Okechukwu Ofili of OkadaBooks

OkadaBooks founder Okechukwu Ofili stunned speakers and audience at the IPA Regional Seminar in Lagos by telling them they were too old. We catch up with him to hear how he got involved in publishing and what IPA can do for Nigerian publishers.

Photo of one of the panels at the Regional Seminar

With a focus on the sustainable development of publishing in Africa, the IPA held its first ever African Regional Seminar in Lagos, Nigeria on 9 May. With speakers and guests from across the continent, the seminar was a huge success. 

Gbadega Adedapo

On 9 May, IPA holds a Regional Seminar in Lagos, Nigeria. We interview Gbadega Adedapo, member of the IPA’s Executive Committee, President of the Nigerian Publishers Association and CEO of Ramsed Publications Ltd about the seminar.

Publishing for Sustainable Development: The Role of Publishers in Africa

Taking place in Lagos, Nigeria on 9 May 2018, this IPA Regional Seminar will cover a broad range of issues, from the socio-economic contribution of publishing in Africa, to Freedom to Publish, and the role of technology in overcoming illiteracy.

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