Sanctuary of Hope Preparatory School Pupils Visit ZODML
Kenneth Ibegwam, one of ZODML’s librarians, was present during a recent visit by some young patrons...Read More
The ZODML 'Must-Read Books' Collection
In order to further encourage reading for pleasure and spotlight the library’s rich book catalogue, ZODML recently launched a specially curated collection entitled ‘Must-Read Books’...Read More
Fine Boys by Eghosa Imasuen
Fine Boys is Eghosa Imasuen’s second novel. Set in and around the University of Benin in Edo State, the author draws from his experiences as an undergraduate to capture a candid image of Nigeria during the 90s, a crucial and complicated point in its history...Read More
One of the most fundamental parts of zodml.org, Discover Nigeria aims to counter the mostly negative image of Nigeria today. Tagged ‘accentuate the positive’, the Discover Nigeria section highlights the country’s rich culture and the numerous achievements of its people throughout history and across the globe...Read More
We would like to thank everyone who submitted to our inaugural short story contest – we were overwhelmed by and very pleased with the number of entries, and commend everyone for their wonderful efforts! After extensive deliberation by a four-person panel, Hero by Omotayo Yusuf was declared the winner. The following five stories also received honourable mentions: The Kill by Johnbosco Osuagwu; Kidnapper’s Plight by Shadiat Shoyombo; The Tale of Bambooka by Aderonke AtokeTaiwo; A Recall of Yesterday by Salawu Olajide Michael; and Hell Hath No Fury by Taurayi Kwenda.
The competition is ongoing, so do visit the Call for Short Stories page on our website to learn more about the competition - you could win a prize!