The BBC is seeking a rising star of African journalism for the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award, now in its sixth year.
Journalists from across Africa are invited to apply for the award, which aims to uncover and promote fresh talent from the continent.
The winner will spend three months at the BBC headquarters in London, gaining skills…Read More
Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie is set to be the first Black woman in over four decades to deliver a speech at the University of Pennsylvania.
The award-winning Nigerian writer has been reportedly named the first black woman in the world, and this comes after the last Black lady speaker some 41 years ago.
This report was confirmed by…Read More
Entries are hereby invited for The Nigeria Prize for Literature. The yearly literary prize is endowed by Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Limited to honour the author of the best book by a Nigerian within the last four years.
The prize rotates among four literary genres – prose fiction, poetry, drama and childrens literature. This year, t…Read More