Biography

Akbar Hussain

Akbar Hussain is the author of "Truth is a Flightless Bird", a Kenya-based novel, which has been optioned for an eight-part television miniseries. Aki is also a successful entrepreneur, co-founding a financial technology start-up while living in Nairobi. He has common and civil law degrees from McGill Univesity. When not writing fiction or running the fintech, Aki can be found walking his labrador Lucy, with his partner and their three children.