Ellen Banda-Aaku has selected the shortlist of five stories for the Writivism Short Story Prize 2014. Other judges included Zukiswa Wanner, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim, Emmanuel Sigauke and Glaydah Namukasa.
- “Devils” (Wise Nzikie Ngasa – Cameroon)
- “Lunatic” (Saaleha Bhamjee)
- “Out of the Blue” (Saaleha Idrees Bamjee)
- “Survived by” (Kelechi Njoku – Nigeria)
- “Walls and Borders” (Ssekandi Ronald Sseguja – Uganda)
The most voted story will win the Third Place Writivism Short Story Prize announced on the 21 June 2014 at The Writivism Festival in Kampala.