JESUROBO-OWIE GIFT IMAFIDON

Name of Author: JESUROBO-OWIE GIFT IMAFIDON Book(s): SCARS, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2015 Genre(s): Poetry, Prose Awards: Nil BIOGRAPHY: Jesurobo-owie Gift Imafidon is a prolific writer who hails from Benin City. Gift is a graduate of Agriculture from the University of Benin, where he bagged awards as the best graduating...

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ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM

Name of Author: ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM Books: THE WHISPERING TREES, Parresia Publishers Limited, 2012 SEASON OF CRIMSON BLOSSOMS, Parresia Publishers Limited, 2015 Genre(s): Prose (Fiction) Awards: BBC African Performance Prize Civitella Ranieri Fellow (2015) Gabriel Garcia Marquez Fellow (2013) Africa39 Laureate ANA Plateau/Amatu Braide Prize for Prose Long-list Etisalat Prize...

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CHIDI OKOYE

Name of Author: CHIDI OKOYE Books: THE INVESTIGATOR, WSIC EBOOKS LTD, 2014 Genre(s): Fiction Awards: nil ABOUT CHIDI OKOYE: CHIDI OKOYE read Quantity Surveying at the prominent Yaba College of Technology. From there he proceeded to the Nigeria Police Academy, Kano; and later joined the Nigeria Police Force, as a...

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FRANCIS EGBOKHARE

Name of Author: FRANCIS EGBOKHARE Books: THE CHRIST CONSCIOUS MIND, Zenith Book House, 2012 SONG OF MY DREAM, Mindlife Limited, 2014 INTRODUCTORY PHONETICS AND CURDS OF MEDITATION Genre(s): Poetry, Prose (Non-Fiction, Educational, Motivational, Inspirational) Awards: nil ABOUT FRANCIS EGBOKHARE: Professor Francis Egbokhare teaches phonetics and phonology at the University of...

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CHIGOZIE OBIOMA

Name of Author: CHIGOZIE OBIOMA Books: THE FISHERMEN, Little, Brown and Company, 2015 Genre(s): Fiction Awards: Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize For Fiction Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award Shortlisted for the FT/Oppenheimer Awards Shortlisted for center for Fiction First Novel Prize Shortlisted for Edinburgh Festival First Book...

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JUDE IDADA

Name of Author: JUDE IDADA Books: ODUDUWA – KING OF THE EDOS, CreateSpace, 2014 DIDI KANU AND THE SINGING DWARFS OF THE NORTH, CREOTERNITY BOOKS, 2015 BY MY OWN HANDS, CREOTERNITY BOOKS, 2015 Genre(s): Poetry, Fiction, Drama Awards: Winner, Association of Nigerian Authors’ Prize for Drama 2013 First runner up...

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EMMANUEL C. MORKAH

Name of Author: EMMANUEL C. MORKAH Book(s): THE VIGILANT GODS, WSIC Ebooks Ltd, 2015 Genre: Drama, Prose ABOUT EMMANUEL C. MORKAH: Emmanuel C. Morkah is from Delta State, Nigeria. He read Quantity Surveying. Presently, he is a Senior Quantity Surveyor (MNIQS, RQS, MQSI) at a reputable Consultancy Firm. He lives...

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SEYE KUYINU

Name of Author: SEYE KUYINU Book: THINGS I WANTED TO TELL YOU IN OTHER WORDS, Pressi.ng, 2015 Genre(s): Poetry, Inspirational ABOUT SEYE KUYINU: Seye Kuyinu is a Web and Applications Developer by day, a creative photographer in the evenings and a writer by night. He currently lives in Lagos, Nigeria....

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TOBI KUSIMO

Name: TOBI KUSIMO Book(s): DYNAMIC INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES, Kushmedia Publishers, 2012 Genre: Prose, Motivational Awards: nil About: Tobi Kusimo, born in Lagos, Nigeria is a graduate of Political Science from the prestigious University of Ado-Ekiti. He is a seasoned writer of great repute who has also contributed in several journals, he...

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DAMI AJAYI

Name: DAMI AJAYI Books: CLINICAL BLUES, WriteHouse Collective, 2014 DAYBREAK & OTHER POEMS, Saraba Individual Poetry Chapbook Series, 2013 Genre(s): Poetry, Fiction, Essays Awards: Shortlisted for 2012 Melita Hume Prize for ‘Clinical Blues’ in manuscript form Longlisted for the Erb-Acce Poetry Prize This Is Africa (TIA) Best Books for ‘Clinical...

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