Contest and Submission


Written by Editor

The New Man Movement hereby calls for Submissions into the third edition of
her annual writing contest.

The New Man Writing Contest is a yearly contest organised by The New Man
Movement, a body of young vibrant minds that desire a change in society,
that begins with the youths; with the believe that writing has a power of
changing men from the old to the new.

In its third year, The New Man Writing Contest is targeted at the promotion
of literary works by combing through the forest of literary virginity in
students of secondary schools, exploring the diversities of culture and
personalities in Africa and keeping the bond of unity in creativity.. You
can read about The New Man Writing Contest (NMWC) and previous editions
here via

The 2018 edition would be hosted in honour of H.R.M, Oba Adedokun Abolarin
Omoniyi, Aroyinkeke 1, the Orangun of Oke-Ila Orangun, Osun, Nigeria.

Submission Modalities.

Note: Entry fee is FREE

1. This contest is open to ALL STUDENTS of Secondary Schools IN AFRICA.

2. Entries should be sent via mail to

3. The biography of the writer should be contained below the body of the
mail (preferably after the submission) in no less than 100 words.

4. Length of submissions
a. PROSE: Maximum, 8000 words.
b. POETRY: Maximum, 200 lines.
c. DRAMA: Maximum, 5 Acts.

This Contest is open from November 18th, 2017- March 21st, 2018.

All winners would be announced on this platform and ALL Media Partner


1. 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners would be published in The New Man Writing

2. A Certificate of participation in the contest will be issued.

3. Other submissions shall be published on online literary blogs,
international journals and websites.

4. Top prose and drama works would be adopted into movie scripts (courtesy

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About the author


Bada Yusuf Amoo holds B.A in Literature in English from Obafemi Awolowo University, he is the publisher of He started the website in 2015, he has published both his works and other budding writers and poets on the website. He is a public commentators and his articles are on different websites.