Amos O. Ojwang' Biography

Amos O. Ojwang' is one of the Kenya's most prolific poets. Amos began writing at 13. He was inspired by Prof Wole Soyinka who has all along been his role model. He was born near Kisumu, from Luo Community (known as a tribe of erudites) , in Kenya. Amos attended Ober Boys Boarding for primary education before proceeding to Thurdibuoro High School. He then went to Makerere where he took a literature course. Amos has had some of his books in print: In The Midnight Call(poetry) , The Chime Of The Age, Fire and Bullets, Total Error, both poetry. Amos is currently writing novels.