Archive for: Chika Unigwe

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu interviews NLNG Prize winner, Chika Unigwe – Report from this week’s Rubbin’ Minds

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu interviews NLNG Prize winner, Chika Unigwe – Report from this week’s Rubbin’ Minds

by Akan Ido Chika Unigwe, the winner of the 2012 NLNG $100,000 prize for literature was on Rubbin’ Minds on Sunday to talk about herself, her inspiration, and lots more. The show, anchored...

 

Did Ebuka Obi-Uchendu put Toke Makinwa on the spot on Rubbin’ Minds? (WATCH)

Did Ebuka Obi-Uchendu put Toke Makinwa on the spot on Rubbin’ Minds? (WATCH)

by Isi Esene It was a delightful session with TV/Radio host and blogger, Toke Makinwa in the last episode of Rubbin’ Minds, as host Ebuka Obi-Uchendu went close and personal on the some...

 

Sefi Atta’s latest novel ‘A bit of difference’ for launch in Lagos

Sefi Atta’s latest novel ‘A bit of difference’ for launch in Lagos

by Isi Esene Sefi Atta will launch the Nigerian edition of her latest novel, ‘A Bit of Difference’ at the Glendora Bookshop, Ikeja City Mall, on December 29 at 1pm. A Bit of Difference,...

 

Stanley Azuakola: The NLNG Prize can be so much bigger and better

Stanley Azuakola: The NLNG Prize can be so much bigger and better

But if I had the opportunity to ask the judges one question, it would be this: How on earth did Teju Cole’s Open City and Eghosa Imasuen’s Fine Boys fail to make that initial ten-man shortlist?...

 

“A work of outstanding merit”: Literary leader applauds Chika Unigwe’s NLNG Award winning book

“A work of outstanding merit”:  Literary leader applauds Chika Unigwe’s NLNG Award winning book

by Rachel Ogbu Chika Unigwe, winner of this year’s Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Literary Award has expressed gratitude over winning the award with the novel ‘On Black Sisters’...

 

Well done, Black Sister! Chika Unigwe wins Nigeria Prize for Literature

Well done, Black Sister! Chika Unigwe wins Nigeria Prize for Literature

by Chi Ibe Chika Unigwe, the Nigerian-born writer based in Belgium, has been announced as winner of the Nigeria Prize for Literature endowed by the Nigeria LNG Limited. She won for her novel,...

 

Achebe, Olugbesan, Unigwe make final cut for NLNG’s $100,000 literature prize

Achebe, Olugbesan, Unigwe make final cut for NLNG’s $100,000 literature prize

By Reuben Daba From an initial ten man shortlist, the Advisory Board for the NLNG-sponsored, The Nigeria Prize for Literature has approved a final shortlist of three books. The three books are...

 

Sefi Atta is back! Nigerian author releases new book “A bit of difference”

Sefi Atta is back! Nigerian author releases new book “A bit of difference”

by Stanley Azuakola Seffi Atta, author of the bestseller Everything Good Will Come, is scheduled to release the Nigerian edition of her new novel “A Bit of Difference” before the...

 

10 Authors make NLNG Prize for Literature shortlist

10 Authors make NLNG Prize for Literature shortlist

by Stanley Azuakola Mai Nasara, Winner of NLNG Prize 2011 Ten authors have made the initial shortlist for this year’s Nigeria LNG Prize for Literature. They will now contest to win the $100,000...