The 14th Nairobi International Bookfair

For those in Nairobi and anywhere and interested in books, be informed about the coming Bookfair


The 14th Nairobi International Bookfair

The 14th Nairobi International Bookfair fair will be held from 28th September to 2nd October 2011 at the Sarit Centre Expo Hall westland’s Nairobi, Kenya. The Bookfair is organized by the Kenya Publishers Association. The Book Fair’s Theme this year is ‘ Read for Empowerment”. Books, whether creative works or factual texts, serve as a reflection of the society from which the writers are drawn. It is therefore our duty to ensure that society is able to communicate effectively on issues that confront it and do so through books.

Events at the Bookfair will include

a) Workshops and seminars on topical issues
b) Book launches
c) Children activities
d) Presentation of the Jomo Kenyatta Prize for Literature Award. This award is sponsored by Text Book Centre.
e) Budding Authors Seminar
f) Books clearance sale and raffle for books- Publishers will sell books at huge discounts.

Please note that those interested in exhibiting should contact the Kenya Publishers Association secretariat for bookings.


The Kenya Publishers Association is happy to invite you to celebrate the book at the 14th Nairobi International Bookfair, 2011

Published in: on September 23, 2011 at 2:51 pm  Leave a Comment  

Happy New Year 2010

I would like to take this special moment to wish you all Happy and Successfull Year 2010.

It is special honor to me for you are who takes your time to visit this blog, read and drop some comments.  2010  is a very special year to me as among other things I will be engaged in work which will give more time to write for this blog.

My wish is to see us all making reading a community activity and more interesting especially to children.

Again Happy New Year 2010

Adam Foya, Rafiki wa Vitabu

Published in: on January 1, 2010 at 1:39 am  Leave a Comment  



Your Excellency, Honorable, Exhibitors, Invited guests / visitors, participants, and the mass as whole.

On behalf of the book week committee, I would like to inform you that due to unavoidable circumstances of climatological change and economic issues we have postponed the date and venue of the book week exhibition. We apologies for the changes.

The exhibition will held at Ubungo Plaza from 12th October  2009 to 17th October 2009. Setting of books and other products will start from 11.00 pm on 12th October 2009. Book match and opening ceremony will be on 13th October 2009.

The timetable will be send to you as soon as possible.

Thank you for bearing with us.


Hobho’kela Magale
Book week Coordinator 2009
Baraza la Maendeleo ya Vitabu Tanzania (BAMVITA)
P.O.BOX 14213
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel. + 255 22 2182185
Mob: +255 754 283866
Email: bamvitabookweek@ gmail.combamvita@hotmail. com

Published in: on September 7, 2009 at 9:21 am  Comments (3)