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OKOWA TASKS NIGERIANS ON READING CULTURE, SYMPATHIES WITH WRITERS; AS EGUGBO PRESENTS “The Experience’

Gov. Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, in Asaba, tasked Nigerians to develop a reading culture to encourage writers in the country. Okowa, represented by the State Commissioner for Finance, Chief Fidelis Tilije, gave the charge at the presentation of a book titled: “The Experience,” authored by Mr Fidelis Egugbo, a Journalist in Asaba. Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi and former Gov. … Continue reading OKOWA TASKS NIGERIANS ON READING CULTURE, SYMPATHIES WITH WRITERS; AS EGUGBO PRESENTS “The Experience’

OKOWA, BELLO, IHEDIOHA, OTHERS FOR COMRADE EGUGBO’S BOOK LAUNCH

The much-awaited book on pilgrimage,  authored by a renowned journalist and Special Assistant, Media to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State,  Comrade Fidelis Egugbo has been slated for public presentation in Asaba,  Delta State on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Titled: “The Experience,” the book is about religious pilgrimage captured through the journalistic eyes of Egugbo. A result-oriented administrator who has the fear of God,  Governor … Continue reading OKOWA, BELLO, IHEDIOHA, OTHERS FOR COMRADE EGUGBO’S BOOK LAUNCH

THE EXPERIENCE: Ugoani Unveiled As Father of The Day 

The Ugoani of Okpanam Kingdom in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State, HRM Michael Mbanefo Ogbolu, has been unveiled as the Father of the Day for the public presentation of the book, “The Experience.” Alternate Chairman of the Committee for the book-launch, Chief Christopher Oyemike, on Monday in Asaba, disclosed that the highly respected traditional ruler has thrown his weight behind the book … Continue reading THE EXPERIENCE: Ugoani Unveiled As Father of The Day 

The Experience: OKOWA HAS DRAWN US CLOSER TO GOD – Majemite

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olorogun (Barr.) Fred Majemite, has said that the administration of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has no doubt drawn many people much closer to God. Majemite made the remarks when members of the Committee for the public presentation of The Experience, a book about pilgrimage and Governor Okowa’s efforts at encouraging Christianity written by Comrade Fidelis … Continue reading The Experience: OKOWA HAS DRAWN US CLOSER TO GOD – Majemite

SECOND EDITION OF “CAMOUFLAGE”: BEST OF CONTEMPORARY WRITING FROM NIGERIA, RELEASED

OTTAWA, CANADA, 21st August 2021 Mace Books Associates Limited, Lagos, in conjunction with Treasure Books Limited, Yenagoa, has released the revised edition of Camouflage: Best of Contemporary Writing from Nigeria, edited by Nduka Otiono and Odoh Diego Okenyodo. Described by Daily Trust newspaper as “an agenda-setting collection and a major milestone in the history of Nigerian literature only comparable to what Wole Soyinka’s Poems of … Continue reading SECOND EDITION OF “CAMOUFLAGE”: BEST OF CONTEMPORARY WRITING FROM NIGERIA, RELEASED

THE EXPERIENCE: Okowa Has Taken Religion A Notch Higher, Says Emetulu

The member representing Ndokwa West Constituency in the Delta State House of Assembly,  Hon.  Charles Emetulu, has expressed confidence that the presentation of the book, “The Experience,” authored by the Special Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa on Media, Comrade Fidelis Egugbo will be a success story. Speaking on Wednesday when the Committee for the public presentation of the book visited him at the House of Assembly Complex, … Continue reading THE EXPERIENCE: Okowa Has Taken Religion A Notch Higher, Says Emetulu

POPE PEN’S LETTERS AND THE INCONVENIENCE OF TRUTH: AN OMNIBUS REVIEW OF NENGI JOSEF OWEI-ILAGHA’S ‘EPISTLES TO THE PRESIDENT’ AND ‘SERMONS FROM THE OXBOW LAKE’ – By Bernard Otonye Stephen

NENGI JOSEF Owei-Ilagha a.k.a. Pope Pen is a well-known journalist, poet and public intellectual who has attracted both friendly and adversarial readership to his writings in print and electronic formats. Those who have read his works, especially the prose narratives, know that there is no subject matter he is shy to take on. He has written critically and passionately about public and private issues, from … Continue reading POPE PEN’S LETTERS AND THE INCONVENIENCE OF TRUTH: AN OMNIBUS REVIEW OF NENGI JOSEF OWEI-ILAGHA’S ‘EPISTLES TO THE PRESIDENT’ AND ‘SERMONS FROM THE OXBOW LAKE’ – By Bernard Otonye Stephen