Association of Nigerian Authors
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.
Entries for Association of Nigerian Authors 2019 literary prizes open
Nigerian writers, at home and abroad, desirous of entering their works for the yearly literary prizes, may now do so. Works entered should have been published between 2018 and 2019.
ANA intensifies effort on mamman vatsa writers’ village
The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has expressed its displeasure at the desperation that has settled into the country’s political space. The body also lamented the situation where those angling for political power have resorted to discrediting the process even before it began.....
Making ANA conventions serve writers better
Ahead of the international Convention of Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) holding in Lagos this week, preparations at advanced stage for the hosting of the biggest gathering of Nigerian writers.
‘Poor access to books limits literary conversation’
The allusion to waiting for ‘Godot’ suggests an endless and fruitless wait. In this case, the waiting will soon end, as a winner is sure to emerge at the appointed time.
ANA Lagos chapter set to deliver memorable convention
With the 37th international convention of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) fast approaching, the association’s president, Mallam Denja Abdullahi, recently led a three-man team comprising national executive council members to a meeting with the Lagos chapter at Eagles’ Park Hotel, Ikeja.
Literary prizes and their overweening impact on Nigerian writers
Last Thursday, July 26, 2018, the longlist for the $100,000 Nigeria Prize for Literature was announced. The Prize is Africa’s most prestigious literary award sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited.
ANA Lagos set to host writers, starts advocacy on reading
The executive members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 37th yearly international convention of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), visited Rutam House...
In Ebonyi, criticism conference takes centrestage
Criticism is rarely a popular genre of literature. But emerging issues in modern narrative makes it important and essential. This age old tradition came to the fore at the Alex Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu-Alike, Ikwo, Ebonyi State recently, when the Association of Nigerian Authors...
‘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...
‘How Yusuf Ali literary grant promotes reading awareness’
The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) is vested with the responsibility of promoting reading and writing among Nigerians. The association has taken into cognisance the fact that reading culture is gradually dying.
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…