Jahazi Press is a Nairobi-based independent publisher of literary fiction and nonfiction by Kenyan authors. It was founded in 2020 by Ahmed Aidarus.


Ahmed Aidarus, Founder and CEO.

Ahmed Aidarus is the manager of Prestige Bookshop. He is interested in and committed to promoting African literature.

Email: ahmed@jahazipress.com

Twitter: @AhmedAidarus_


Troy Onyango, Publishing Manager

Troy Onyango is a Kenyan writer and editor. He holds an MA in Creative Writing from the University of East Anglia where he was awarded the Miles Morland Foundation Scholarship. He is the founder and Editor-in-chief of Lolwe.

Email: troy@jahazipress.com

Twitter: @TroyOnyango