Late Ghana poet had Nebraska ties
Poet Kofi Awoonor
Posted: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 12:00 am
One of Ghana’s leading lights was violently put out last month, and the shock waves could be felt all the way to Nebraska.
Poet Kofi Awoonor was killed Sept. 21 along with more than 60 other people at Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, by terrorists who raided the mall over that weekend.
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Tuesday, October 1, 2013 12:00 am.