Renew Naija (RN) meet with Mirian Chibuzor Azubuike, author of The Girl Who Found Water. During her NYSC service year, she donated a borehole that provided clean water for the first time to a community of over 6000 Nigerians in Bauchi state, Nigeria. She tells us why she wrote her book
RN: Can we meet you please?
Chibuzor: I am Chibuzor Mirian Azubuike, author of ”The Girl Who Found Water”
RN:Why did you write The Girl Who Found Water?
Chibuzor: I wrote the book to inspire social change, and to encourage community service in Nigeria. I beleive we all must get involved to develop our ideal Nigerian society.
RN: What are the challenges you faced in publishing your book?
Chibuzor: The major Challenge is getting funds to publish my story, my family rescued me. I also had some fears about how the book would turn out, but thanks to my team from my editor to my publisher for putting their best into the project.
RN: What are your other interests?
Chibuzor: My other interests asides from writing includes Humanitarian services, catering and traveling.
RN: Tell us one good thing about Nigeria?
Chubuzor: Nigerians are very creative, we survive, no matter what the situation is.
Copies of The Girl Who Found Water by Chibuzor Mirian Azubuike can be gotten at http://www.jumia.com.ng, http://www.konga.com, Terra Kulrure (Victoria Island, Lagos), Glendora bookshop (Ikeja City Mall)