Eleven authors have been shortlisted for the 2014 edition of the Nigeria Prize for Literature.

A statement from the Nigeria LNG, organisers of the prize, lists the writers thus: Abba, John Friday​​-​Alekwu Night Dance; Adaofuyi, Patrick Ogbe​-​Canterkerous Passengers; Cole, Soji​​​-​Maybe Tommorrow; Edema, Paul​​​-​A plague of Gadflies; Idada, Jude​​​-​Oduduwa, King of the Edos; Momodu, Onshore Ruth​-​No fault of mine; Ogezi, Attah Isaac​​-​Under a Darkling Sky’ Okoh, Julie​​​-​Our Wife Forever; Solanke, Ade​​​-​Pandora’s Box; Udoka, Arnold​​ -​Akon; and Ukala, Sam ​​​- ​Iredi War. 191 more words