Gorilla Republic
A fictional crime story about a daring African gang set on a picturesque island off the West Coast of Africa in the 70s.

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Nov
18

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha: Mughamarat f'almaghrib: Part 1

Coming soon.
Nov
18
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 13

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 13

"Enter there," Gwafa pointed to Mzee Tembo, who directed the Renault into the Treichville Station. He parked at the remote
8 min read
Nov
17
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 12

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 12

Banou's stomach turned as she packed her bags. She had awoken before dawn and prepared for the big day. To
13 min read
Nov
16
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 11

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 11

After breakfast, the group headed out to shop in Treichville. It was a radiant morning, and the energy of the
4 min read
Nov
16
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 10

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 10

The following morning, the team met up again at the cafe they had breakfast in the previous morning. As before,
9 min read
Nov
15
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 9

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 9

The following morning, Mapacha scrubbed his skin till it became raw. He could not get enough of the hot water
12 min read
Nov
12
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 8

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 8

For a moment he thought it was all a dream. The incessant knocking did not subside, and it dragged him
8 min read
Nov
11
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 7

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 7

From high up in the air, they could see the magical beaches of Abidjan. The wide sand was swallowed by
6 min read
Nov
10
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 6

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 6

Twenty minutes later, they arrived at the airport. Mapacha was the first one out followed by the taxi driver and
10 min read
Nov
08
Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 5

Gorilla Republic: Mapacha en Côte d'Ivoire: Part 5

He sat in his beloved Peugeot outside his house as the radio whispered the late-night news. While seated in the
7 min read