BASHIRAT ABDULWAHAB

Name: BASHIRAT ABDULWAHAB Book(s): FROM PAIN TO PURPOSE, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Motivational, Autobiography Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Bashirat Abdulwahab, author of From Pain to Purpose, is a passionate serial social entrepreneur, a trained and certified Coach with Century Anger Management of California and Sam Obafemi Behavioural Change Academy...

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RAHMER MUSTAPHA GONI

Name: RAHMER MUSTAPHA GONI Book(s): PRISONS of OUR REALM, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2017 Genre: Non-fiction, Religious Motivational Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY RAHMER MUSTAPHA GONI (Almas) is the author of PRISONS OF OUR REALM. She is a geologist with a First Class Bachelor of Science Degree in Geology from the prestigious...

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KUKOGHO IRUESIRI SAMSON

Name: KUKOGHO IRUESIRI SAMSONBook (s): WHAT CAN WORDS DO, Origami (Parresia), 2013 I SAID THESE WORDS, WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2015 WORDS OF EROS, WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2017 WE WHO SOWED HURT & BEADED PAINS, WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2017 Awards: 1st Prize Winner Orange Crush Poetry Prize 2012...

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KELECHI IHEANACHOR

Name of Author: KELECHI IHEANACHOR Book(s): WORDS ARE NOT ENOUGH, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers, 2017 Genre(s): Prose, Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Kelechi Iheanachor is a poet and aspiring novelist. Words Are Not Enough is his first published work. He was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria and currently works...

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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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