The PIN Naija poetry contest is now open for submission!
In line with Poets in Nigeria (PIN’s) quest to stimulate interests in poetry performances, alongside promoting Naija (PIDGIN) as a bridge language, they’re delighted to announce the maiden edition of Naija Poetry Performance – a spoken word poetry contest in pidgin language.
- Upload a video of you reciting/performing a poem in Pidgin on your Instagram Page.
- Follow and tag: @pinnaijapoetry
- Use the hashtag – #pinnaijapoetry
- The video shouldn’t exceed 60seconds.
The PIN Naija Poetry Contest is open to everybody. Irrespective of your geographical location, or what-a-view.
All of the entries will be reviewed by our judges (not yet announced), with three winners eventually emerging, and awarded thus:
1st Prize – N25,000
2nd Prize – N15,000
3rd Prize – N10,000
Deadline for PIN Naija Poetry Contest
Submission closes on the 30th of June, 2019.