17 Jun, 2024

Call For Entires: Etisalat Prize For Literature

This great opportunity that celebrates new writers is currently accepting entries for 2018.  To apply, you have to be a new writer of African citizenship whose first fiction book (over 30,000 words) was published in the last twenty four (24) months. First book refers to first printed production in book form. Authors and their publishers can […]

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Jowhor Ile, Wins 2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature

Nigerian writer, Jowhor Ile, is the official winner of the 2016 edition of Etisalat Prize for Literature. Etisalat prize for literature is the most prestigious literature prize for first-time fiction writers of African origin. He won the prize for his novel And After Many Days. Ile was announced the winner at a prize presentation ceremony which […]

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The Etisalat Prize For Literature Is Here

The Etisalat Prize for Literature celebrates new African writers whose first fiction book (over 30,000 words) was published in the last twenty four (24) months. For the purposes of this definition, first book means first printed production in book form of any type or genre. Authors and their publishers can be based anywhere in the […]

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And The Winners Of The Etisalat Prize for Literature Are…

Tram 83 by Democratic Republic of Congo’s Fiston Mwanza Mujila. Congratulations to Fiston Mwanza Mujila for clinching this prestigious award. The three shortlisted books were: The Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself by South Africa’s Penny Busetto, Tram 83 by Democratic Republic of Congo’s Fiston Mwanza Mujila and What Will People Say? by […]

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Five Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Miss The Etisalat Literature Prize Awards Ceremony

This prestigious award is the rave of the moment, and everyone is wondering which of the books will win the prize. The three shortlisted books are: The shortlisted books are The Story of Anna P, as Told by Herself by South Africa’s Penny Busetto, Tram 83 by Democratic Republic of Congo’s Fiston Mwanza Mujila and […]

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