Many thanks to everyone who voted. I’m so delighted, and I’m dancing right now.
This win is dedicated to God, for the ideas and ability, my family for their support, my friends, and most of all, to all my readers who continue to encourage me. I write because you read. You all rock!
She explores the beauty and intricacies of the continent in her sweet and sensual love stories.
Her books showcase bold and exciting female and male African main characters with compelling storylines.
She was named one of the most influential authors under Forty by the Nigerian Writers Awards (NWA) for the year 2017.
Apart from getting lost in creating fascinating fictional characters, Amaka enjoys reading, painting and traveling with her family.
She lives in the United Kingdom with her husband and daughters where she also practices part-time as a family Doctor.
2 thoughts on “Ufere Award Winner!”
Oh, my dear!!!! I am so excited for you. This is absolutely spectacular news, though I am not at all surprised. It is also well deserved. Congratulations. Enjoy the moment fully.
P.S. Is there video of you dancing? Asking for all your friends. LOL.
Thanks ever so much. No video of me dancing in my boubou and a hair bonnet like a crazy person.