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

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Akinwole John Akintayo for his poem, To Mara, the one who left

2. Israel Onoruoiza for his poem, From the confluence

3. Victoria Ukpaka for her poem, In between

4. Alabi Muheez Ajibola for his poem, Cold

5. Samuel Junior Irusota for his poem, 1967

6. Sammy Okon for his poem, Goals

7. Ogbonna Abigail for her poem, The rhythm

8. Agnes Ehindero for her poem, Last week

ANSA Poetry Collabo of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Adaobi Okolo & Onyeka Chukwu for their poem, The war

2. Sammy Okon & Ogbonna Abigail for their poem, Narrow escape

3. Abdul Isah & Mariam Mohammed for their poem, What have we done?

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Adaeze Chukwu for her untitled entry

2. Ogbonna Abigail for her untitled entry

3. Owolabi Joel for his untitled entry

ANSA Short Story Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Adaeze Chukwu for her entry, Juliana

2. Joe Andrews for his entry, The tunnel

3. Rebecca Simpson for her entry, Shadows

4. Paul Okri for his entry, Another day

5. Dennis Jackson for her entry, My confession

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Alabi Muheez Ajibola

2. Victoria Ukpaka

3. Prechy Sparkles

4. Anita Okorie

5. Agatha Umokoro

6. Pamela Okeke

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Onome Philips for her entry, The List

2. Pamela Okeke for her entry, Desperation

3. Anita Okorie for her entry, Exercise in futility

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?

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The shortlist will be announced soonest.

Congrats to all nominees!

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ANSA… for the love of writing

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