King Kamaliza by Muli wa Kyendo
Approx. 6,910 words.
Published on June 28, 2011.
King Kamaliza takes power in an African country, Kai, through a military coup. He soon weaves around himself a complex story based on fiction and superstition. Then he goes on to preside over an over reactive, oppressive system of government where only his cronies can get up. Soon however, he is confronted with a dilemma that tests his beliefs …