Posts Tagged ‘Chimamanda Adichie’

Three U.S. varsities honour Chimamanda Adichie with honorary doctorates

by Ikokwu Ikembaon June 6, 2019
Three Ivy League universities in the United States recently celebrated bestselling writer and speaker, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie as she was awarded honorary doctorate degrees.The award-winning author, who has built quite the reputation for her oratory prowess received the three awards within 10 days. She was at American University (Washington, DC) on May 11 to receive […]

Delighted to be on the cover of Marie Claire Brazil – Chimamanda

by Ikokwu Ikembaon April 8, 2019
Renowned Nigerian Novelist, Chimamanda Adichie made the cover star of the recent Marie Claire Brazil, an international magazine in Brazil. The 41 year-old Enugu-born short story and nonfiction writer with 367,000 followers on Instgram and 241 posts took to her page @chimamanda_adichie on Saturday to share the cover and express her feelings. Chimamanda “Delighted to […]

It’s TIME for Obama to #BringBackOurGirls – Oby Ezekwesili

by Breaking Timeson April 22, 2015
Former Minister of Education and Bring Back Our Girls campaigner, Obiageli Ezekwesili has called on President Barrack Obama to do more to help find the girls abducted by Islamist group Boko Haram. “If he could get Osama bin Laden, he could get our girls,” she said. Ezekwesili, who was named one of the world’s 100 most […]