It was a celebration of scholarship, hard work, and uncommon feats, as three books, authored by the Vice-Chancellor, Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, Professor AbdulRasheed Na'Allah, were unvailed.
The books are ILORIN Ó - Poetry of Praise (Malthouse 2018); Globalization, Oral Performance, and African Traditional Poetry (Palgrave 2018); and OBAMA-MENTUM: An Anthology of Transformational Poetry (Bookcraft 2016).
Held at the Banquet Hall, GRA, Ilorin, the event attracted literary heavyweights like Professor Olu Obafemi, Professor TanureOjaide, and a host of other dignitaries from all walks of life.
The well-attended Book Launch was chaired by the Emir of Ilesha-Baruba, Professor Halidu AbubaKar, with the Zanna of Ilorin, Engr. Yusuf Olanrewaju Sagaya, as Chief Launcher.
The books were reviewed by Professors Charles Bodunde of University of Ilorin, and Remi Raji-Oyelade of University of Ibadan.