EMMANUEL F. DARASIMI

Name: EMMANUEL F. DARASIMI Book(s): TRAGEDY OF WHISPERS, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Poetry Awards: Poet of the Year (2015/2016), Tedder Hall, University of Ibadan. BIOGRAPHY Emmanuel F M. Darasimi is a Nigerian writer and currently a student of Literature at the prestigious University of Ibadan, Ibadan. E.D’s thirst...

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RICHARD ALI

Name: RICHARD ALI Book(s): CITY OF MEMORIES, Origami Books, 2012; Rebel Music and the African Country [Essay], Jalada; The Age of Buhari: Regicide and the Post Ethnic Youth [Essay] Genre: Poetry,  Prose (Fiction,Non-fiction) Awards: Most Impacting Author of The Year Award (Great Minders International) Runner-up at the 2008 John la Rose Short Story Competition (for City...

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OLAYINKA ABIMBOLA EGBOKHARE

Name of Author: OLAYINKA ABIMBOLA EGBOKHARE Book(s): DAZZLING MIRAGE, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers, 2017 Genre(s): Prose, Poetry Awards:  Winner, Audience Choice Award, Nollywood Week Paris Film Festival (Screen Adaptation). BIOGRAPHY: Olayinka Abimbola Egbokhare was born in Ibadan, Oyo State. Her love for writing was brought to the fore by...

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WALE AYINLA

Name: AYINLA OLAWALE “WALE AYINLA” JOSEPH Book(s): THE OTHER SIDE OF OTHER ROOMS, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Ayinla Olawale “Wale Ayinla” Joseph is a young Nigerian poet who is vast with the definition of life in things that surround him. In 2017, his collection...

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MARGARET SAMMY

Name: MARGARET SAMMY Book(s): AMARYLLIS: HOW CAN I GO ON?, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: MARGARET SAMMY is a Nigerian poet and social crusader. Born in 2004, she began writing poems at the age of 10, greatly influenced by her teacher. Margaret’s work depicts a...

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dave chukwuji

Name: dave chukwuji Book(s): CITY OF GOLD AND RUST, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Prose Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: dave chukwuji has spent half his life adventuring as a copywriter in some of Nigeria’s foremost advertising agencies. Occasionally, he finds time to write screenplays, some of which have found their...

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JIDE BADMUS

Name: JIDE BADMUS Book(s): THERE IS A STORM IN MY HEAD, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Poetry, Prose Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Jide Badmus is a Nigerian Writer, Electrical Engineer and budding Fashion Entrepreneur from Omido, Kwara state. He was born in Ilorin. He discovered his passion for writing poetry...

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OKECHUKWU ONUEGBU

Name: OKECHUKWU ONUEGBU Book(s):  DIET GUIDE: TIPS FOR HEALTHY LIVING, Valid Publishing Company, 201; MIRROR OF THE MIND, De-Voice Creative Network, 2016; THE MYSTERIOUS HOUSEKEEPER, De-Voice Creative Network, 2017 Genre: Poetry, Prose, Children Literature Awards: nil Links to external reviews: nil BIOGRAPHY: Okechukwu Nwoyemezie Christopher Francis Onuegbu, popularly known as...

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PAUL ABIOLA OKU-OLA

Author’s Name: PAUL ABIOLA OKU-OLA Book(s): SCENT OF LOVE, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 OH! WHAT A CALAMITY! AND OTHER POEMS WAKE UP POETRY BLACK IS LOVE Genre: Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: PAUL ABIOLA OKU-OLA is a Nigerian poet and playwright. He is a graduate of Electrical Engineering from The Federal...

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ADAEZE IHUOMA ONUKWUE

Name: ADAEZE IHUOMA ONUKWUE Book(s): FRAILTY OF A PAMPERED SOUL, Dapado Publishing House, Markudi, 2016 Genre: Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Adaeze Ihuoma Onukwue, author of FRAILTY OF A PAMPERED SOUL, is a Nigerian poet, teacher, editor and historian based in Abuja. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in History from the...

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