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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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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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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AUTHORPEDIA CHAT: "My gender equality idea has bounds" — Ebidenyefa Tarila Nikade

Ebidenyefa Tarila Nikade is a wife, mother, Educationist, teen mentor, counselor, broadcast Journalist and public speaker who believes in creating platforms for young people to express themselves. She is passionate about women and children, especially the sexually abused; hence her writings are centred on such themes. She is the CEO of Creative Xpressions...

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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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IDADA DELVES INTO THE DARKER RECESSES OF HUMAN EXISTENCE IN 'BY MY OWN HANDS' – a review by Sandra Whiteley

TITLE: BY MY OWN HANDS AUTHOR: JUDE IDADA GENRE: PROSE FICTION, THRILLER PUBLISHER: CREOTERNITY BOOKS YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2015 PAGES: 410 ISBN: 978-1501080562 (13), 1501080563 (10) REVIEWER: Sandra Whiteley “By My Own Hands” Jude Idada’s first novel is a dramatic journey into what drives us as human beings. Whether it...

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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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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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IZIAQ S. OLAWALE

Name: IZIAQ S. OLAWALE Books: THE UNCOMMON GREATNESS GUIDE, Blazing Family Publishing Ventures for 3600 Icons, 2015 POSITIVE THINKING GENERATES WEALTH THE POWER OF POSITIVE STUBBORNNESS Genre: Self-help/Motivation Awards: AWARD OF CREDENCE by the National Association of Nigerian Students (N.A.N.S) About: Iziaq S. OLAWALE is a thought – provoking author,...

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