The Flowergate Open House: Santa is giving away luxurious homes!


(Abuja, Nigeria). From developers of top-class estates – Oasis Court, Fairview Court, Olympia Estate and The Oakville – Metrowest Ltd is pleased to announce its first Open House Week for its current housing development, The Flowergate. Since entry into the Abuja housing market in 2012, Metrowest Ltd has ensured prompt delivery of elegant and luxurious housing with appealing architectural designs in serene neighborhoods at competitive prices.


Metrowest Ltd invites all stakeholders – individuals, organizations and companies alike to the grand event, taking place Tuesday, December 8 – Sunday, December 13, 2015 at The Flowergate, Plot 236, Murtala Mohammed Way, (Near Apo Shoprite), Apo, Abuja.

The Flowergate, an exquisitely built housing development of 88 units, comprises of three house types. They are 5-Bedroom Detached, 4-Bedroom Semi-Detached and 4-Bedroom Terrace Houses built to contemporary design and standards. The estate’s infrastructure was designed, and is being built by a Spanish European company with 10-year guarantee.

Other facilities and services include perimeter fencing and paved drive/ walkways, sewage network and treatment plant, Abuja Electricity Company connection with dedicated transformers, storm water drainage network, 24-hour security stationing and patrol and comprehensive facility management service among others.

The 2015 Flowergate Open House Week will actively bring all stakeholders together and provide investors and home buyers the opportunity to make substantial investments, expand their networks and form business relationships.

This Open House Week also affords all buyers during the week the opportunity to be gifted with very valuable household items and enjoy amazing prices!

Be part of it! Refer a buyer and enjoy financial rewards. It is a win-win. Indeed Santa is in town.

For more information: Please call +234 818 7171 717, +234 803 2448 834 or +234 802 3154 893. Email: Visit:

About Metrowest Ltd

Metrowest Limited is a leading property development company that provides premium accommodation solutions in Nigeria. It has developed first-rate residential estates in Lagos and Abuja. The company has orchestrated the development of more than 5 hectares residential estate in Abuja. For more information, please call +234 818 7171 717 or Visit



Farafina Creative Writing Workshop 2014

The 2014 Farafina Creative Writing Workshop, sponsored by the Nigerian Breweries PLC., will take place August 5 to August 15 2014 in Lagos, Nigeria.

According to the press release:
“The workshop will take the form of a class. Participants will be assigned a wide range of reading exercises, as well as daily writing exercises. The aim of the workshop is to improve the craft of Nigerian writers and to encourage published and unpublished writers by bringing different perspectives to the art of storytelling. Participation is limited only to those who apply and are accepted”.

To apply, send an e-mail to

Your e-mail subject should read ‘Workshop Application.’

The body of the e-mail should contain the following:
1. Your name
2. Your address
3. A few sentences about yourself
4. A writing sample of between 200 and 800 words. The sample must be either fiction or non-fiction.

All material must be pasted or written in the body of the e-mail. Please Do NOT include any attachments in your e-mail. Applications with attachments will be automatically disqualified.

Deadline for submissions is June 30 2014. Only those accepted to the workshop will be notified by July 22 2014. Accommodation in Lagos will be provided for all accepted applicants who are able to attend for the ten-day duration of the workshop. A literary evening of readings, open to the public, will be held at the end of the workshop.

Orange Prize winner, Chimamanda Adichie is the creative director of the Farafina Trust; and together with some other notable writers like Kenyan Caine Prize winning writer, Binyavanga Wainana and Aslak Sira Myhre, they will run a ten-day writing workshop.

So, time to get your ink flowing. Goodluck!!!