The Ghost of Sani Abacha Paperback
by Chuma Nwokolo
A humorous collection of incisively observed short stories set in a post‑autocratic country whose indi‑ genes have varying levels of PTSDs (Post Traumat‑ ic Stress Disorders) from three decades of military occupation. In the title story, a ﬂedgling politi‑ cian walks a tightrope between a conscience and the inspiration of dictator Sani Abacha's lifestyle, determined to avoid his mentor's colourful death in the laps of imported prostitutes. In Glu*ony, a hungry village has one day to eat a beached whale before it rots in a humorous retelling of the Bibli‑ cal account of Jonah and the whale...
We Also Recommend