Longhorn has announced partnership deal with renowned Nigerian author Dr. Wale Akinyemi that will see the Publishers acquire the rights to print, distribute and sell seven motivational titles from the ‘Wale Akinyemi, Power Talks series’.
With this new acquisition, Longhorn Publishers marks an entry into the mature and adult market by providing well written, quality motivational reading material.
Speaking during the announcement Longhorn Publishers Head of Publishing Beatrice Nugi underscored the fact that deal is in line with the publisher’s strategy to diversify its product offering by bringing to market reading and learning material across all segments within the learning curve.
“We hope that the partnership we have forged here today, enables the creation and fostering of a lasting reading culture, while creating real inspiration and benefits for those who invest in these books,” she said.
Dr. Wale is a staunch advocate of the power of the mind and its linkage to the pursuit of happiness. He is popularly known for his passion to transform African societies through knowledge.
Longhorn Publishers chairman Hon. F.T Nyammo noted the company’s commitment to deliver exceptional material and reiterated the importance of sharpening understanding by improving ones knowledge.
“I personally believe that improving your knowledge is the single most important thing you can do to improve your life and Dr. Wale not only owns this immense Progressive message but he delivers it in a clear, eloquent and moving way,” he said.
Wale Akinyemi’s books consolidate business models and practices in clear, eloquent messages that demystify success within the African context. Being a business strategist, inspirational speaker and newspaper columnist he is able to convey boundless insights informed by his rich experience in diverse fields.