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IBADAN BOOK CLUB CONGRATULATES ANA PRESIDENT ON PAWA AWARD

By: Wole Adedoyin Ibadan Book Club has joined ANA Members across the country to congratulate the current President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Camillus Ukah for bagging the “ESTEE...

ANA CONGRATULATES DENJA ABDULAHI ON PAWA AWARD

By: ANA Publicity Committee Camillus Ukah, President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has said the PAWA ESTEEMED PATRON OF THE ARTS AWARD given to the immediate past President of the As...

ANA COMMISERATES WITH PROF. WOLE SOYINKA OVER BROTHER’S DEATH

By: ANA Publicity Committee The President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Camillus Ukah has commiserated with Prof. Wole Soyinka over the death of his younger brother, Prof. Femi So...

ANA CONGRATULATES PROF. FEMI OSOFISAN ON HIS 76TH BIRTHDAY

By: ANA Publicity Committee Camillus Ukah, President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has Congratulated Prof. Femi Osofisan, a writer of Global Stature and former President of the A...

FEMI OSOFISAN BLOSSOMS IN WRITERS’ VILLAGE

By EDOZIE UDEZE On May 29, 2022 The secretariat of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) at the Mamman Vatsa’s Writers Village, Mpape, Abuja has been dedicated to Professor Femi Osofisan. The un...

ANA CONGRATULATES ODIA OFEIMUN ON NAL FELLOWSHIP CONFERMENT

By ANA Publicity Committee ANA President, Camillus Ukah has congratulated Odia Ofeimun, a renowned poet and former President of the Association on the conferment of Fellowship status of the Nigeria...

2022 ANA LITERARY PRIZES: ANA EXTENDS DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS OF ENTRIES TO JUNE 28

By ANA Publicity Committee The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has extended its deadline for submissions of entries to Tuesday, 28 day of June 2022. This is to allow intending entrants who ar...

NIGERIAN WRITERS COMMISSION SECRETARIAT AT MAMMAN VATSA WRITERS VILLAGE

By Maik Ortserga The weekend of 20-22 May, 2022 included a range of activities that brought Nigerian writers together at the Mamman Vatsa Writers Village, Mpape Abuja. The event was the commissioni...

ANA CONGRATULATES PROF. AKACHI ADIMORA EZEIGBO ON FONLON-NICHOLS AWARD

By: ANA Publicity Committee The President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Camillus Ukah has said that the Fonlon-Nichols Award given to the Chairperson of the Advisory Board for the N...

ANA SET TO HOLD AUTHORS’ GROOVE ON MAY 14 AT NIBF 2022

By: ANA Publicity Committee The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) will be hosting a special Panel Discussion and Focused Presentations featuring nine guest writers at the 2022 edition of the Au...

287 POETS RACE FOR $100,000 NLNG’S LIT PRIZE

April 22, 2022 By Prisca Sam-Duru The Advisory Board for The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG), has handed over entries received for the 2022 edition of the pri...

ANA PRESIDENT FELICITATES CHRISTIANS AT EASTER

By: ANA Publicity Committee Camillus Ukah, ANA President has congratulated Christians in the country on the occasion of this year’s Easter, an important festival celebrated annually to commemorate ...

ANA CONGRATULATES WALE OKEDIRAN AT 67

By: ANA Publicity Committee Camillus Ukah, President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has congratulated PAWA Secretary General and former President of the Association as he marks his 6...

RAMADAN: ANA PRESIDENT GREETS MUSLIMS

By ANA Publicity Committee ANA President, Camillus Ukah has sent his greetings and best wishes to Muslims in Nigeria as they commence the 30-day Ramadan fast. ANA President in a statement issu...

2022 CHINUA ACHEBE PRIZE FOR LITERATURE

DEADLINE: 12TH JUNE, 2022 Applications for the Second edition of Chinua Achebe Prize for Nigerian Fiction are now open, this is a Literature Prize awarded to Nigerian Novelists at home and abroa...

CHINUA ACHEBE PRIZE FOR LITERATURE

DEADLINE: 12TH JUNE, 2022 Applications for the Second edition of Chinua Achebe Prize for Nigerian Fiction are now open, this is a Literature Prize awarded to Nigerian Novelists at home and abroad ...

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | 2022 EDITION OF ANA REVIEW

The ANA Review, published yearly by the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) is a journal that seeks to assess the pulse of contemporary Nigerian and African literary writing as well as critical disc...

2022 ANA LITERARY PRIZES: CALL FOR ENTRIES

INTRODUCTION The Association of Nigerian Authors [ANA] hereby announces a range of prizes for its 2022 literary competitions. The prizes are: 1. ANA Prize For Poetry (Published & Unpublished)...

WE CANNOT USE PROMOTION, CANONIZATION OF DIASPORIC WRITING IN MEASURING GROWTH OF NIGERIAN LITERATURE, SAYS UDENTA

March 27, 2022 0 comment By Kelechi Agoha THE inability of big publishers in the local book scene to seek out young, talented writers to groom, publish and promote their works, preferring instead t...

ANA PRESIDENT CONGRATULATES GABRIEL SUNDAY AFOLAYAN, NEW ANA ONDO CHAIRMAN

By ANA Publicity Committee Camillus Ukah, President of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) on Tuesday congratulated the newly elected Chairman of ANA Ondo, Gabriel Sunday Afolayan and other...