Lola Shoneyin: We must honour literary pioneers

Author and Poet Lola Shoneyin at Kempinsky Villa Rosa hotel, Nairobi during Africa Connected web summit agenda on April 01, 2014. PHOTO| DENINSH OCHIENG

What you need to know:

  • Nigerian poet, writer, publisher and festival organiser Lola Shoneyin was in Nairobi this week for the Artistic Encounters event that happens at the Goethe Institut in Nairobi.
  • She is the writer of The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives and three volumes of poetry.

Nigerian poet, writer, publisher and festival organiser Lola Shoneyin was in Nairobi this week for the Artistic Encounters event that happens at the Goethe Institut in Nairobi. She is the writer of The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives and three volumes of poetry.

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