Gurnah is the first African writer to receive the award in over a decade. |Photo: Reuters
Refugees in camps such as this in Nigeria are vulnerable to malaria | Photo: Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde
Many other gay people across Africa have to hide their sexuality | Photo: Reuters/J.Rinaldi
Burundian refugees queue to receive handout clothes from UNHCR at a refugee camp in Gashora, 55 kilometers south of Kigali, the capital of Rwanda on May 18, 2015 | Photo: EPA/Dai Kurokawa
Ethiopian migrants at the Julius Nyerere International Airport, Dar Es Salaam | Credit: IOM
Ethiopian migrants prepare to board a flight back home from Tanzania. Credit: IOM
The 355,000 refugees live in "miserable" conditions, according to Kwigize.
Michel's family escaped the conflict in Burundi and fleed to Tanzania  Copyright: Linda Staude/ ARD