The foremost Slam Poetry Competition in Nigeria, War Of Words Season 7, has come to a graceful conclusion. The event 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.
The Grand Final had three rounds of exciting intellectual entertainment, which was full of wordplay, punchlines, and rhymes with reasons. At the end of the day, the winner of War Of Words Season 6 in 2017, Wayne Samuel, a 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.
Here are some pictures from the event (more coming soon):