Winners Of The Dapo Olorunyomi Essay Competition 2019

Consequent on the call for submissions, conclusion of reception of entries, collation of submissions and assessment by our judges, the Dapo Olorunyomi Essay Competition 2019, is pleased to announce the top 3 entrants for its second edition. The winners are: 1st – Ajiboye Oluwadamilare – Faculty/Department Law, University Of Ibadan. 2nd – Akinlaja Felix –…

Call For Submissions: Dapo Olorunyomi Annual Essay Competition 2019

Leveraging the success of the maiden edition of the Dapo Olorunyomi Annual Essay Competition, the Association of Communication and Language Arts Students, University of Ibadan (ACLAS UI), launches a call for submissions for the second sail of the annual initiative. Founded on celebratory grounds to acknowledge the journalistic exploits of Dapo Olorunyomi – a veteran…

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: AFAS REVIEW 2018

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: AFAS REVIEW 2018 Having taken cognizance of the need to preserve our pedigree as the hub of literary creativity, Association of Faculty of Arts Students, University of Ibadan (AFAS) is delighted to announce the call for submissions for the second issue of AFAS Review.  This initiative is geared towards creating a viable…

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: DAPO OLORUNYOMI NATIONAL ESSAY COMPETITION (DONEC) 2017

The Dapo Olorunyomi National Essay Competition is an initiative flagged by the Department of Communication and Language Arts, University of Ibadan. Displaying exemplary hard work and integrity, Dapo Olorunyomi, a seasoned journalist, has been actively involved in the fight against the menace of questionable activities in governance and domineering leadership. Thus, in honor of his…

CALL FOR ENTRIES: PIN ANNUAL FOOD POETRY CONTEST (PFPC) 2017

For ages, feeding the mouth and the mind has ensured the sustenance of mankind, making food and arts complementarily indispensable. Accordingly, Poets in Nigeria (PIN) calls for submissions of food-related poems for the 4th edition of the PIN Annual Food Poetry Contest (initiated in 2013 as Eriata Annual Food Poetry Contest). PRIZES 1st Prize –…

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…

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…

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:…

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…