Recently, organisers of The New Man Writing Contest, reviewed to be the largest, free entry writing contest for students of secondary schools in Nigeria revealed via her website (www.thenewman.org.ng ) that the 2018 edition of the contest would be in honour of H.R.M, Oba Adedokun Aroyinkeye 1, the Oragun of Ila Oragun.
Nelson Vincent, the president of The New Man Movement, organisers of the writing contest revealed this yesterday when he mentioned that the writing contest was birthed to help comb out the forest of literary virginity amongst students of junior and senior secondary schools in Africa.
According to the release on the website, the New Man Writing Contest would be open to receive entries from the 18th of November till March 21st next year. The release also contained that the winning entries would be published in The New Man Literary Series and launched at a later date to be announced via the website.
The New Man Writing Contest is organised yearly by The New Man Movement, a Christian youth organisation with her headquarters in Nigeria.