Peter Obi at Harvard as Chimamanda Adichie receives highest honour

Peter Obi at Harvard as Chimamanda Adichie receives highest honour L – R: A former Governor of Massachusetts, Deval Patrick, Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi By Biodun Busari The presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), Peter Obi was at Harvard University, Massachusetts, in the United States of America […]

I’m not related to murdered Anambra lady – Chimamanda

Award-winning novelist, Chimamanda Adichie, has faulted claims that she was not related to a 40-year-old lady, Nkiru Okoye, murdered in Ogbunike, Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State. African Examiner had earlier reported that the deceased, a wife of a mechanical engineer, Emenike Okoye, was beaten to death by her brother-in-law, George Okoye, over the […]

PHOTOS: Chimamanda Adichie buries mother in hometown, six months after burying father

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and her siblings at the burial of their mother By Taiwo Okanlawon Grace Ifeoma Adichie, mother of the multiple-award-winning author, Chimamanda Adichie has been buried in Abba, Njikoka Local Government Area of Anambra state. The Abba residence of the Adichie’s became a beehive of activities over the weekend, as hundreds of well-wishers, […]

Seven Men Whose Wives are Making Waves – By Olalekan Adigun

By Olalekan Adigun | Lagos, Nigeria | April 18, 2021 – Stanford Professor and Nobel Laureate, Alvin Roth, in a research work titled Deferred Acceptance Algorithms, posits that, regardless of how successful any of the partners is in marriage, both spouses are likely to be happy if they understand contentment. The Roth’s rule is still largely valid […]

The address President Buhari could have given, by Chimamanda Adichie

Fellow Nigerians, This is a difficult time for our nation but together we will prevail. On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020, in the Lekki area of Lagos, innocent Nigerians exercising their democratic right to protest were attacked by soldiers of the Nigerian Army. Some died. Many were injured. This terrible incidence has no place in our […]

Chimamanda Adichie’s late father’s burial poster sparks tension

By Vincent Ujumadu Awka- AN attempt by members of Chimamanda Adichie’s late father, Professor James Adichie’s family to mount a banner at the popular Abba Junction to announce his burial activities almost led to renewed hostility between Abba and Ukpo communities in Anambra State. Professor Adichie’s burial is Friday, October 9, in his home town, […]

HALF OF A YELLOW SUN: Chimamanda describes plagiarism allegation as laughable

Award-winning author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has dismissed allegations of plagiarism levelled against her by Anne Giwa-Amu. She stated this in statement by Wylie Agency made on her behalf. The statement reads:” We, the Wylie Agency, are Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s literary agents. In 2016, Anne Giwa-Amu brought a legal claim against Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and her […]

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: A decade of literature, politics and cultural activism

The new decade is looking better for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, as she is set to receive the first Belle van Zuylenring this month, starting off where she left last decade. An honorary prize set by the ILFU International Literature Festival Utrecht, Adichie is receivingthe prize “because of the unique way in which she knows how […]

Chimamanda Adichie bags another degree

Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has received an honorary degree from the prestigious Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Newsmen report that the Enugu-born writer of short stories and non- fiction shared photos of the honour ceremony via her Facebook page. She was among the few recipients of the honorary degree from the university and […]


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