Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate  Achebe

Society Of Young Nigerian Writers Anambra State Chapterplans to celebrate Achebe

> Society Of Young Nigerian
Writers Anambra to celebrate Achebe.

The Society of Young Nigerian
Writers, Anambra State Chapter
in collaboration with Prof.
Kenneth Dike Library, Awka
Anambra State is set to honour
and celebrate a Literary Legend
and an ebullient indigen of the
state, Late Prof. Chinua Achebe.
This programme tagged:
ICON” is aimed at celebrating
the works and the legacies of
the late literary pioneer ‘CHINUA
ACHEBE’ in whose memory it is
being held. Achebe was born on
the 16th day of November 1930
in his home town Ogidi,
Anambra State and played a
great role worthy of recognition
and celebration in the literary
field of life. And this is the aim of
this great event which is slated
to take place on 16th of
November 2016 at the
auditorium hall of Prof. Kenneth
Dike E-Library, Awka, starting at All the members of the
Society of Young Nigerian
Writers Anambra State Chapter,
both old and new, members of
the public, teachers, lecturers,
students, traders, members of
various writers’ associations,
fellow writers both
bourgeoning and established,
artists, readers, civil servants,
government officials, school
heads, creative minds, lovers of
literary works as well as all the
lovers of Achebe and Achebe’s
are all invited to this great
occassion. Achebe was a Man of
the People. Come let’s give the
honour to whom the honour is
dued. The event will feature
reading and fracturing of
Achebe’s works, writing,
recitation of poetries,
presentation of literary works in
the memory of the legend,
exhibition, lectures by notable
authors in the memory, life and
works of Achebe, quiz
competitions in the works and
life of Achebe, entartainment
plus other enticing literary
activities and packages slated
for it. Some of the notable
guests to the event include: the
Hon. commissioner for
Education, the Hon.
Commissioner for Diasporah
Affairs, culture and tourism, the
Hon. Commissioner for Youths,
Sports and Entrepreneurship
Development, all the notable
writers across the state, heads
of Departments of English
Language and Literature in
various higher institutions
across the state, among other
guests. You are all invited; come
all, come one….

For enquiries or support, e-mail:

Or call:

07062208603 Izunna I. Okafor, the co-ordinator Society of Young Nigerian Writers (Anambra Chapter);

07062696058 Ojiego
Chidiebere, The Media Director SYNW
Anambra Chapter.

Date: 16th Nov. 2016.

Venue: Prof. Kenneth Dike


Izunna I. Okafor, the

Ojiego Chidi, the Media Director.

Mr. Ezeonwuji (MUSIC MAN A.B.S),
the Chairman.

Mrs. Nkechi Udenze, the Director
Prof. Kenneth Dike Library,
Awka. Anambra

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