- Posted October 16, 2013 by
The Youngest Author In Nigeria: Ijeoma Benita Nwaogu
At age five while in the Kindergaten section of SOS, Isolo, Ijeoma wrote her first manuscript (The Lost Girl) which contents she continued to develop until 2012 when the process of publishing “The Lost Girl” commenced. Ijeoma published “The Lost Girl” at the age of eight (8) but officially launched her book two weeks after her ninth birthday on July 17, 2013. She has written three other story manuscripts and some poems which are yet to be published.
Ijeoma has won several academic prices in her school. She is a member of Junior Girls’ Guild (Brownie). Ijeoma is an avid advocate of justice.
She aspires to be a scientist and vet in the nearest future. She has a dog named marlina, whom she uses to practice her future occupation as a vet. Benita has many other manuscripts which will be published soon.