KENNEDY CHIBU AMAECHI JR.

Name: KENNEDY CHIBU AMAECHI JR. Book(s): ECHOES OF CONSCIENCE, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers (Ibadan), 2016 THE QUEST, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers (Ibadan), 2016 Genre: Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: KENNEDY CHIBU AMAECHI JR. is a Nigerian poet and banker. He obtained an LL.B from the University of Maiduguri and...

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CHIOMA A. DIRU

Name: CHIOMA A. DIRU Book(s): SODALITY Genre: Prose, Poetry, Drama Awards: Association of Nigerian Authors Children’s Literature Prize,  2017 Shortlist (for Soadality) BIOGRAPHY: CHIOMA DIRU (Nee Awani) discovered her love for writing as a child, but she only began cultivating it as an undergraduate in the University of Benin. She...

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ALOZOR MICHAEL IKECHUKWU

Name: ALOZOR MICHAEL IKECHUKWU Book(s): ECHOES AND SHADOWS, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers (Ibadan), 2016 Genre: Poetry, Prose Awards: WRR ‘NIGERIAN POET OF THE YEAR’ (2013) BIOGRAPHY: ALOZOR MICHAEL IKECHUKWU is an award-winning Nigerian poet and Navy Rating. Born on June 8, 1984 as the first child of his parents...

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OTHUKE OMINIABOHS

Name: OTHUKE OMINIABOHS Book(s): ODUFA – A LOVER’S TALE, TND Press, 2015 A CONSPIRACY OF RAVENS, TND Press, 2016) Genre: Prose Awards: Finalist, Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature (2014) BIOGRAPHY: Othuke Ominiabohs is a writer, poet, playwright and editor who hails from Aviara – a small city in the heart...

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ANITA OGBONNA

Name: ANITA OGBONNA Book(s): LETTERS TO MAMA, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers (Ibadan), 2016 Genre: Poetry, Prose Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: Anita Ogbonna is a creative writer who aims to touch and encourage lives through written words in form of poetries and short stories. She is a prolific writer who believes...

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BABATUNDE RAIMI

Name: BABATUNDE RAIMI Book(s): PLANNING YOUR RETIREMENT, Lase Books (Lagos), 2015 Genre: nil Awards: Most Impacting Author of The Year Award (Great Minders International) BIOGRAPHY: BABATUNDE RAIMI was Born on the 22nd day of January 22nd 1980 to Mr. Moroufou Akanbi Raimi & Sourou Therese Raimi (nee Zannou) both deceased....

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MARY JOY OROLA

Name: MARY JOY OROLA Book(s): THE COURAGE TO FAIL, Dapado Publishing House (Makurdi), 2016 Genre: Prose (Fiction and Non-Fiction) Awards: nil BIOGRAPHY: MARY JOY OROLA is a Nigerian writer, blogger, and public speaker. She holds a Bachelors degree in English Language from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. Mary...

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PETER KWANGE

Name of Author: PETER KWANGE Book(s): DEFLOWERED, PolarSphere Books Minna, 2016 Genre: poetry Awards: Runner-up Penfreaks Literary Initiative Quote Contest (July 2016) BIOGRAPHY: PETER KWANGE is a graduate of Semait School of Basic and Remedial Studies, Minna. He has a profound love for the arts, and has expressed himself in...

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ELNATHAN JOHN

Name of Author: ELNATHAN JOHN Book(s): BORN ON A TUESDAY, Black Cat & Cassava Republic Press, 2016 Genre(s): Prose (Fiction/Non-Fiction) Awards: Shortlist Caine Prize for African Writing in 2013 Shortlist Caine Prize for African Writing in 2015 Shortlist, NLNG The Nigeria Prize For Literature 2016 Civitella Ranieri Fellow (2015 BIOGRAPHY:...

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FIDELIS OBASEKI

Name: FIDELIS OBASEKI Book(s): CHRONICLES, PolarSphereBooks (Minna), 2016 Genre: Poetry, Motivationals Awards: Penfreaks Literary Initiative Quote Contest (July 2016) BIOGRAPHY: Fidelis Obaseki, author of CHRONICLES a book of Quotes, is a Nigerian writer from Edo State. He’s a poet, a spoken word artist, an activist, a quote writer and also...

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