Ngugi wa Thiong'o

Ngugi
Thiong'o

He was considered for the 2019 Peace Prize for his literary works; "Decolonising the Mind: The Politics of Language in African Literature."

He is regarded as one of the most important voices in African literature. His essays, collected in his anthology Decolonising the Mind, determine the discussion of the continuing consequences of the colonisation of Africa to this day.