Molosi’s book wins Kendeka Prize

Keabetswe Molosi.
Keabetswe Molosi.

Over the years, local literature has been on an upward trajectory due to the emergence of many authors. Some of the authors have gone on to gain international recognition.

Local author, Keabetswe Molosi is one of the lucky ones after her book titled, Matlhalerwa, won an award in Kenya.

The book, which contains short stories, won the 2023 Kendeka Prize for African literature.

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