Peter Ngila is a Kenyan writer, and a 2015 Mount Kenya University journalism graduate. Peter is a recipient of the 2017 Iceland Writers Retreat Alumni Award, which financed him to attend the 2017 Iceland Writers Retreat in Reykjavík, Iceland. He is a 2017 alumnus of Nigeria’s Ebedi International Writers Residency. Peter is also a 2015 recipient of The Story of Malaria Journalism Travel Grant. Peter’s short fiction has appeared in print
and online literary journals and magazines like: Ghana’s Ghana Writes, India’s The Wagon Magazine, Nigeria’s Brittle Paper, Bangladesh’s Prachya Review, Kenya’s Jalada Africa, Uganda’s Lawino Magazine, and elsewhere. Peter has attended the Short Story Day Africa and Writivism workshops. He is set to attend a Young African Writers Conference in October 2018, in Accra, Ghana. Peter’s writing video, Peter Ngila – An Amka Success Story, is
available on YouTube. He lives in Nairobi.