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Book publishing in Nigeria

E. E. Okoro

Book publishing in Nigeria

a survey and analysis

by E. E. Okoro

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Published .
Written in English


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Statementby E.E. Okoro.
SeriesThesis (M.L.S.) Course project in the Department of Library and Information Studies -- Loughborough University of Technology
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Open LibraryOL21844244M

  Janu / Chukwuma Okeke / Bestselling Author, Book Publishing And Marketing, Book Publishing In Nigeria / 2 comments One answer: it depends. Let’s go in detail and why it all depends on what you are willing to pay, especially if the quality is the first goal. In making sure that this form of Art, written Art, still stands, I will be sharing with you these five easy steps to publishing a book in Nigeria, and I’m sure it will work anywhere in the world. It was July that the idea to publish a book became more intense.   The book market is quite unpredictable and there is an inherent risk in publishing a book because it might not sell well. We give this advance also as a retainer because making a good book takes time. Book Publishing in

  How to Write and Publish a Book. Writing a good book is a big achievement. Your book could either turn you into a celebrity and/or millionaire or gather dust at the bottom shelves of a bookstore. (Most would probably prefer the first %(7). Top Book Publishers In Nigeria - Literature - Nairaland. Nairaland Forum / Entertainment / Literature / Top Book Publishers In Nigeria ( Views) Best Book Publishers In Nigeria (offers Publishing Contract) / Top Five Book Publishers In Nigeria / How To Avoid Being Scammed By Vanity Publishers (1). The subjects of the papers range from the economics of publishing in Nigeria and the prospects for the industry in the electronic age, through debates about government book policies, to training and the role of publishing organisations both in Nigeria and internationally.   With a focus on publishing new African writers, Black Letter Media, which was founded by Duduzile Zamantungwa Mabaso in , produces both print books and ebooks. Black Letter Media publishes authors not only in South Africa, but other African nations such as Zimbabwe, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and Nigeria, among others.

  Nigeria has had a fairly robust book publishing history starting from the establishment of University College, Ibadan (UCI) in With a promising academia and scholarship, which such milestone institution was bound to generate, some of the leading publishers from the United Kingdom such as Longman, Heinemann, Oxford University Press, Author: Anote Ajeluorou. The Nigeria’s enterprises promotion decree provided that at least 60% equity of participation in books publishing must be by Nigerian Nationals with effect from that year book publishing in Nigeria became indigenous making it unnecessary to distinguished between indigenous and foreign publishing in the country. Focuses on the book publishing industry in Nigeria. Problems in providing adequate numbers of high-quality books; Inadequacy of indigenous publishing in the country; Lack of professional expertise in bibliographic work and marketing; Advantages of indigenous publishing in promoting Nigerian history, culture, language and social and economic life. Global Plus Publishing Ltd is a print shop situated in Lagos, offering services on book publishing, magazine printing, promotional material and excellent delivery. 4 Havilah Merchants Nigeria Limited No 2 Gabriel Akin- Taylor Estate, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos.


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She can be reached at: [email protected] Introduction Book publishing has been defined and discussed by various authors. Nigeria shares with other developing countries a variety of problems in providing adequate numbers of high-quality books.

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