literary contest


In a world teeming with potential and aspiring individuals, there are those who stand out as beacons of inspiration. Chinaza Favour is undeniably one of them. Her journey is a testament to her unwavering dedication to personal transformation, positive social change, and the empowerment of individuals worldwide.

An Author with Impact

Chinaza Favour is not just an accomplished author; she’s a life changer. Her books, ‘Who Are You, Really?’ and ‘Dear Young One,’ have touched the lives of over 15,000 youths across the globe. These aren’t just words on pages; they are catalysts for profound personal transformation.

Youth Ambassador and Brand Ambassador

Chinaza serves as the Youth Ambassador of the La Roche Leadership Foundation, an organization founded by the esteemed former governor of Lagos State, Dr. Akinwunmi Ambode. Her influence also extends to being a brand ambassador for WORITAL, one of Africa’s leading publishing companies. In 2023, RRANA recognized her as one of the top 100+ authors in Nigeria.

Nurturing Literary Talent

Her deep appreciation for art and literature is evident in her annual literary contest. This initiative rewards and spotlights the exceptional literary talents of artists, nurturing the geniuses of the literary world.

Passionate Mental Health Advocate

Chinaza’s advocacy extends to mental health awareness. She’s on a mission to destigmatize therapy and other forms of mental health intervention, a cause that’s more critical than ever in today’s world.

Modest Fashion Model

As a modest fashion model, she elegantly showcases the beauty of decency. She proudly embraces her African roots and inspires other young African women to do the same, without feeling inferior to other races.

Awards and Recognitions

Her contributions to youth development have earned her numerous accolades. In 2022, she was recognized as an Illustrious Writer in Personal Development and Academia by BEWA Africa. She was named the 2022 Outstanding Young Personality of the Year by TIBA and received the Industry Leader of the Year award from CWIN Africa. In 2023, Chinaza was honored with the prestigious Impact Women in Leadership Award by the Women In Leadership hub, among several other accolades.

Restoring Hope and Compassion

Chinaza’s overarching goal is to restore hope, love, and compassion to humanity. She firmly believes that we can change the world one person at a time, and her mantras reflect this: ‘Healing for the world begins with healing within us,’ and ‘You are, because we all are,’ drawing inspiration from the Ubuntu Philosophy.

Chinaza Favour is not just a writer and speaker; she’s a beacon of inspiration, guiding the way towards a brighter, more connected, and empowered world.

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Worital is thrilled to announce the winners for the 2023 Chinaza Favour and Worital writing contest. This year, we received an overwhelming number of entries for each of the three genres— Fiction, Nonfiction and Poetry— and we are delighted to announce the winners who are carting off the prize.

The Chinaza Favour and Worital Writing Contest which opened for submissions on the 17th to the 24th of July 2023, is aimed at celebrating literature from diverse backgrounds and giving a voice to African literature in particular. The winning submissions which captured the hearts of the judges and stood out amongst others will be receiving various distinguished prizes while the best 20 entries from each category will be published in an anthology by Worital titled ‘The Phoenix Chronicles’. Chinaza Favour and Worital extend a loud congratulations to all those who participated in this year’s event and urge them to continue trying and winning, not just for the contest’s sake, but in their everyday writings.

The Winners’ announcement will take place on the 10th of September, 2023. The venue is THE CHINAZA FAVOUR TV on YouTube and WORITAL Youtube. Time: 3PM W.A.T. We invite everyone to join us as we celebrate the incredible art of writing. Proudly sponsored by Sabistation Bookplaze Cerca Africa Fuel my Hustle TR Leadership Hub Women of Rubies The Chinaza Favour Writing Challenge… Celebrating Your Literary Genius.