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Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa

Born: 1931 AD
Died: 1993 AD, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: Nigerian
Categories: Authors


1931 - Born on the 18th of January in Oguta, Nigeria.

1966 - Her novel Efuru is among the first English language novels by a woman from Africa.

       - Her book Efuru became Africa's first internationally published female novel in the English language (Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books Ltd).

1993 - Died this year.


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