10 Mar 2019
In a system that is subtly oppressive or significantly untrue to governmental principles it claims to uphold, there has to be someone who is bold enough to question the establishment.
26 Feb 2018
Late night television in America evolved from interviews with famous celebrities to unserious discourse about the state of the country and the politics of it. Today, this space is populated by satirical hosts like Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah. But in Nigeria, that evolution did not happen and the space is unoccupied. The…
13 Oct 2016
The author of Season of Crimson Blossoms, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim, has won this year’s edition of the Nigeria Prize for Literature worth $100,000 (about N46 million).
2 Oct 2016
In fact, the contest is between a former winner, Unigwe, who won with On Black Sister Street in 2012, and two outsiders to the prize, Ibrahim (Season of Crimson Blossom) and John (Born on a Tuesday).
11 Sep 2016
Three finalists of The Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited have emerged. They are Born on a Tuesday (Elnathan John), Night Dancer (Chika Unigwe) and Season of Crimson Blossoms (Abubakar Adam Ibrahim).
7 Sep 2016
The Advisory Board has approved the shortlist of three entries for The Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited. This announcement follows an initial shortlist of 11, which was released in July.