By Imoh Colins Edozie I encountered Chinua Achebe as a teenager growing up in Benin City in the then Bendel State. It was a meeting that changed my perception of life. It was an immersion and learning experience into the culture of our people. As a young boy living in Benin City, cut off from his roots and not knowing about the culture of his people, the meeting with Chinua Achebe in form three through Mr. Damien, an Ishan man from Uromi as the facilitator, will never be forgotten. read more Click here to read full news..