Port Harcourt wins bid for the 2014 World Book Capital City!

Yep it’s official… come 2014, all roads will lead to Port Harcourt, Rivers state for the 2014 World Book Capital City event. Following the bid put in by the Rainbow Book Club and the Rivers state government, UNESCO declared the within named mentioned had won the bid, surpassing the cities such as Oxford and Lyon.

Tenacity, passion, goal setting, commitment obviously pays in the long run and we say thumbs up to the formidable team, “Rainbow Book Club and the Rivers State government” for putting Nigeria on the literary world map once more… what do you think?

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