Rosina Umelo. Rosina Umelo (born 1930) is a Nigerian writer. She is known for her short stories, children’s books and her young adult fiction. She also has published under the pen name Adaeze Madu.
NAME: Rosina Umelo
DATE OF BIRTH: 1930
PLACE OF BIRTH: Cheshire, England,
OCCUPATION: Nigerian writer
HONORS AND AWARDS: Cheltenham Literary Festival Prize (1973)
Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation short-story competition prize (1972 and 1974)
BBC Story Prize (1966)