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Chigozie Obioma, author of “The Fishermen”, is one of six writers vying for one of the world's most prestigious book prizes. Photo: Craig Chandler/University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Nigerian author Chigozie Obioma shortlisted for Man Booker Prize 2015

For his celebrated debut novel, The Fishermen, Nigerian writer Chigozie Obioma is one of six authors vying for this year’s Man Booker prize, one of the most prestigious book prizes in the world.