The winner of War Of Words Season 6 in 2017, Wayne Samuel, has again done it again, he has emerged the winner of War Of Words Season 7. Wayne Samuel along with 15 other poets had qualified for the Grand Final of Nigeria’s foremost Slam Poetry Competition which held on Sunday October 28, 2018 in Kona Recreation Hub, Lekki, Lagos.
The Slam Poetry Competition started from September 9, 2018 and ran for 6 weeks with 48 poets who competed in 4 quarter finals. After eliminations in the quarter finals, 24 poets competed in the semifinal which produced 16 grand finalists.
After three rounds of exciting intellectual entertainment, which was full of wordplay, punchlines, and rhymes with reasons, Wayne Samuel got the highest score from the judges and thus become the winner of Nigeria’s foremost Slam Poetry Competition, War Of Words Season 7.
Here are some pictures from the event (more coming soon):