The shortlist for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (DECEMBER 2019, Week 1) is shown below, in the respective categories:

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Victoria Ukpaka for her poem, Before the choice

2. Yusuf Muyibat Avosuahi for her poem, Boys, not stones

3. Samuel Junior Irusota for his poem, Because here memories are confused beings

ANSA Poetry Collabo of the Week Award

The nominees are:

Akinwole John Akintayo & Alabi Muheez Ajibola for their poem, Poetic world

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Ogbonna Abigail for her entry, Court invasion

2. Owolabi Joel for his entry, The activist

3. Sarah Okolo for her entry, Sorrows

ANSA Short Story Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Chibundu Joyce for her entry, Hotspot

2. Yusuf Muyibat Avosuahi for her entry, The necklace

3. Paul Okri for his entry, The dictator

ANSA Children’s Literature Writer of the Week Award

The nominee is:

Samuel Junior Irusota for his entry, We hail thee

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominee are:

1. Victor Apata

2. Victoria Ukpaka

3. Samuel Junior Irusota

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Victor Apata for his entry, Bank alert

2. Onome Philips for her entry, The revolution

3. Anita Okorie for her entry, Show of shame

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?

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The winners will be announced shortly.

Congrats to all nominees!

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ANSA… for the love of writing

ANSA Nigeria