Bill, poet, playwright, storyteller and critic, was born in 1964 in Bamunka, Ndop, North West Province of Cameroon. At four, he went to live with his grandmother and attend primary school.
He was educated in Cameroon, Nigeria and France.
He has taught at various Universities: the Paris School of Languages, Paris Cergy-Pontoise University, the University of the Sunshine Coast and the University of Queensland, Brisbane. He now lives in Melbourne where he teaches at Deakin University.
He is the author of several books of poems, including Mishaps and Other Poems, K'Cracy, Trees in the Storm and Other Poems, Epigrams Maybe. And in French translation, A Fighting Sailor Turn’d Peaceable Christian. Bill F. NDI is presently working on three volumes of Poems and two other plays.