FESTIVAL POETRY CALABAR 2016 Theme: Poetry and Cross River’s Clean and Green Initiative Venue: JHF Centre , beside Transcorp Hotel, Calabar Date: 26th – 28th December 2016.
Toke Makinwa book launch (On Becoming) held on Sunday 27th of November held at The Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos
Book Launch-My name is Lizzy Adams written by Multi-award winning author Ibitola Ojoye-Adebayo
HOPE FOR AFRICAN GIRL INITIATIVE (HAGI) AND NIGERIAN WRITERS AWARDS (NWA) 1000 SCHOOL SANDAL PROJECT. 18th and 19th October 2016 NORTHERN, NIGERIA.
NIGERIAN WRITERS’ AWARDS 6th FEBRUARY 2016, TERRA KULTURE, VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS
YOUNG UP AND COMING AUTHORS SEMINAR 18th JUNE 2016 NECA HOUSE, ALAUSA IKEJA LAGOS Convener, IBITOLA OJOYE-ADEBAYO (2016 NWA Diaspora Writer of the year)
The second edition of the BrandMe Class held on Friday, July 22, 2016 at Genesis Sojourner Hotel, Lagos. Speakers at the event include Tosin Ajibade of Olorisupergal; Temitope Olagbagi, CEO of Sixth Sense Décor; Dipo Adesida, Creative Director at Verdant Zeal; Olaolu Ogundeji, Believe Buhari convener; and Charles Odii, COO of SME100 Nigeria.
After series of interviews, reviews, nominations online and offline, thousands of names were received and finally here are 100 most influential Nigerian writers under 40 making change, impacting lives with their writing, earning national and global achievements in the year under review (May 2015- October 2016). Here is the list in no particular order. 1. ABIMBOLA DARE (35) – ...