Nwachukwu Egbunike lives in Ibadan, Nigeria. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences (specialising in Haematology and Medical Microbiology) from the University of Nigeria. He has two master’s degrees in Communication from the University of Ibadan. His PhD research agenda is on social media and youth political participation. Egbunike is the author of a collection of socio-political critical essays entitled Dyed Thoughts: A Conversation in and from my Country (2012). His book, Blazing Moon was the 2nd place winner of the Association of Nigerian Authors 2015 Prize in Poetry.