Sometimes writers are celebrated after they have passed away. This is not going to happen with the author Anezi Okoro from Nigeria. He will be celebrated later this month in Enugu, Nigeria, for his contribution to the reading culture in Nigeria. Okoro many books for young adults, a popular niche in the bookworld these days.
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