Kofi Awoonor
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Kofi Awoonor reading poetry in 1978

Prominent Ghanaian poet Kofi Awoono was killed in a terrorist siege at a shopping centre in Nairobi, Kenya.

He contributed to several programmes for the BBC, and read one of his poems about love death and evil in this recording from 1978.

  • 23 Sep 2013
  • From the section Africa
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