David Nnanna C. IKPO


AboutDavid Nnanna C. IKPO

David Nnanna C. Ikpo is a Nigerian lawyer and storyteller. His debut novel Fimisile Forever was shortlisted for the LAMBDA Literary Prize for Best Gay Fiction 2018.  He is presently a doctoral candidate and communications officer at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria.  He is a co-founder of the Queer Space Collective, a collaborative initiative between the Centre for Human Rights and Centre for Sexualities AIDS & Gender, with the vision of making the University of Pretoria safer and more inclusive of queer identity and expression through creative writing expressions. He served as a co-organiser during the first pan-African virtual queer pride celebration, Pride Afrique. In his spare time, he runs his personal blog ‘Letters to My Africa’ (nnannaikpo.blogspot.com)