Godwin Obaseki

Obaseki says he won’t fight Oba of Benin over returned artefacts

Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said his administration won’t engage in disrespectful exchanges with the Oba of Benin, Ewuare II, over stolen...
Aregbesola

It Will Take Nigeria 50 Years To Recover From Another Civil War – Aregbesola

By Sunday Oguntuyi, Osogbo Nigeria's Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, has said that it would take 50 years for Nigeria to recover from another...
Asa Day convener, Olaniyi Oyatoye

Cultural education will ensure peaceful co-existence in Nigeria – Prince Oyatoye

Sesan Laoye A Cultural Ambassador and Chief Executive officer of Asa Day Worldwide, Prince Olaniyi Oyatoye, has said that there is need to promote cultural...

2021 World Book & Copyright Day: 9Mobile restates commitment to promoting learning among youth

OBINNA EZUGWU Leading Nigerian Telecom company, 9Mobile, has assured of its commitment to supporting initiatives that promote a culture of reading and publishing, especially among...

African Booksellers, CSS Bookshop celebrate World Book and Copyright Day in Lagos

The Pan African Booksellers Association, (PABA) and CSS Bookshops Book Club, on Friday, jointly celebrated World Book and Copyright Day in Lagos, Nigeria. The event...
Uyo

Uyo chosen as Nigeria’s first National Book Clubs City

The Network of Book Clubs and Reading Promoters in Nigeria (NBPR) says it has chosen Uyo, capital of Akwa-Ibom State, as Nigeria’s first National...
Aniete Usen, 'Village Boy'

Aniete Usen’s book ‘Village Boy’ wins international award

Village Boy, a new book written by renowned journalist, Anietie Usen, has won the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, (UN SDG Book, African Chapter)...
Book Reviews

Book Review: Nigerian Booksellers Directory, 2021

TITLE: Nigerian Booksellers Directory, 2021 EDITORS: Dare Oluwatuyi and Richard Mammah PUBLISHERS: Booksellers Association of Nigeria and CSS Bookshop Limited Publication PAGES: 245 YEAR: 2021 REVIEWER:...
Booksellers

BAN unveils Nigerian Booksellers Directory 2021

OBINNA EZUGWU Booksellers Association of Nigeria (BAN) on Wednesday, launched the e-edition of the Nigerian Booksellers Directory 2021, a 245 page book published by BAN...

Nigeria’s forex crisis deepens as CBN wields the big stick

BY EMEKA EJERE The decision on Tuesday by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to discontinue forex supplies to the Bureau de Change Operators...