Dar es Salaam. Mr Idrissa Haji Abdalla, is the winner of Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature, 2016. He took home $5,000. The father of three, who works as a police officer in Zanzibar, was announced the winner of the fiction category for his Kiswahili novel, « Kilio cha Mwanamke, » literally translating « A woman’s cry. » Mr Abdalla…