Shortly after releasing his latest single – ‘More’, Raimsilu Records act, Prinz E is up to something different and this time it’s a literary affair. Yes, he is exploring his writing skills by reflecting on the life of his grandfather, late Obong Hon. Sir Dr Ephraim Udofia Essien (KJW) in a book titled – ‘The Man’. For Prinz E, he chose to write about his grandpa rather sing because there is so much to learn from him and won’t even fit into one album.
‘The Man’ is a book that takes you in to the life of the Late Obong Hon. Sir Dr Ephraim Udofia Essien (KJW). It reveals what he held as ideals, beliefs and success. It further reveals how he affected lives positively and his true devotion to service. The ‘MAN’ is designed to present to you the life and leadership styles of Obong Hon. Sir Dr. Essien as something worth emulating.
The author Ephraim Essien II, started the journey into this project started 5 years ago. He is the grandson of the Late Obong Hon. Sir Dr Ephraim Essien I and is currently a student of Politics and International Relations at the Lead City University, Ibadan. He holds a UFP degree from Bridge House College Ikoyi, Lagos and is also well oriented in business.
The book launch is scheduled for 13 August 2016 in Uyo at an event that will have in attendance the deputy governor of Akwa Ibom state, Mr. Moses Ekpo (MFR) and other top personalities.