About Ewu Community, the host City of Ewu Book Fair!
… Promotion Books, Authors, Culture and Arts.
Ewu Community is an Esan tribe located in Esan Central Local Government Area in Edo State. The community is a transit point along the Benin/Abuja Road with an intersection to the South Eastern and Niger Delta Region of Nigeria .
Ewu has been a center of learning from the colonial era being the location of the prestigious Ewu Government School, established in 1908 and celebrated it’s Centenary in 2008.
Ewu is also the location of the famous Nigerian Advanced School of Theology (NAST), a degree awarding institution owned by the General Council of Assemblies of God Church Nigeria.
The St. Benedict Monastary, producer of Pax Herbal Drugs, owned by the Catholic Church is also situated in Ewu community.
As at today, Ewu Community is the only Kingdom in the entire Esanland that has a functional Community Library, the Ewu Community Library built by T.Y. Danjuma Foundation and now operated by Ewu Progress Foundation, a partner in progress with the Esan Creative Youths Foundation, the Organizer of Ewu Book Fair.