DOTUN ADEOBA FADAIRO

Name of Author: DOTUN ADEOBA FADAIRO Name of Book: FROM ME TO YOU: Timeless Wisdom for Your Life’s Journey, Createspace, 2016 Genre(s): Inspirational, Self Help, Poetry Awards: nil BIOGRAHY: Dotun Adeoba Fadairo is a 31 year old Nigerian poet, graphic designer, and writer, born and educated in Lagos Nigeria. He...

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AWODIYA ESTHER FUNKE

Name of Author: AWODIYA ESTHER FUNKE Book(s): THE FARMER’S DAUGHTER, SOMETHING FOR EVERYBODY VENTURES, 2016 Genre(s): Poetry Awards: Fellow, Ebedi Writer’s Residency (2016) BIOGRAPHY: AWODIYA ESTHER FUNKE is a Nigerian poet, author, and Sickle Cell awareness campaigner. Though a native Ilesha in Osun State, she was born in Nigeria’s economic...

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GOODNESS OLANREWAJU AYOOLA

Name of Author: GOODNESS OLANREWAJU AYOOLA Book(s): MEDITATIONS, WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2016 Genre(s): Poetry Awards: Second place in the World Poetry Prize for Peace First place, Peregrine Reads ‘Patriot for Change Creativity Contest’ Second place,  Brigitte Poirson Poetry Contest (May 2015) Third place, 6th Korea-Nigeria Poetry Feast, 2016 BIOGRAPHY:...

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ANGEL OYINPREYE TARILA-NIKADE

Name of Author: ANGEL OYINPREYE TARILA-NIKADE Book(s): ISABELLE AND THE REWARD FOR DISOBEDIENCE, WORDS RHYMES & RHYTHM, 2016 Genre(s): Prose Awards: Nil BIOGRAPHY: Angel Oyinpreye Tarila-Nikade is a nine-year-old primary four pupil of Biedemo Premier School, Yenagoa, Bayelsa State of Nigeria. She loves storytelling, reading, singing, dancing, and kitchen chores....

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IKYAABO BARNABAS TERHEMBA

Name of Author: IKYAABO BARNABAS TERHEMBA Book(s): BEHIND THE PHONEY SMILES, PREMIER MEDIA & GRAPHICS, 2016 Genre(s): Poetry Awards: Nil BIOGRAPHY: Ikyaabo Barnabas Terhemba is a creative writer of poetry and fiction. He is the Executive Director of Galaxy magazine and a professional teacher of English and Literature. Terhemba was...

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EMMANUEL FRANK-OPIGO

NAME OF AUTHOR: EMMANUEL FRANK-OPIGO BOOK(S): THE SONG OF OUR FATHER, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers, 2018 VOWELS IN THE AIR, Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers, 2016 MASKS AND FACADES (poetry), 2010 CLEAN YOUR ENGLISH (a text on common errors) Genre(s): Prose, Poetry Awards: Rivers State ANA Poetry Prize Winner...

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PETER UKWA

Name of Author: PETER UKWA Book(s): RIVER PEOPLE AND OTHER STORIES, Words Rhymes & Rhythm, 2015 Genre(s): Prose (Short Stories) Awards: Winner, Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) Centenary Literary Prize for short stories in 2014 BIOGRAPHY: Peter Ukwa is a Delta State born writer. He has written an unpublished novel...

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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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