Your Name Shall be Tanga (Heinemann Educational Books, 1996)
Tanga, is a young woman dying in a West African prison. Her fellow prisoner, Anna-Claude may be going insane. Tanga tells Anna-Claude all about her life in an attempt to not disappear completely. As their personalities begin to meld, it looks like it worked.
Your Name Shall be Tanga was written by Cameroonian-French writer Cailthe Beyala and was originally published in French.