Friday October 28, 2022
Nigerian Iqraam Busari has made a history as one of the first three youngest author in the world and second in the continent.
Iqraam is the grandson of former Nigeria Minister of Communication and currently, Director-General, Asiwaju Tinubu/Shettima Coalition For Good Governance.
Iqraam follows the likes of Five-year-old Bella J Dark from Weymouth, who wrote ‘The Lost Cat’ this year and Michelle Nkamankeng, a South African novelist.
Iqraam mother is Raheem Shittu Busari, the 5th child of Dr. AbdurRaheem Adebayo Shittu, a Law Graduate of Leed City University and currently undergoing a Master’s Degree program in Canada, while the father is Dr. Taiwo Busari, a Veterinary Doctor and ex-Banker also undergoing postgraduate studies in Canada.
The book is a 14 page children’s book with pictures. It is about dinosaurs. It centres around a dinosaur that lost his parents and had a idea of creating a school to teach younger dinosaurs different skills. He set up a team with other dinosaurs friends and they constructed a school office using team work. At the end, the school was set up and the mayor and other dinosaurian town came to celebrate.