Author of the Week – Richard Ali

Richard Ali


Read our review of Richard’s book, City of Memories here.

Richard Ali was born in Kano in the early 80s. His family moved to Jos when he was still quite young. He studied law at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.[1]

In addition to being an author, Richard is a lawyer and the Chief Operating Officer of Parresia Publishers, a publishing outfit which he started with Azafi Omoluabi Ogosi in 2012.[2]

Richard lives in Abuja and enjoys chess, reading and travelling.[3]

His published book is City of Memories.

City of Memories

Richard is on Twitter @richardalijos, Facebook Richard Ali and has a blog.

Picture of Richard Ali: credit Parresia Publishers.


[1] Interview with Richard Ali Ubuntu FM.

[2] Why We Set Up Parresia – Azafi Omoluabi Ogosi Daily Trust.

[3] Roughly Speaking Richard Ali’s Blog; Interview with Richard Ali Ubuntu FM.

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