ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (OCTOBER 2020, WEEK 1): THE LONGLIST

The longlist for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (OCTOBER 2020, Week 1) is shown below, in the respective categories:

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Jennifer Okorie for her poem, Puritans 

2. Precious Ndidi for her poem, Summer

3. Owolabi Joel for his poem, October 1

4. Nathaniel Eleojo for his poem, 60 wasted years

5. Babatunde Phemmy for his poem, A fool at 60

6. Ifeoma Ike for her poem, Independence 

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Ovie Joshua for his entry, The maiden 

2. Fatima Hassan for her entry, 60 hellish years

3. Adaeze Chukwu for her untitled entry

4. Ogbonna Abigail for her untitled entry

5. Owolabi Joel for his untitled entry

6. Jennifer Okorie for her entry, Trials

7. Sarah Okolo for her entry, Sorrows

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

4. Dennis Jackson for her entry, My confession

5. Bisi Ayodele for her entry, There was a country

6. Ebuka Okorie for his entry, The vagabond 

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Kabiru Musa

2. Fatima Hassan

3. Jennifer Okorie

4. Babatunde Phemmy

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer of the Week Award

1. Monica Brown for her entry, Lovers at war

2. Owen Peters for his entry, Thriller 

3. Alexandria Wilde for her entry, Killing the enemy in you 

4. Adewale Ojo for his entry, Is Nigeria still the giant of Africa?

5. Ebere Okorocha for her entry, Nigeria at 60: Nothing to celebrate 

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