It’s a great pleasure announcing the eventual winners of League of Wordsmiths 2018 – a contest which ran for the span of 2 months, with 10 contestants each from each category (Poetry & short story category).
League Of Wordsmiths is an initiative of Whyke Anthology which began last year. Serving as a means of promoting poetry, story writing…and art as a whole, across Africa, whilst also serving as an aid for young, budding, aspiring… writers in the African diaspora. CONTINUE READING HERE
After rigorous exercises of judging and collation of votes, we’re pleased to announce ONI TOMIWA & IQMAT GBEMISOLA as the eventual winners of LOW18 for the poetry and short story categories respectively.
Each winner are awarded a cash reward totaling to N30,000.
However, the first and second runners up for the poetry category are; Adebowale Kolawole & Yusuf Halima respectively. While for the Short story category are; Jesutofunmi Fekoya, and Iteoluwa Adesina.
Each runner-up alongside the winners of each category would get their poems published in poetry and short story chapbooks.
Congratulations to everyone once again! Keep your hands fixed for LOW19…
All contestants should check their mail inbox.