It is a pleasure to announce that the prestigious comics award in Nigeria, COMICPANEL FIST AWARDS 2018 has begun entries from JULY 1 – JULY 31, 2018.
Note: ONLY ENTRIES MADE TO THE OFFICIAL EMAIL ACCOUNT WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THE SCORING PANEL AND ANY AWARD PRESENTATION!!!
Below are the various categories to be entered for this year;
Two of the categories from last year’s ComicPanel Fist Awards have been dropped for reasons of duplicity and lack of competition in the categories. These categories are;
All entries must be comics and posters published from August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. Stated below are the process for submission for entries into different categories.
This year, the ComicPanel team have put up of a highly powered team of satisfactory judges. They are;
ABUBAKAR BELLO (Nigeria), a seasoned film producer and screen writer.
RON LANCELOT (France), Journalist in French newspaper and a comic aficionado.
DIANA ROSU (Romania), Animation festival convener in Ghana.
HETTY ORKUMA (Nigeria), Comic book shop owner in Abuja and comics aficionado.
THOMAS IMBOYWA (Kenya), convener of Nairobi Comic Convention (NAICCON)
LES ALLEN (South Africa), ICON convener, a South African based gaming and comics expo.
OBIDIKE OKAFOR (Nigeria), Veteran journalist and newspaper columnist.
Note again: ONLY ENTRIES MADE TO THE OFFICIAL EMAIL ACCOUNT WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THE SCORING PANEL AND ANY AWARD PRESENTATION!!!
We look forward to send in your entries, and a great time at the Lagos Comic Convention come September 15, 2018!