The winners for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (NOVEMBER 2019, Week 1) are 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. Samuel Junior Irusota for his poem, 1967

And the winner is… Akinwole John Akintayo for his poem, To Mara, the one who left

ANSA Poetry Collabo of the WeeAward

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?

No entry was deemed suitable for the eventual prize.

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

No entry was deemed suitable for the eventual prize.

ANSA Short Story Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Joe Andrews for his entry, The tunnel

2. Rebecca Simpson for her entry, Shadows

3. Paul Okri for his entry, Another day

No entry was deemed suitable for the eventual prize.

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Alabi Muheez Ajibola

2. Victoria Ukpaka

3. Anita Okorie

No entry was deemed suitable for the eventual prize.

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

No entry was deemed suitable for the eventual prize.

There you have it… Our ANSA Medal of Honour recipients!

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Thanks to all who participated.

Congrats to the winners!

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ANSA… for the love of writing

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