Name of Author: AYOMIDE GABRIEL FESTUS
Book(s): VERSES FROM THE NIGER (co-author), WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2015
Awards: Joint Winner, 2015 GREEN AUHOR PRIZE
AYOMIDE GABRIEL FESTUS was born on the 14th day of June 1993 in Oyo state, South West of Nigeria, as the first child and only son in a family of four children. He is an ardent Christian and lover of the Arts.
He had his primary school education at Aunty Joy Primary School, proceeded to Scores Comprehensive College for his secondary education and later to the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University where he is a presently a final year student.
Ayomide was a science student and had nothing to do with arts but, as fate would have it, he slipped, through friends and loved ones into the world of poetry and has since been a lover of words. Doing poetry, he has participated in many contests and was the winner of the 7th edition of the What Can Words Do online poetry contest.
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