The Commonwealth Foundation has announced that Rwandan-born Namibian author Rémy Ngamije has won the 2021 Commonwealth Short Story Regional Prize for Africa with his story ‘Granddaughter of The Octopus’. The 32-year old author and photographer beat off competition from a strong field of 25 shortlisted entrants and will now go through to the final round of judging with the overall winner to be announced on 30 June.