MMIRINZO: THE ONES WHO ARE RAIN
Mmirinzo follows Olivia, a young Lawyer, in Lagos and an alternate universe -as she has to answer the call of a fading tradition to regain balance in her daily life. This stunning debut explores predestination and reincarnation in contemporary Nigeria.
At Rootz Legal, Olivia navigates an impressive career as a Lawyer but walks around on eggshells at home -where her days are plagued with insinuations that she is not happy about the impending marriage of her younger sister
An alternate universe reveals that Olivia is an Mmirinzo: a special breed of Igbo rainmakers.
Olivia must regain her life’s balance before her twenty-eighth birthday by submitting to the calls of the rainmakers while juggling her participation in the wedding plans, a jostle for a promotion at work and the pursuit of unexpected love interest
This stunning debut explores predestination and reincarnation in contemporary Nigeria, where pre-colonial African beliefs have been overrun by the joneses of the Western World
ACHALUGO CHIOMA EZEKOBE
WINEPRESS, AN IMPRINT OF NOIRLEDGE PUBLISHING