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Coming Soon: The Chronicles Of Ade Abel By Da Jandy

This story follows the life of a young man, Ade who is from a micro community in Nigeria. Facts of his life, his struggle and his imminent success are aptly couched in black pen. Coming soon!!! Get updates on our posts by joining … Continue reading

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Buchi Emecheta Dies At 72

Prolific female Nigerian writer Florence Onyebuchi Emecheta has died at the age of 72 in London. The award winning writer who was born on 21 July, 1944 died on 25 January 2017 and was the author of over 20 books. Notable … Continue reading

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SPONSORED: Me, My MC & I

The last 18 months of my life has had me come across several young people who reach out to me on a daily basis via the social media, social gatherings or events. I noticed that they all shared similar same … Continue reading

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Anticipate eBook: Twenty (A Story Of Suspense, Murder & Betrayal) – MICHAEL ISAAC & AKINWALE AKINYOADE

Following the success of Twenty as a series on PenAStory, we are glad to announce to you that the eBook for the widely loved story of suspense, betrayal and murder is going to be out soon. If you is missed any … Continue reading

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Digital Painting At Its Best 

Christmas is almost here and you should vamp it up by ordering for a digital painting of yourself. Lash Studios gives you funny and interesting cartoonized versions of your memorable photos to help add more fun to the festive season.

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Apply For 7 Days-7 Writers Free Writing Workshop

  Artilogue Presents 7Days-7Writers This is a free online workshop on the art of writing. It features 7 writers, and runs for 7 days. It will be conducted on WhatsApp so you can participate in any part of the world. … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: Haunting Shadows (A Tale Of Irony) By Rooky Kamiz

Coming soon to the blog is the thrilling series fiction series by the Rooky Kamiz titled “Haunting Shadows” (A Tale of Irony). It promises to be an exciting thriller which centers on the ordeals of a young, successful and independent lady. She … Continue reading

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Olaoluwa Oni Wins Brittle Paper’s “I ❤️ African Literature” Writing Contest

Olaoluwa Oni emerges winner of the I African Literature Writing Contest. She takes home $100 dollars. From over 170 submissions, the top five were selected and the Brittle Paper community voted for their favorite. Olaoluwa’s love letter emerged the favorite of the brittle … Continue reading

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Apply for 2016 Morland Writing Scholarship for African Writers

The Miles Morland Foundation is pleased to announce that the 2016 Morland Writing Scholarships for African writers opened for entries on Thursday 30th June. The deadline for submissions is Monday 31st October 2016.

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Lidudumalingani Wins Caine Prize for African Writing 2016

South African author Lidudumalingani has just been announced the winner of the 2016 Caine Prize for African Writing for his short story titled “Memories We Lost.” The announcement was made at the award ceremony, which took place this evening at the … Continue reading

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