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

ANSA Poet of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Kunle Adedigba for his poem, The lilly

2. Johanna Okonta for her poem, Made in Nigeria 

3. Philip Asinobi for his poem, The exodus 

4. Chikezie Okafor for his poem, Shivers 

5. Ovie Igho for his entry, The tunnel

ANSA Poetry Collabo of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Vivian Omolade & Joy Omonigho for their poem, She who laughs last

2. Efe Andrews & Emmanuella Okon for their poem, Dark days

3. Chuka Nwosu & Nonso Ohamezie for their poem, Harmattan soldier

4. Nonso Ohamezie & Ella Okosun for their entry, The waiter 

ANSA Short Story Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Fatima Hassan for her entry, Footprints 

2. Precious Owolabi for his entry, Angela’s return

3. Adama Okoacha for her entry, The delivery 

4. Kunle Adedigba for his entry, Rainy days

5. Adaeze Chukwu for her entry, Freedom

ANSA Children’s Literature Writer of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Ebere Okorocha for her entry, The doll

2. Theresa Mukoro for her entry, Hot cocoa 

3. Vivian Omolade for her entry, The dessert 

4. Junior Kifodu for his entry, African heroes

5. Joy Omonigho for her entry, The brave dog

ANSA Quote of the Week Award

The nominees are:

1. Kunle Adedigba

2. Precious Owolabi

3. Joy Omonigho

4. Vivian Omolade

5. Onyinyechi Eze

Who gets our ANSA Medal of Honour?🏆🥇🥈🥉🏅🎖🏵🎗

The shortlist will be announced soonest.

Congrats to all nominees!

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