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Winner of 2017 NLNG Prize, Ikeogu Oke, is dead

By News Express on 25/11/2018

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•Late Poet Laureate Ikeogu Oke
•Late Poet Laureate Ikeogu Oke

Ikeogu Oke, winner of the 2017 NLNG-sponsored Nigerian Prize for literature, is dead.

He died at the National Hospital in Abuja after a protracted illness.

Oke won the 2017 Nigerian Prize for Literature (poetry category) for his book, ‘The Heresiad’.

Sourced from a Daily Trust report

Source News Express

Posted 25/11/2018 8:40:14 PM

 

 

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