NEW RELEASE: THE EFFECTIVE STUDENT BY AMRASA PETER IGHOFOWE

TITLE: THE EFFECTIVE STUDENT AUTHOR: AMRASA PETER IGHOFOWE GENRE: EDUCATION/COUNSELING NUMBER OF PAGES: 138 PUBLISHERS: IGHOFOWE BOOKS, 2018 (REVISED EDITION) ISBN: 978-171-730-051-5 LANGUAGE: ENGLISH SYNOPSIS “In the Effective Student, Amrasa Peter Ighofowe provides students and academic counselors with ample strategies for achieving academic success. The author employs a unique and practical approach in addressing challenges…

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: NIGERIAN STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE 2018

Consequent on a press briefing at Virgin Rose Resorts Lagos, on the 15th of January, 2018, Poets In Nigeria (PIN), unveiled the website for submissions for the Nigerian Students Poetry Prize 2018. While the event was attended by PIN’s Board of Trustees in Persons of Sir Eriata Oribhabor (President PIN), Kolade OLanrewaju Freedom (Executive Secretary…

COMMUNICATORS LEAGUE CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST – SHORTLIST (POETRY CATEGORY)

Communicators League is delighted to announce the shortlist (Poetry Category) for the maiden edition of the Creative Writing Contest 2017 which closed to submissions on 30th May, 2017. The Poetry category received 108 entries which was processed and forwarded to the judges. The shortlisted entries with details of their authors are as follows: “BEHIND CLOSED…

NIGERIAN STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE 2017 – THE PRIZE WINNERS

< p style=”box-sizing:border-box;border:0;font-family:"font-size:14px;margin-right:0;margin-bottom:10px;margin-left:0;outline-color:initial;outline-style:initial;padding:0;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(125,125,125);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);”> < p style=”box-sizing:border-box;border:0;font-family:"font-size:14px;margin-right:0;margin-bottom:10px;margin-left:0;outline-color:initial;outline-style:initial;padding:0;vertical-align:baseline;color:rgb(125,125,125);background-color:rgb(255,255,255);”>Poets in Nigeria (PIN) is pleased to announce Bakre Fadil Adedamola, Ajah Henry Ekene and Bona O. Solomon as prize winners for the 2017 edition of the Nigerian Students Poetry Prize which opened for submissions on 15th February, 2017 and received 725 poems from students drawn from over 100 tertiary institutions…

UPDATE: Communicators League Creative Writing Contest, 2017

Communicators League is pleased to announce the end of the call for submissions for its maiden edition of the Creative Writing Contest 2017. The contest which opened to submissions on the 1st of May 2017 and lasted till the 30th of May 2017, received 164 submissions from within and outside Nigeria.   The poetry category…

NIGERIAN STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE 2017 – THE LONGLIST

Poets in Nigeria (PIN) is delighted to announce the longlist for the 2017 edition of the Nigerian Students Poetry Prize which closed to submissions on 15th March, 2017.  Poems numbering 725 were received, processed and forwarded to an 8-man judging panel chaired by Professor Akachi Ezeigbo for critical assessment. The longlisted entries with details of…

NIGERIAN STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE 2017:  TOP 100 POEMS

Poets in Nigeria (PIN) is pleased to announce the top 100 entries for the 2nd edition of Nigerian Students Poetry Prize which received 725 poems from students drawn from over 100 tertiary institutions in Nigeria and abroad. The poems with details of the authors are listed below in no particular order: WHEN IT ALL COMES…

PIN QUARTERLY JOURNAL (ISSUE 7): CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Building on the remarkable success of previous issues of the PIN Quarterly Journal, Poets in Nigeria (PIN) calls for entries aligning with various columns of the journal due for release in the fourth week of April, 2017. The columns listed below are opened to corresponding entries: CRISPY SATIRE: features poems with satirical attributes. POETIC INSIGHT:…

2017 COMMONWEALTH SHORT STORY PRIZE SHORTLIST

Twenty-one outstanding stories have been selected by an international judging panel out of almost 6000 entries from 49 Commonwealth countries. This was a record number of submissions, an increase of almost 50% from 2016. Now in its sixth year the Prize is for the best piece of unpublished short fiction in English. Chair of the…

SPECIAL UPDATE: Nigerian Students Poetry Prize (NSPP), 2017 

We are pleased to state that, the response to our call for submission of poems made on 16th February, 2017 is unprecedented as highlighted below: Entries so far: 307 Tertiary institutions (Nigeria): 65 Tertiary institutions (Overseas): 3 Other notable developments are as follows: PIN has secured the approval of the Vice Chancellor of the University…

NIGERIAN STUDENTS POETRY PRIZE 2017

INTRODUCTION Nigerian Students Poetry Prize (NSPP) is an initiative of Poets in Nigeria (PIN) designed to stimulate creativity, promote literary excellence and broaden the concept of intellectualism among Nigerian undergraduates in Nigeria and the Diaspora. Unarguably the nation’s foremost poetry platform for students, the maiden edition of the prize was inaugurated in 2016 and received…