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Professor Chinua Achebe laid To Rest Today

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Prof. Chinua Achebe was buried this afternoon at his country home in Ogidi, Idemili North LGA of Anambra state. His burial was attended by president Goodluck Jonathan, Ghana’s President John Mahama, all governors of Eastern states (minus Sullivan Chime of …

Chinua Achebe’s Body Arrives Nigeria

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The body of late literary icon, Prof. Chinua Achebe arrived Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport Abuja, earlier today May 21, where it was received by government officials. His body was then flown to Enugu aboard a private plne en-route his hometown, …

Foremost novelist Professor Chinua Achebe dies at 82

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  The legend has gone home. May his soul rest in peace…Amen. Novelist, poet, professor, critic and the author of the most widely read book in African literature (Things Fall Apart) professor Chinua Achebe, has passed on. Professor Achebe died …

Things Fall Apart’ named one of the ‘50 Most Influential Books of the last 50 years’

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Eminent African novelist Chinua Achebe’s classic novel ‘Things Fall Apart’ has made its way to the ‘50 Most Influential Books of the last 50 years’ list put together by a group called SuperScholar. The group via their website described Achebe’s …

Check Out Nigeria On Forbes List

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Chinua Achebe Forbes Top 40 most powerful African Celebrities. Full list as shown on Forbes Chinua Achebe,Age :80, Nigerian, Novelist Youssou N’dour, Age: 51, Senegalese, Musician Didier Drogba,Age:33, Ivorian, Soccer Player Angelique Kidjo,Age: 51, Beninoise, Musician Akon,Age: 38, Senegalese, Musician …