The Regional Winner for Africa: Kachi A. Ozumba of Nigeria for The One-Armed Thief
Winners of the Highly Commended Stories include:
Nobody's going anywhere. We're all going to hell, and every man knows this in his bones. We're being killed. Nothing has any meaning. That is why everyone is so frantic. Everyone wants to make his money and run away. But where? That is what is driving people mad.... (page 319)
Revised on October 22, 2009
"... a way of life based on disdain for the value of human life and sensual delight in the pain of others."
Thank you Mr. Ajumeze and I hope we would hear from you soon.
Source Though Achebe's Things Fall Apart (1958) is often cited and used as the beginning of the modern African novel written in E...