Senegal’s Mohamed Mbougar Sarr wins top French literary prize

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The Prix Goncourt judges praised the  ‘stunning energy’ of the 31-year-old’s novel 'The Most Secret Memory of Men'.

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Senegalese author Mohamed Mbougar Sarr has been named the winner of the Goncourt Prize, France's most prestigious literary award, for his novel, "The Most Secret Memory of Men" (La plus secrète mémoire des hommes)., reports FRANCE 24.