World acclaimed writer of such beautiful works as Purple Hibiscus, Americana, Half of a Yellow Sun and The Thing Around Your Neck, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, is bereaved.
The Abba, Anambra indigène just lost her father.
And below is how another writer, Uzor Maxim Uzoatu, broke the news: “It’s so hard to take that Chimamanda’s beloved father, Professor James Nwoye Adichie, Nigeria’s first professor of statistics, has joined the ancestors at 88. Take heart, sister…”
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