Rains of tributes, encomiums for Anezi Okoro at 91
Enugu’s literary circle stood still on Sunday night for the author of One week, One trouble, Prof Anezionwu Okoro, as he turned 91 years old.
Benue ANA urges patronage of state’s library, Buratai renovates alma mater, donates 1,000 textbooks
Benue State chapter of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has called on the general public to patronise the state’s library. Chairman of the association, Dr. Charles Iornumbe, made the call yesterday when he led other executive members on a familiarisation visit to the state’s library board in Makurdi.
Association gets N3m grant for ANA/Yusuf Ali literary campaign
The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has secured funding for the eight year towards the ANA/Yusuf Ali nationwide literary awareness campaign. The association received...
ANA receives N3 million grant for ANA/Yusuf Ali literary campaign
The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has secured funding for the eight year towards the ANA/Yusuf Ali nationwide literary awareness campaign. The association received the sum of N3 million on January 7, 2019 for this year’s project from the donor, Yusuf Ali (SAN), an Ilorin-based legal practitioner, author and philanthropist. According to ANA Publicity Secretary…
‘We need a culture of grants, sponsorship to keep arts alive’
Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) held a two-day capacity building workshop for its states’ executive members on the theme ‘Innovations in Contemporary Literature Awareness...
Nigerian authors beg FG for endowment funds
The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has appealed to the Federal Government to create an endowment funds for writers to overcome the high cost of publication of books in the country. Malam Abdullahi Denja, the National President of ANA, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in…
Ortom seeks ANA’s advocacy on establishment of ranches
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has called on the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), to join the campaign for establishment of ranches in the country.
Writers’ body to FG: Rethink natural disaster management, climate change issues
The Federal Government has been urged to rethink natural disaster management strategies in the country so as to mitigate them and prevent needless loss of lives and suffering when they occur.
Sule, Obi-Obasi, Abdullahi Herald ANA’s A-Book-A-Child project
Nigerian Writers Series 2 books, dedicated to children’s literature, are out. It is a culmination of over a year’s process of competitive call, sifting through manuscripts and arriving at a group of three adjudged publishable by the series editors.