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Nigeria is noted for its prolific novelists. Some of Africa's biggest names in writing, such as Wole Soyinka, Chinua Achebe, Sefi Atta and Ben Okri hail from Nigeria. But within the boundaries of Nigeria there is so much more. The abundance of talented writers underexposed or completely unknown outside the borders of Nigerian far exceeds those few whose talents have been recognized internationally. Writing in English, pidgin english and in indigenous languages, commercially published and self published Nigeria has been a remains fertile ground for bringing forth the wordsmithing talents of its people.