

Highlight of The First Poetry Slam in Anambra State, Hosted by Poets in Nigeria

Poets in Nigeria, Awka Connect Centre, led by Ms. Chisom Onyinyechukwu Udeoba hosted the... Read more »

Published: Lines On The Seat; Collection of Poems by Deacon Adigun Temitope Idealism

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LIPFest2018 Poetry Contest: Mesioye Johnson, Christtie Jay & Mazpa Ejikem Alongside Other Finalists Win

After a thorough judging session by the judges, Dami Àjàyí and Titilope Sonuga, the... Read more »

[New Book Alert] Published: House of Lunatics II by Ayoola Goodness, Wale Ayinla, Mosobalaje Abimbola

Ayoola, Ayinla, and Abimbola return in the second installment of the satirical masterpiece, House... Read more »

About 2018 African Writers Conference

The African Writers Conference is an event conceptualized by the African Writers Development Trust... Read more »

Wale Ayinla,Mosobalaje M. Abimbola & Ayoola Goodness Set To Publish House of Lunatics II, Unveiling Cover Art

After the release of the first edition, the trio are set to release a... Read more »

Felicitation As Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives PEN Pinter Prize, Gives Lecture

Renowned Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was some few weeks ago awarded the PEN... Read more »

It’s Ladies’ world: Veralyn Chinenye, MaryAnn and Nasiba Babale Wins Poetically Written Prose Contest 2018

19 days after the shortlist was released, Glass Door Initiative finally comes to a... Read more »

#OsunDecides2018: Official Results From Polling Units

As voting ends in many polling units across Osun State, results from such polling... Read more »

Nigeria’s Hamzat Lawal listed among 100 most influential people in digital government globally

Nigeria's Hamzat Lawal, the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Connected Development, has made... Read more »

Deadline Extended For Anarchi Contest | Submit Now!

After receiving complaints from poets that the time frame given for the submission is... Read more »