The shortlist for last week’s ANSA AWARDS FOR CREATIVE WRITING (OCTOBER 2020, Week 2) is shown below, in the respective categories:

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Segun Eyitayo for his entry, Emote

2. Nathaniel Eleojo for his poem, Side hustle 

3. Babatunde Phemmy for his poem, If tomorrow comes 

ANSA Flash Fiction Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Jennifer Okorie for her poem, The escort

2. Ovie Joshua for his entry, The teenager

3. Fatima Hassan for her entry, Through my eyes 

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Kabiru Musa

2. Fatima Hassan

3. Jennifer Okorie

ANSA Non-Fiction Writer of the Week Award

1. Owolabi Joel for his entry, The dangers of living a fake life

2. Adewale Ojo for his entry, SARS: The brutal police force

3. Ebere Okorocha for her entry, Why Nigeria totally lost it

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?


The winners will be announced shortly.

Congrats to all nominees!


ANSA… for the love of writing