His life was cut short at the now famous Westgate Mall, in Nairobi, the capital city of Kenya. He was one of the many victims of the raid on this mall. Kofi Awoonor, the Ghanaian poet and writer, was visiting Nairobi to attend the Storymoja Hay Festival. He is not forgotten.
The South African philosopher and writer Achille Mbembe gives his thoughts on the present situation in South African. What are the challenges the South African nation is now facing? What changes have taken place? Has there been any progress?
Three winners for the first and second and third place. But do note carefully, there is not first place and therefore no first prize. This is all about the Ghanaian William Burt Award for African writing. No first prize was handed out. Two people came second,m and one came in third place. Read about this … Continue reading three ghanaians awarded