John 'Dare Okafor was born in Lagos, Nigeria. He is an enthusiast of African fictional and poetic works. His literary works are a mirror of societal ills and the experiences of his sojourn through life. Some of his works have appeared in Kalahari Review and other online literary platforms.
He is an alumnus of the SprinNG Writing Fellowship - Cohort Four. He is currently studying at the University of Ibadan for a B.Ed. in Counseling Psychology.