Anunobi vows to improve reading culture in Nigeria


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The National Librarian and Chief Executive Officer of the National Library of Nigeria, Professor Chinwe Veronica Anunobi has vowed to improve the reading culture of Nigerians.

While fielding questions from newsmen on her transformational agenda as the new National Librarian, Prof Anunobi said the National Library shall be cultivating a reading culture geared towards building an informed citizenry.

She stated that the national library will commence the process of ensuring that schools especially those outside the federal capital territory observe library periods in their timetable. This according to her will inculcate early reading culture among young Nigerians.

Prof. Anunobi explained that the National Library has also commenced the process of creating virtual library services to ensure that information materials can be accessed by Nigerians anywhere in the world. She noted that the National Library will deploy information technology in making sure that people have…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper