Amina Aboje Set To Launch Her Collection Of Poems “Promises on Sand”

Amina Aboje Set To Launch Her Collection Of Poems “Promises on Sand”.

Friends of Amina and members of Abuja Writers Forum (AWF) invite the general public to launching of her book  titled “Promises on Sand”. The date of the program is  Sunday, July 2, at Merit house Maitama. Time is 3pm .

Photo:Amina Aboje 

About the Author

Amina Aboje expresses herself in both poetry and prose. A member of the Abuja Writers’ Forum, her poems and short stories have severally topped the AWF Writing challenge series. In 2016, she won the Mandela Day Poetry Prize. Promises on Sand is her debut collection of poems.  Aboje who is an independent editor, also finds pleasure in teaching poetry. She works and lives in Abuja, Nigeria.



 The book was published by  Publisher: Kraft Books Limited with ISBN Number: 978-978-918-411-8, it contains  87 pages.


Promises on Sand is an exciting collection of poems spanning four sections that explore several themes. The poems transit from the excitement and intricacies of love, to the sombreness of loss and the tenacity of hope in spite of it. Beauty, nature and the transience of time, are explored in the haiku form, as well as the many socio-political challenges plaguing the Nigerian nation.






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One thought on “Amina Aboje Set To Launch Her Collection Of Poems “Promises on Sand””

  1. Nice collection. I bought one already and hope to buy more

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