Don seeks inclusion of responsible Internet usage in school curriculum
A university teacher, Prof Akachi Ezeigbo has canvassed the inclusion of responsible internet usage in the secondary school curriculum to enlighten pupils on positive use of technology.
Creativity, verve waning among students, don laments
Eminent scholar, Prof Akachi Ezeigbo has expressed concern over the dwindling rate of creativity and originality among students and called for urgent measures to address the trend. Ezeigbo who was the Chief Examiner at the recently concluded 15th Mike Okonkwo National Essay Competition for Secondary School Students ...
At authors’ forum, publishers, writers seek peaceful relationship for viable book industry
Resolving the row between publishers and writers will continue to dominate discussion in the book industry. Issues such as, betrayal of trust, non-payment of royalties, inability to meet expectations, poor marketing and sale of books and breach of contract are major causes of the confrontation....
I work toward the liberation of women, but I’m not feminist, says Buchi Emecheta
Foremost Nigerian novelist and author, Florence Onyebuch ‘Buchi’ Emecheta, passed away on Wednesday in her London home at the age of 72.
You have to be like a child when you are writing for children, says Ezeigbo
Akachi Ezeigbo is a professor of English. Currently at Federal University, Ndife-Alike Ekwo, Ebonyi State, Ezeigbo is novelist, poet, gender expert and award-winning writer of children’s literature. In this encounter at the convention...