nigeria’s committee for relevant arts

In 1995 he was executed, together with eight others, for their activism in the oil-rich southern parts of Nigeria. Ken Saro-Wiwa not only was an activist, but also a writer. Now young writers have the chance to write a good review of one of the books of Ken and gain a prize.

Ken Saro-Wiwa, one of nine Ogoni community activists executed after an unfair trial in 1995.


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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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