Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi wins Kwani? Manuscript Prize

Credit: kwani.org

Credit: kwani.org

Uganda’s Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi has won the Kwani? Manuscript Prize for her novel The Kintu Saga.

Second and third place winners went to Liberia’s Saah Millimono for One Day I Will Write About This War and Kenya’s Timothy Kiprop Kimutai for The Water Spirits respectively.

The winner will receive 300,000 Kenyan Shillings (equivalent $3500), with 2nd place receiving 150,000 KShs and 3rd place 75,000 KShs.

Read more here.

 

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One Response to Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi wins Kwani? Manuscript Prize

  1. congrats to Jennifer. Thanks for sharing, Geosi. A pity Ghana did not feature here. 🙂 Longest time my friend

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