Renown author and founding General Manager of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Onuora Nzekwu, has died at the age of 89, the family confirmed on Saturday.
Mr. Nzekwu, the author of the very popular children’s novel, Eze Goes to School, died by 4.30p.m. on Friday in his home in Onitsha, Anambra, where he had been living in retirement, a family member, Louis Chuke, confirmed to NAN.
Mr. Nzekwu wrote Troubled Dust, a novel that recounts the experiences of the Nigerian civil war.
May his soul rest in peace.