The Writers Corner, Lagos concludes presentation of awards and prizes to winners in the Rising Star Writing Competition
By Ike Ezugwu.
The Writers Corner Lagos concludes award presentation of prizes to winners at the maiden edition of Rising Star Writing Competition with prizes to Third Prize Winner, Master Hatesin Ugokwe of Evangel Comprehensive College, Asaba, Delta State who won HP Laptop, Bluegate UPS, books and a Certificate.
- Third Prize Winner, Master Hatesin Ugokwe of Evangel Comprehensive College, Asaba, Delta State. He won HP Laptop, Bluegate UPS, books and a Certificate of Award.
- Master Ugokwe with his mum, Mrs. Shulamite Ugokwe.
- Flanked by his family and friends and the representatives of Mr. Ibezim Ezema of Keystone Bank (by his right) who represented The Writers Corner.
Prizes, comprising Bluegate Ups, Certificates and books were also presented to two Honourable Mention Winners, Onyekwelu Prince of Winners International School Nkpor and Precious Ugokwe of Phenom Premier Language School, Asaba. The various awards were presented to the winners in the presence of their mates, teachers and parents.
Master Onyekwelu Prince of Winners International School Nkpor.
- Master Onyekwelu flanked by his teachers (in blue); daughter of the school’s proprietress, Mrs. Chinonso Ezuka and representatives of The Writers Corner, Mr. Ibezim Ezema, Ms. Chinwe Okeke of Keystone Bank and another colleague of theirs.
Precious Ugokwe of Phenom Premier Language School, Asaba.
- With representatives of The Writers Corner, Mr. Ibezim Ezema of Keystone Bank and his colleague.
- Precious Ugokwe with some of his classmates.
According to Uche Udoji, Coordinator of the competition and CEO, The Writers Corner, presentation of prizes to winners from schools in the Eastern part of the country marks the end of the maiden edition of the competition. She also said, “Plans for take-off of the second edition of the Rising Star Writing Competition will soon be announced”. Mrs. Udoji thanked the sponsors of the competition, Greenlife Pharmaceuticals and other companies that made the competition a great one. The organizers are specially grateful to Tripplesea Group, the owners/marketers of Bluegate Electronics in Nigeria, for ensuring that all winners got valuable gifts – Bluegate Television sets and Bluegate UPS. The Writers Corner’s CEO also thanked Chelis Bookazine for their book donations to all the winners.