Etisalat Announce Shortlists for 2014 Literature Prize

As part of its goal of encouraging talents and improving literacy in the African continent, Etisalat Nigeria has announced a shortlist of three writers for the 2014 Prize for Literature.
The Chair, Panel of Judges, Etisalat Prize for Literature, Sarah Ladipo Manyika, said that the following writers and their works were shortlisted;

1. Nadia Davids, An Imperfect Blessing published by Random House Struik-Umuzi.
2. Chinelo Okparanta’s Happiness Like Water published by Granta Publication,
3. Songeziwe Mahlangu, Penumbra published by Kwela Books, Imprint of NB Publishers.

The winner will be presented with a cheque of £15,000, an engraved Montblanc Meisterstück and will attend the Etisalat Fellowship at the prestigious University of East Anglia, mentored by Professor Giles Foden, author of The Last King of Scotland

Best of luck To You all…

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