Meet Mansa Musa, the loved leader of the Mali Empire. He wants to help people but doesn’t know how. That’s until a fruit-seller gives him a bright idea!
Mansa Musa Builds a School is a rhyming story introducing you to an innovative and generous leader.
This is a fictional story based on a real-life innovator, Mansa Musa, Emperor of Mali, West Africa. Suitable for ages 3 – 8 years. A special series perfect for introducing the next generation of young leaders, thinkers and game-changers to Africa’s great history.
Written by Louisa Olafuyi & Oladele Olafuyi
Artwork by Nigerian Illustrators Isabelle Irabor and Tiolu Yoloye
Edited by children’s book editor and novelist Krystle Appiah