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RAINBOW BOOK CLUB MOURNS AKUNYILI

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RAINBOW BOOK CLUB MOURNS AKUNYILI

Professor Dora Akunyili; mover and shaker of the Nigerian drugs control industry, NAFDAC’s heroic and groundbreaking chief, and initiator of the ‘Good people Great nation’ slogan promoted in her ministerial...

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THE PORT HARCOURT BOOK FAIR/EXHIBITION: …

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THE PORT HARCOURT BOOK FAIR/EXHIBITION: WHY YOU SHOULD PAY FOR A BOOTH NOW.

THE Port Harcourt Book Fair is here again. Holding from the 20th to 25th October 2014 at the marquee of Hotel Presidential Port Harcourt, this year’s event promises to be...

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Face to Face with a Giant – A Tribute to…

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Face to Face with a Giant – A Tribute to Wole Soyinka at 80 by Koko Kalango

Koko Kalango and Wole Soyinka at the opening ceremony of the PH World Book Capital 2014 in Port Harcourt on UN World Book Day. From my vantage point on the balcony...

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Wole Soyinka

'Situated within the heart of a much under-stated civil conflict, with its attendant insecurity from which writers were not spared, Rainbow Book Club became a matchless advocate for creativity and culture, inspiring youths, revealing an alternative world to which books and literacy proved the open door'         Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka, Honourary Member of the Rainbow Book Club

Emeka Anyaoku

'I am an admirer of what the Rainbow Book Club is doing'       -Chief Emeka Anyaoku, former Commonwealth Secretary General, Honourary member of the Rainbow Book Club

Chinua Achebe

'The Rainbow Book Club stands to contribute immensely to Nigeria's intellectual development and burgeoning democracy' Professor Chinua Achebe, Honourary Member of the Rainbow Book Club

Monthly Readings

Book Of the Month July 2014 - Ake: The years of Childhood by Wole Soyinka

Book Of the Month July 2014 - Ake: The years of Childhood by Wole Soyinka

JULY BOOK OF THE MONTH Aké: The Years of Childhood  by Wole Soyinka A dazzling memoir of an African childhood from Nobel Prize-winning novelist, playwright, and poet Wole Soyinka.  "Ake The Years...

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