Congo DRC Author, Fiston Mujila, Wins Etisalat Prize For Literature 2015

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Congolese born Fiston Mwanza Mujila has won the 2015 Etisalat Prize for Literature for his book, titled ‘Tram 83.’ A panel of judges, led by Professor Ato Quayson adjudged Mwanza’s Tram 83 the winner of the prize for 2015 after beating two other authors; Penny Busetto ( The Story of Anna P as told by herself) and

“What will People Say” by Rehana Rossouw. According to Prof Quayson, out of 100 entries received which were pruned to 9 and finally 3, Tram 83 emerged winner. He received a cash prize of 15,000 pounds. On the Flash Fiction category, Kuti Ojuolape Modupe won for her story titled ‘Gone’. She emerged winner out of over 1300 entries.

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