SHEEFAH ZARMA

NAME: SHEEFAH ZARMA BOOK(S): BLACK ROSE (2018), THE SILENT NOISE (2016) GENRE: POETRY AWARDS: NIL BIOGRAPHY: Shareefah Ibrahim Zarma is a Kaduna-born Nigerian writer and women rights campaigner from the Babur tribe of Askira-Uba Local Government Area of Borno State. She began her education at Seat of Wisdom Nursery and...

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ENYINNAYA UKPABI

NAME: ENYINNAYA UKPABI BOOK(S): CONCISE PHONETICS in ENGLISH GENRE: NON-FICTION, EDUCATIONS AWARDS: NIL BIOGRAPHY: ENYINNAYA UKPABI hails from the Ohafia in Abia state, South East of Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Master’s degree from the University of Jos, both in Education English....

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PAMILERIN JACOB

NAME: PAMILERIN JACOBBOOK(S): MEMOIR OF CRUSHED PETALS, 2018 PAPER PLANES IN THE RAIN, 2019 GENRE: POETRYAWARDS: Ken Egbas Prize For Festival Poetry 2017 (shortlist) BIOGRAPHY: Pamilerin Jacob is a Nigerian poet & mental health enthusiast. He writes to ease internal turmoil & also to shed light on the struggles of...

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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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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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JIDE BADMUS

Name: JIDE BADMUSBook(s): THERE IS A STORM IN MY HEAD, 2017 PAPER PLANES IN THE RAIN, 2019 Genre: Poetry, ProseAwards: nil BIOGRAPHY: JideBadmus is an electrical engineer, a literary promoter and poet who hails from Omido,  Kwara State. Jide hopes to establish a National Poetry Institute and organize an International...

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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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