Record holder of the longest poem by a Nigerian, a poem of 700 lines with 668 metrical lines, Jeff Unaegbu was born on October 1,1979 to John Unaegbu and Cecilia Unaegbu. He hails from Amankwo Inyi in Oji River LGA of Enugu State in Nigeria. A versatile personality, Jeff has not only written books but also made documentaries and acted in films. His first movie was 'Saved by Sin' directed by Fidelis Okoro. He went on to direct his own movie, Udaram, which was an adaptation from Professor Emeka Otagburuagu's book, Udaram and Other Stories. Jeff Unaegbu is presently a Cinematographer at the Institute of African Studies, University of Nigeria, Nsukka.
His first book, Ode on Lagos, was ... more »
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