University of Sussex Public Statement on the Benue Book and Arts Festival
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University of Sussex Public Statement on the Benue Book and Arts Festival

We are proud to support the first Benue Books Festival and work together with SEVHAGE towards the attainment of sustainable literacy which falls under SDG 4 quality education, which the University of Sussex is noted for around the world. With our scholarships and extensive outreach work in Nigeria, we help inspire the literary talents of … Continue reading

APPLY FOR AMAZING LITERARY WORKSHOPS WITH CHUMA NWOKOLO, ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM AND EFE PAUL AZINO
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APPLY FOR AMAZING LITERARY WORKSHOPS WITH CHUMA NWOKOLO, ABUBAKAR ADAM IBRAHIM AND EFE PAUL AZINO

Do you want to take your writing to the next level? … Well, Makurdi is the destination and the Benue Book and Arts Festival (June 20 to 22, 2019) is the occasion. THREE WORKSHOPS – And you can apply for any or ALL of them! 1. If you are interested in any of the writing … Continue reading

SEVHAGE’s DUL JOHNSON WINS ANA PRIZE FOR PROSE 2017
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SEVHAGE’s DUL JOHNSON WINS ANA PRIZE FOR PROSE 2017

SEVHAGE author, Dul Johnson has clinched the 2017 Association of Nigerian Authors’ Prize for Prose 2017 with his remarkable novel, Across the Gulf. The award which is one of the most prestigious literary prizes in Nigeria was announced on the 28th of October, 2017. This comes four years after Dul was shortlisted for the Drama version … Continue reading

EBEDI INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCY PROGRAMME HOSTS SERVIO GBADAMOSI,EHI’ZOGIE IYEOMOAN, AND IKECHUKWU NWAOGU FOR THE SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2016 EDITION
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EBEDI INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCY PROGRAMME HOSTS SERVIO GBADAMOSI,EHI’ZOGIE IYEOMOAN, AND IKECHUKWU NWAOGU FOR THE SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2016 EDITION

Ehizogie Iyeoma, Ikechukwu Nwaogu and Servio Gbadamosi are the three Nigerian writers who just arrived in Iseyin, Oyo State for the six weeks September to October 2016 edition of the Ebedi International Residency Program. Ehi’zogie Iyeomoan from Edo State has been described as a talented, young and energetic poet with the mastery of language and … Continue reading

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THE WORLDHOOD OF THE WORLD: THE MENACING VISION OF SU’EDDIE VERSHIMA AGEMA by Ada Agada

Combining the oral literary form with the sophisticated style bestowed on the world by the ancient Greek poets, Mr Agema has described for us a lyrical universe in BRING OUR CASKET HOME. The collection is so enjoyable that I went through the over sixty poems in about three hours. The poet deploys all the usual … Continue reading