The Nigeria Prizes

Nigeria LNG Limited is the proud sponsor of three of the biggest and most prestigious prizes in Africa for science, literature, and literary criticism: The Nigeria Prize for Science and The Nigeria Prize for Literature, each worth USD100,000 in award money, and The Nigeria Prize for Literary Criticism with a N1 million cash reward.

Nigeria Prizes for Science, Literature and Literary Criticism

Nigeria Prizes Awards

The Nigeria Prize for Science

The Nigeria Prize for Science worth USD100,000 in award money, aims at celebrating excellence in scientific breakthroughs and honours scientists.

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The Nigeria Prize for Literature

The Nigeria Prize for Literature is one of the 10 richest and most prestigious literary prizes in the world and worth USD100,000 in award money.

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Nigeria Prize for Literary Criticism

The Nigeria Prize for Literary Criticism with a N1 Million cash reward is imed at bringing Nigerian authors and literary critics to public attention.

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Nigeria Prizes Winners

Dr Mathew Aneke is a Chemical and Biological Engineer with the University of Sheffield. He is a fellow of UK Higher Education Academy and Chattered Engineer with the UK Energy Institute.

Dr Mathew Aneke

Science Prize Winner for 2019

Dr. Mathew Aneke is a Chemical and Biological Engineer with the University of Sheffield. He is a fellow of UK Higher Education Academy and Chartered Engineer with the UK Energy Institute.

Cheluchi Onyemeluke-Onuobia

Cheluchi Onyemeluke-Onuobia

Literature Prize Winner For 2021

Cheluchi Onyemeluke-Onuobia is the winner of The Nigeria Prize for Literature 2921 with her book The son of the House

Dr. Abba A Abba

Dr. Abba A Abba

Literary Criticism Prize Winner for 2019

Dr Abba A Abba: Dr Abba A Abba is a scholar, accademic and a creative writer. A Research Fellow at the Institute of Asian and African Studies, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany, Dr Abba won the Nigeria Prize for Literary criticism in 2019.

Shortlists for The Nigeria Prize for Literature 2021

2021 Shortlist
Abi Dare, Author of The Girl With A Louding Voice, Shortlist 2021.

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2021 Shortlist
Obinna Udenwe Author of Colours of Hatred, Shortlist for 2021
2021 Shortlist
Cheluchi Onyemelukwe Onuobia, author of The Son of The House, Shortlist for 2021

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