18 October 2018
Bode Asyanbi wins International Radio Playwriting Competition.

The Playwriting prize was hosted by the BBC World Service & British Council International Playwriting Competition, in partnership with The Open University.

Bode Asiyanbi was awarded the Georgi Markov prize for his play The Journey To Fortune? This prize - which honours the script with the most outstanding potential from the competition’s shortlist. Bode has also been offered to chance to travel to the UK to attend the prize-giving ceremony and to spend two weeks at the BBC, to be mentored by BBC Radio Drama and BBC World Service.

Bode Asyanbi, from Nigeria, was a student on the MA Creative Writing programme.

Click here for more information on the prize http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2pWGP4hqkXmkH6n28gCPdQw/international-radio-playwriting-competition-2018.