Reno Omokri’s Facts Versus Fiction Makes Amazon Bestseller List
Author, broadcaster and TV host Reno Omokri has announced the release of his new book Facts Versus Fiction.
The book chronicles some of the key moments during the Jonathan-led administration especially the kidnap of the Chibok girls as well as the 2015 general elections.
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Facts Versus Fiction which was 23rd on the ‘politics and social sciences’ category on Amazon as on Saturday now stands at fourth.
It is currently 9th on both the ‘history’ and ‘religion and spirituality’ categories.
Facts Versus Fiction was initially at 51, 286th position on the global platform’s general bestseller category, it has also risen to 3,993rd rank.
Former President Goodluck Jonathan took to his Facebook page to endorse the book, he wrote:
‘The Eagle has landed. The book, Facts Versus Fiction: The True Story of the Jonathan Years, Chibok, 2015 and the Conspiracies, is out. Get the truth about the Jonathan administration. ‘Call …. to order your copy. After this book is read you will know the truth about things that have been suppressed.
‘The book is also available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble and will be released as an e-book next week. ‘Order a copy today to know the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth about my administration.
“Facts Versus Fiction ‘I endorse this book. What you may have thought before now will change when you read the facts presented with evidence in this book. ‘No matter how far falsehood has traveled, the truth in this book will overtake it. I understand the ebook comes out next week. GEJ.”
One of the book’s reviewers Akin Osuntokun also wrote:
‘The inability to marshal his own side of the story has always been a bane of the Jonathan Presidency and has resulted in a vacuum in contemporary political history accounting of Nigerian. This is the vacuum to which Reno Omokri has admirably responded.”
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Okey Ndibe on his own said:
‘In this book, at once incisive, polemical and brimming with powerful insider details, Mr. Omokri tries to persuade the reader that the former president was a victim of a strange conspiracy by forces within and outside Nigeria determined to torpedo his government.
“Whether you’re a Jonathan foe or fan, this book will surprise and enlighten you.”