Lagos - Organisers of the Wole Soyinka Prize For Literature In Africa are calling for entries for the fifth edition of the prestigious award.
“I hereby announce the commencement of the preparation for the fifth edition of the prize, which will take place here in Nigeria on July 5 and also call for entries,” Francesca Yetunde Emanuel, the chairman of the Lumina Foundation and the award’s board of trustees, said in Lagos.
“Any published play or collection of plays by the same author of African descent, published within the two years preceding the year of the prize, is eligible for the 2014 WS Prize,” Emanuel said.
The winner of the prestigious award will receive $20 000.
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