Name of Author: TERSEER SAM BAKI
Book(s): EUPHORIA OF SOPHISTRY, SEVHAGE Publishers Makurdi, 2015
Genre(s): Poetry, Fiction, Essays
Awards: Second Runner-Up, Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) Poetry Prize 2015
TERSEER SAMUEL BAKI is a Nigerian poet and essayist. He was born at the NKST Hospital Mkar on the 25th of March, 1977, to the family of Agena Joseph Baki Kur Agbugbuh from Mbakume Monkwav, Ikurav-Tiev I in Katsina-Ala LGA and Kpamkwase Rebecca, daughter of Yoosuh Akaa of Mbaviende, Ukan from Ushongo LGA all of Benue state in Central Nigeria. He is the second child of his mother.
Terseer S. Baki holds a Bachelor of Arts Education degree in English, (B.A. Ed. English) from the famous Benue State University, Makurdi, and a diploma in Public Administration from the Benue State Polytechnic, Ugbokolo.
In 2015, he published His first collection of poetry, EUPHORIA OF SOPHISTRY, which was Shortlisted and eventually earned him the Second Runner Up title in the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) National Poetry Prize 2015.
He is married to Vera, the daughter of Mou, who he met while he served in Logo. They have three three lovely boys namely; Verem, Vershima and Verse.
Blogs: The Terseer Sam Baki Blog, The Terseer Sam Baki Blog
Faceboook: Samuel Terseer Baki
Address: Plot 50, Second Avenue, NSCDC Estate, Welfare Quarters, Makurdi Benue state, central Nigeria
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