James Ademuyiwa, popularly known as JamesConco is a poet extraordinaire, regarded as the man whose name is synonymous to resilience. He was a finalist at WarOfWords Season 3, 4 and 5. Presently a finalist at the maiden edition of War of Words Africa.
He’s the organizer of one of the biggest spoken word events in Nigeria; EmpoweredByWords yearly held at Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Ojere, Abeokuta, Ogun State-Nigeria.
JamesConco is a winner of several literary awards, few of which are Winner, Junior Chambers International (JCI) Public Speaking Competition; Pulse Student Poetry Prize (October 2015); Okigbo Poetry Prize hosted by Nigeria’s premier university, The University of Ibadan (2016).
You can’t agree less that he’s got the knowledge of poetry from the page to the stage with a track record for excellence.
He’s a Social Media Marketer and PR enthusiasts. He can be found on
Instagram as @james_ademuyiwa
Twitter as @james_ademuyiwa
When it comes to best of scintillating, attention-grabbing spoken word poetry performance, the name Kemistree fits well. Despite her young age, she’s arguably the biggest slam winning Poet in the Nigeria of today, having bagged the winner’s medal as the overall winner of Goethe Institute Poetry Slam (WORDSLAM 2011), won Eko Poetry Slam 2014, Abuja Literary Slam 2015, finalist at WarOfWordsSeason 1, POET OF THE YEAR, Olabisi Onabanjo University 2016, to mention but a few. She’s currently a final year student at the department of Political Science, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria.
You can count on her for unbiased, objective and reliable analysis of spoken word poetry and performance, any day, hence her merit as a judge in this maiden edition of SOS POETRY SLAM.
She’s a lover of knowledge with a panache for the female folks.
To see her mind-blowing spoken word performances, visit:
KEMISTREE PERFORMING “HOPE” @WORDUP VOL9
KEMISTREE – LIVING WITH MY FATHER (AJ)
i2x – STOP THE VIOLENCE PREVIEW – KEMISTREE
KEMISTREE (#WAROFWORDS1 SLAM POETRY COMPETITION)
or DOWNLOAD VIA
Igbor Clement, aka Clemency Green, is a Doctor in training at the College Of Medicine, University of Lagos, LUTH.
He is a Poet whose poetry has won several awards, applause and accolades. He’s winner of a poetry competition organised by the Law Society, University of Lagos in 2013, 2nd Runner-up at War of Words Season 4 National Poetry Slam Competition in 2014, finalist at Eko Poetry Slam 2015.
Acclaimed MEDILAG’s Resident Poet, 2nd Runner-up, Mr. MEDILAG 2015 Beauty Pageant and a breast and cervical cancer awareness ambassador.
He has featured on several radio and TV shows and has graced several of the biggest stages in Nigeria. He uses his poetry to change the world, one stage/page at a time.
His works can be reached via
@ThatPoetClem on Instagram and Twitter
Igbor Clemency Green on Facebook
Date: Saturday, August 20, 2016.
Venue: 8, Anthony Obe Street, Off Musari Apena Street, Ewutuntun, Mafoluku, Oshodi, Lagos.
For direction, call: 07033752877 or 0808 475 8737