Tochukwu Emmanuel Okafor

Tochukwu Emmanuel Okafor is a Nigerian writer whose work has appeared in Volume 1 Brooklyn, No Tokens, Open Road Review, Litro, The Bombay Review, Flash Fiction Online, Bakwa Magazine, and elsewhere, and is forthcoming in Southern Pacific Review, Warscapes, and Agni. He is an alumnus of Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA)/ Yusuf Ali Creative Writing Workshop (2015). An MTN and Etisalat Merit Scholar, he won the Comptroller Charles Edike Prize for Outstanding Essays (2014) and the 37th Festus Iyayi Award for Excellence for Best Fiction (2015), was shortlisted for the Annual Southern Pacific Review Short Story Prize (2016), and was longlisted for the AMAB-HBF Flash Fiction Prize (2015). He is at work on a full-length debut novel.