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We have no shortage of African literary talent on the continent. Find out more about some of the best books ever written about Africa by Africans or click on Post Entry to add your selection.

Africa’s Great Literary Works: Ten of the Best

African literature is a mixed bag, including traditional oral forms and highly sophisticated contemporary novels. African writers have garnered awards and critical acclaim across the globe. This list (in no particular order) includes ten of the most celebrated works to have come out of Africa, and include works by writers across the continent. Though some would want to exclude descendants of colonial settlers, and writers in Arabic (like Mahfouz), in the twenty-first century the category is more inclusive, and the works of all of Africa’s residents is a welcome addition to the literary canon. CONT Here:http://www.myweku.com/2009/11/africa%e2%80%99s-great-literary-works-ten-...

   

Africa's Greatest Entrepreneurs

Author Moky Makura set about finding and interviewing some of the continent's bravest and most successful entrepreneurs and recently completed a book; Africa's Greatest Entrepreneurs which features the success stories of the top entrepreneurs on the continent.

Africa's Greatest Entrepreneurs comprises a series of profiles on 16 of some of the most successful and dynamic business people to have emerged from across Africa, with a diverse range of ages and educational backgrounds.

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At the age of just 40, David is a media mogul and has joined the ranks of Africa's greatest entrepreneurs.

   

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