• Literary Awards
  • Sports Awards

Literary Awards

 

  • 2007 Joint Winner NLNG Nigeria Prize for Literature.
  • 2007 Honourable Mention Noma Award.
  • 2005 Fellow of the Association of Nigerian Authors (FANA).
  • 2004 Officer of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (OFR) National Honour.
  • 2004 The Woman Glass Ceiling Crasher Award, Women Writers of Nigeria.
  • 2001 Most Distinguished Alumna Award (MDA), University of Ibadan.
  • 2001 Most Distinguished Alumna Merit Award (MDA), University of Ibadan, Faculty of Arts.
  • 2000 Association of Nigerian Authors Award presented on M. Segun's 70th birthday.
  • 1999 Pioneer Women Writers Award, Women Writers of Nigeria (WRITA).
  • 1998 Association of Nigerian Authors (Oyo State Branch) Award.
  • 1998 Academic Writers Meritorious Award, Association of Faculty of Arts Students, University of Ibadan.
  • 1997 Certificate of Excellence, African Child Foundation, University of Ibadan.
  • 1993 Fellowship of the International Youth Library, Munich, Germany.
  • 1987 Honorary Life Member, Association of Students of English, University of Ibadan.
  • 1977 Radio Nigeria Artiste of the Year.
  • 1954 Literature Prize, Maiden National Festival of the Arts.

Sports Medals & Awards

     

    • 1995 Honorary Member, Nigeria Olympic Committee.
    • 1990 “Chief Ambassador of Table Tennis” Award, Ibadan Table Tennis Association.
    • 1988 University of Ibadan Women's Table Tennis Open Singles Runner-Up.
    • 1988 University of Ibadan Women's Table Tennis Open Doubles Champion..
    • 1988 National Sports Award, National Sports Commission.
    • 1986 Certificate of Honour, Nigerian Universities Games Association (NUGA) 20 th Anniversary.
    • 1981 Hall of Fame Award, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) Lagos State Branch.
    • 1981 Embassy of Nigeria, Paris, Mixed Singles Runner-up
    • 1979 Honorary Life Member, Lagos State Table Tennis Association.
    • 1974 Bronze Medal -First All-Nigeria Badminton Women's Singles, Lagos.
    • 1971 Silver - West African Women's Singles Lagos.
    • 1970 Silver - West African Women's Doubles, Lagos.
    • 1970 Gold - National Mixed Doubles, Lagos.
    • 1967 Gold - Coca-Cola All-Nigeria Women's Singles, Lagos.
    • 1967 Gold - Coca Cola All-Nigeria Mixed Doubles, Lagos.
    • 1964 Gold - Women's Team Event, West African Games, Cotonou .
    • 1963 Silver - National Women's Singles, Enugu.
    • 1963 Gold - National Women's Doubles and Mixed Doubles, Enugu .