The longlist for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (NOVEMBER 2019, Week 4) is shown below, in the respective categories:

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Alabi Muheez Ajibola Marquez for his poem, My lover has a lover

2. Akinwole John Akintayo for his poem, Life continues to win

3. Babatunde Phemmy for his poem, Enough is enough

4. Ifeoma Ike for her poem, Dark days

5. Isah Ibrahim for his poem, Another four years

6. Ogbonna Abigail for her poem, Impunity

7. Emilia Okeke for her poem, Fake life

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Ogbonna Abigail for her untitled entry

2. Owolabi Joel for his untitled entry

3. Jennifer Okorie for her entry, Trials

4. Sandra Miller for her entry, Nemesis

5. Sarah Okolo for her entry, Sorrows

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, Agents

5. Dennis Jackson for her entry, My confession

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominee is:

Samuel Junior Irusota

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Onome Philips for her entry, Naija Beef

2. Pamela Okeke for her entry, This shithole

3. Anita Okorie for her entry, The acid test

4. Alexandria Wilde for her entry, Kill that rooster

5. Adewale Ojo for his entry, Two steps backward

6. Ebere Okorocha for her entry, Die another day

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?????????

The shortlist will be announced soonest.

Congrats to all nominees!


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