Jul 17, 2017 RBC News

RAINBOW BOOK CLUB TAKES A CLASS AT ALAKIJA’S ‘UNIVERSITY OF MARRIAGE’, REVIEWS ADENIYI’S ‘AGAINST THE RUN OF PLAY’

University of Marriage by the world’s richest black woman, Mrs. Folorunso Alakija, was the Rainbow Book Club Book-of-the-month for June....
Jul 17, 2017 RBC News

BILL CLINTON CO-WRITES THRILLER NOVEL- THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING

Reminiscing on his time in the Oval Office, Former president Bill Clinton writes a thriller with best-selling author James Patterson titled...
Jul 17, 2017 RBC News

NORWAY TO DIGITISE NIGERIAN BOOKS

On Thursday, 8th June 2017, The Norwegian Ambassador to Nigeria, Jens-Petter Kjemprud announced the readiness of the National Library of...
Jun 29, 2017 RBC News

2017 CAINE PRIZE SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED

The five-writer shortlist for the 2017 Caine Prize for African Writing has been announced by Chair of judges, award winning author, poet...
Jun 29, 2017 RBC News

PORT HARCOURT WRITER WINS ETISALAT PRIZE FOR LITERATURE

Following the unanimous selection of his book by the judging panel for the 2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature chaired by multiple...
Jun 19, 2017 RBC News

THE RIVERS STATE OF MY DREAM; RAINBOW BOOK CLUB HOLD ESSAY COMPETITION AND BOOK READING TO MARK RIVERS STATE GOLDEN JUBILEE AND CHILDREN’S DAY

In celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Rivers State and Children’s Day, the Rainbow Book Club organized a writing competition titled...
Jun 19, 2017 RBC News

MRS KALANGO, OTHERS, RECEIVE PRIZES AT THE GABRIEL OKARA LITERARY FESTIVAL

Mrs Koko Kalango (Founder, Rainbow Book Club and Project Director UNESCO World Book Capital2014) receiving a lifetime achievement award...
Jun 19, 2017 RBC News

NIGERIAN AUTHOR LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN’S PRIZE

29 year old Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀̀ is among six contenders for the Baileys Women’s Prize for her book Stay with Me. ‘‘The...
Jun 19, 2017 RBC News

WHERE IS THE PORT HARCOURT WORLD BOOK CAPITAL CITY?

96 Year old Gabriel Okara (seated)  surrounded by (L-R) Joseph Ajeinka (Former Vice Chancellor, University of Port Harcourt), Minesoma...
Jun 19, 2017 RBC News

WORLD BOOK AND COPYRIGHT DAY

‘The World Book and Copyright Day is celebrated every 23rd of April, a symbolic date in remembrance of the deaths of two major authors:...