From Penguin SA accessed 9/10/10
On Saturday, 4 September 2010, Penguin Books announced the non-fiction and fiction winners of the inaugural Penguin Prize for African Writing. This award seeks to highlight the diverse writing talent on the African continent and make new African fiction and non-fiction available to a wider readership. The authors win R50 000 each and publication by Penguin South Africa.
2010 Non-Fiction - Pius Adesanmi for You’re Not a Country, Africa!
2010 Fiction - Ellen Banda-Aaku for Patchwork