Born on a Tuesday opens following a gang of street boys, who are hanging in the streets and getting up to no good. They spend time smoking wee wee, pillaging, committing random acts of violence and even murder. We are introduced to the main character, Dantala, “born on a Tuesday”, alias Ahmad. His poignant first […]
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Couldn’t help sharing that. Well done. Abubakar Adam Ibrahim’s Season of Crimson Blossoms is also a beautiful piece of prose from the Northern part of Nigeria. It won the NLNG prize for Literature.
Will have to check it out.