Tag: Les Aquatiques

  • Osvalde Lewat wins Prix Kourouma 2022 in Geneva.

    Osvalde Lewat wins Prix Kourouma 2022 in Geneva.

    Osvalde Lewat’s Les Aquatiques was announced the winner of Prix Kourouma 2022 in Geneva, Switzerland on May 20, 2022. Ahmadou Kourouma was a legendary Ivorian novelist of many titles including Les Soleils des indépendances (1968), Le diseur de verité (1972), and the most famous Allah n’est pas oblige (2000) which was translated to Allah Is…

  • Osvalde Lewat wins inaugural Grand Prix Pan Africain de Littérature

    Osvalde Lewat wins inaugural Grand Prix Pan Africain de Littérature

    Osvalde Lewat’s Les Aquatiques was announced the winner of the inaugural Grand Prix Pan Africain de Littérature at a ceremony in Kinshasa, DR Congo on January 24, 2022. There was also a special mention for Rémy Ngamije’s novel The Eternal Audience Of One. In 2021, DR Congo President Félix Tshisekedi took over as the new…