Saddiq Dzukogi is the author of Inside the Flower Room, selected by Kwame Dawes and Chris Abani for the APBF New Generation African Poets Chapbook Series (forthcoming in 2018). He was on the 2017 Brunel International African Poetry Prize shortlist. His poems appear or are forthcoming in Kenyon Review, New Orleans Review, South Dakota Review, Crab Orchard Review, Prairie Schooner, Best American Experimental Writing Series, and Verse Daily. He is also a fellow of the Ebedi International Writers Residency. Saddiq is a Program Officer at Yasmin El-Rufai Foundation where he oversees the mentoring of school-age students in Creative Writing and other art related activities. He is the curator of Yelf Literary Evening, a monthly gathering of writers and art enthusiasts in the city of Kaduna.