The doodle appeared on the internet giant Google's homepage in Kenya and coincided with what would have been the late author's 60th birthday. Margaret Ogola succumbed to cancer in 2011. Her debut novel The River and the Source won awards internationally.
Google Doodle Honours Novelist Margaret Ogola
Nairobi News, 12 June 2019
Kenyan writer Dr Margaret Ogola, whose debut novel 'The River and the Source' won awards around the globe, was on Wednesday honoured by Google with a doodle. Read more »
Kenyan writer Margaret Ogola.
Dr Margaret Ogola Honoured With a Google Doodle
Capital FM, 12 June 2019
Google today has a special doodle in celebration of the life of the late Dr Margaret Ogola, an award-winning author, medical doctor, and human rights advocate. Read more »
Google Honours Kenyan Writer Margaret Atieno Ogola
Nation, 12 June 2019
Echoes of the award-winning novel The River and the Source continue to reverberate almost eight years after the death of its author Margaret Atieno Ogola. Read more »
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