Awards Fiction Nigeria Nonfiction Poetry

Isele Prizes 2022 winners announced.

Esther Ifesinachi Okonkwo, Uchechukwu Peter Umezurike, and Nora Nneka are the winners of the inaugural Isele Prizes 2022. The announcement was made today, Tuesday, April 26, 2022. The Isele Prize celebrates the best of short stories, poetry, and essays by writers published in the Ukamaka Olisakwe founded Isele Magazine. The prizes are split into three […]

Algeria Awards Fiction Nigeria South Africa

Island Prize 2022 shortlist announced.

The shortlist for inaugural Island Prize for a Debut Novel from Africa was announced on April 16, 2022. The Island Prize for a Debut Novel from Africa is a prize from Holland House Books (UK), Karavan Press (SA) as well as Booker Prize longlistee Karen Jennings. It is aimed at giving writers from Africa (or […]