End Of Skill

By Mamle Kabu, read by Chuk Iwuji, and part of the BBC's Africa Lives Season.

Descended from a long line of distinguished master weavers, Jimmy is expected to follow tradition.

Instead, he leaves his village home behind him and heads for the streets of Accra where he plans to make his fortune, and break with his past.

Produced by Elizabeth Allard

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20050807

By Mamle Kabu, read by Chuk Iwuji, and part of the BBC's Africa Lives Season.

Descended from a long line of distinguished master weavers, Jimmy is expected to follow tradition.

Instead, he leaves his village home behind him and heads for the streets of Accra where he plans to make his fortune, and break with his past.

Produced by Elizabeth Allard

20050807

By Mamle Kabu, read by Chuk Iwuji, and part of the BBC's Africa Lives Season.

Descended from a long line of distinguished master weavers, Jimmy is expected to follow tradition.

Instead, he leaves his village home behind him and heads for the streets of Accra where he plans to make his fortune, and break with his past.

Produced by Elizabeth Allard