In recognition of his sterling contribution to the development of African literature especially the genre of prose, the late Prof Chinua Achebe will be honoured post-humously in Lagos.
The event titled 'A Toast to an Extraordinary Life - Chinua Achebe' will gather different literary icons, distinguished personalities from the academia, private sector and other works of life. It promises to be an evening of readings, reminiscenciess, tributes, music and non-stop champagne.
The event is proudly sponsored by luxury champagne brand, Moet & Chandon.
Details of the event include:Date: Thursday, 18 July, 2013
Venue: Gallery at Freedom Park, Old Prison Ground, Broad Street, Lagos Island.