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Francis Imbuga dies from stroke

19 November 2012, 13:33

Nairobi - The Standard reports that a Kenyan playwright and literature scholar Francis Imbuga died last night after suffering a stroke in his house in Nairobi.

Imbuga whose works, including Aminata and Betrayal in the City, have become staples in the study of literature schools in Kenya.

His works have consistently dealt with issues such as the clashes of modernity and tradition in the social organisation of African communities.

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