Idada: Writing energises me, it is a catalyst, sometimes sedative
Idada has stage plays, collection of short stories and poetry to his credit. His stage plays include, Flood, Brixton Stories, Lost and Coma, 3some. He has also written and published a collection of short stories: A Box of Chocolates and Exotica Celestica.
Jude Idada wins Nigeria prize for literature
For Jude Idada, luck finally shone on him on Friday as he was named the 2019 winner of the Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited, for the cycle on Children’s Literature.
Jude Idada wins $100,000 NLNG Literature Prize
Jude Idada’s ‘Boom Boom’ has won the Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored by Nigeria LNG Limited, for the 2019 cycle on Children’s Literature. The book edged out ‘Mysteries at Ebenezer’s Lodge’ by Dunni Olatunde and ‘The Great Walls of Benin’ by O.T. Begho entries in the Shortlist of Three, to clinch the prize. The book…
Idada, Olatunde and Begho battle for $100,000 NLNG literature prize
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r21jikIW_N4 The winner of the prestigious Nigeria Prize for Literature sponsored by NLNG for 2019 will be announced on October 11. The winner will emerge from three finalists, selected from an initial pool of 173 authors. Jude Idada’s Boom Boom, Dunni Olatunde’s Mystery at Ebenezer Lodge and O. T. Begho’s The Great Wall of Benin sailed…
Idada, Olatunde, Begho make final shortlist for literature prize
The advisory board has unveiled Jude Idada’s Boom Boom, Dunni Olatunde’s Mystery at Ebenezer Lodge and O.T. Begho’s The Great Walls of Benin as finalists for 2019 The Nigeria Prize for Literature, worth $100,000, and sponsored by the Nigeria LNG Limited (NLNG).
Jude Idada in Boom Boom
At an early age, my father gave me a book called Kon-tiki Expedition by Thor Heyerdahl and after reading that book, I was so mesmerised...