Call for Entries: Ken Saro Wiwa Book Review Competition

Call for Entries: Ken Saro Wiwa Book Review Competition

The organisers of the Lagos Book and Art Festival (LABAF) have called for entries for reviews of any one of five works of Ken Saro Wiwa’s fiction and drama.

The best review of either Sozaboy, A Forest of Flowers, Adaku and Other Stories, Prisoners of Jebs, or a joint review of Basi and Company and Transistor Radio will receive a N100,000 prize money on the opening day of the Festival, at Freedom Park in Lagos, on November 13, 2015. Continue reading

Nigeria’s Committee for Relevant Arts to award N100,000 for best review of Ken Saro Wiwa’s works

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Ken Saro Wiwa, one of nine Ogoni community activists executed after an unfair trial in 1995.

Nigerian writers between the ages of 18 and 41 stand a chance of winning N100,000 prize money if their reviews of any one of the five works of late writer and environmental activist, Ken Saro Wiwa, is adjudged the best by the organisers of the Lagos Book and Art Festival (LABAF).

The Lagos Book and Art festival will kick off on November 13. Continue reading