Hawa Jande Golakai

Hawa Jande Golakai

Its Valentines Day on Saturday and Ankara Press have your back for the big day. They have commissioned Toni Kan, Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Binyavanga Wainaina, Chuma Nwokolo, Abubakar Adam Ibrahim, Edwige-Renée Dro and Hawa Jande Kolakai to write romance stories for your reading pleasure.

Also on board are seven talented translators, including Chikodili Emelumadu, Kola Tubosun, Hausa novelist Sa’adatu Baba Ahmad and Tanzanian author Elieshi Lema. They will ensure that you have the stories in Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, Egbira, Kiswahili, Kikuyu, Kpelle and French

The stories will also have audio versions which will be read by Mukoma wa Ngugi, Elnathan John, Yemisi Aribisala, and Helene Cooper.

So you know what the plan is on Saturday… Heading to http://www.ankarapress.com for some great content.