Tag: NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature

  • Chris Okemwa joins NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2024 jury

    Chris Okemwa joins NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2024 jury

    Chris Okemwa has joined the jury of the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2024; other jury members are Prof Saleh Adu (Chairman) alongside Prof Vicky Sylvester, Dr Igudia Osarobu, The Nigeria Prize for Literature worth US$100,000, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, has honoured Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and…

  • Obari Gomba wins NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023

    Obari Gomba wins NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023

    Dr Obari Gomba’s play Grit was declared the winner of the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 in Lagos on Friday, October 13, 2023. Dr Eyoh Etim also won the Nigeria Prize for Literary Criticism. The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started to honour Nigerian authors in the four…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 shortlist announced.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 shortlist announced.

    Obari Gomba, Henry Akubuiro, and Abideen Abolaji Ojomu are on the shortlist for the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 announced in Lagos on Tuesday, August 29, 2023. The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 longlist announced.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 longlist announced.

    The longlist for the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2023 was announced at a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria on Thursday, July 20, 2023 The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s literature in 2004. The…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022 shortlist announced.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022 shortlist announced.

    The longlist for the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022, the richest on the continent, has been announced today, Friday, August 26, 2022. The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s literature in 2004. The prize…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022 longlist announced.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022 longlist announced.

    The longlist for the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2022, the richest on the continent, has been announced today, Friday, July 8, 2022. The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s literature in 2004. The prize…

  • Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia wins US$100,000 NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021.

    Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia wins US$100,000 NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021.

    Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia’s novel The Son of The House was declared the winner of the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021 at a ceremony in Lagos, Nigeria on Saturday, October 30, 2021. The Nigeria Prize for Literary Criticism also went to Uchechukwu Peter Umezurike. The Nigerian Prize for Literature was started to honour Nigerian authors in…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021 shortlist announced.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021 shortlist announced.

    Abi Daré, Cheluchi Onyemelukwe-Onuobia, and Obinna Udenwa are on the shortlist for the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021 announced on Friday, August 27, 2021. The Nigerian Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started in 2004 to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama, and children’s literature.…

  • Jude Idada is the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 winner.

    Jude Idada is the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 winner.

    Jude Idada was announced the winner of the NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 at a ceremony in Abuja, Nigeria on October 11, 2019. The Nigeria Prize for Literature, sponsored annually by oil firm NLNG, was started in 2004 to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama and children’s literature. Over…

  • Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 shortlist announced in Lagos.

    Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 shortlist announced in Lagos.

    Jude Idada, Dunni Olatunde, and O T Begho are the three writers on the Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 shortlist announced in Lagos, Nigeria on September 4, 2019. The Nigeria Prize for Literature was founded to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama and children’s literature. Started in 2004, it is…

  • Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 longlist announced.

    Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 longlist announced.

    The Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 longlist was announced in Lagos, Nigeria on July 18, 2019. The Nigeria Prize for Literature was founded to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama and children’s literature. Started in 2004, it is the richest prize in African literature with the winner pocketing US$100,000. Over…

  • NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 makes call out.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 makes call out.

    NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature 2019 has made a call out for children’s literature and literary criticism. The NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature, worth US$100,000 to the winner, is the richest prize in African literature. It was founded in 2004 to honour Nigerian authors in the four genres of fiction, poetry, drama and children’s literature,…