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Safiyya Jibril wins BBC Hausa’s women’s writing competition for 2018 – Daily Trust
’Ya Mace or ‘The Girl-Child’ by Safiyya Jibril has won this year’s BBC Hausa Short Story Writing Contest for Women. ADVERTISEMENT Safiyya is a 29-year-old secondary school teacher studying for her Master’s degree in Soil Science at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, northern Nigeria. ADVERTISEMENT The story highlights the ordeal of Halima, who going by …