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That time of the year is here again! 2018 Commonwealth short story prize open for entries.

It is a delight to us and indeed to every writer out there, that entries are now open for the 2018 edition of the commonwealth short story prize. The Commonwealth short story prize which is opened to writers that have not been published or whose works have not been published, is an annual award aimed… Continue reading That time of the year is here again! 2018 Commonwealth short story prize open for entries.

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Commonwealth short story winner set to be unveiled in Singapore 

We had long anticipated this moment and it is at last only few hours away.  The overall winner of the 2017 commonwealth short story award will be unveiled at Singapore tomorrow.  Alongside Nigeria's Akwaeke Emezi are the four other regional winners whose short stories all stand a chance of scooping home the prestigious writers award.… Continue reading Commonwealth short story winner set to be unveiled in Singapore¬†

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Another Nigerian writer wins! -Commonwealth short story prize, regional

The regional winners for the 2017 commonwealth short story prize was announced yesterday. In the African region, a Nigerian writer, Akwaeke Emezi emerged the winner, with her story 'Who Is Like God'. The Nigerian writer who has identified herself to be an 'Igbo and Tamil writer and video Artist based in liminal spaces', is also… Continue reading Another Nigerian writer wins! -Commonwealth short story prize, regional