Fiston Mujila Wins Etisalat Prize For Literature!

Fiston Mwanza Mujila is the 2015 Etisalat Prize for literature winner from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The £15,000 prize money for his debut novel, “Tram 83” is officially in his kitty.

The prize money was keenly contested by two South Africans; Penny Busetto, for “The Story of Anna P as Told by Herself”, and Rehana Rossouw, for “What Will People Say?”

Fiston will attend the Etisalat Fellowship at the University of East Anglia under the mentorship of Giles Foden. We say a big Congrats to him and wish him well as he lights up the literary stage with his subsequent works.

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