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9 Aug
Ahead of the 62nd yearly general conference (AGC) of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) scheduled to hold from August 19 to 26, 2022 in Lagos, the NBA Technical Committee on Conference Planning...
22 Mar
Louvain, Belgium - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie will receive an honorary doctorate degree from the Catholic University of Louvain on April 28th, 2022.
13 Mar
Being a woman is a huge blessing: being a successful career woman, student, wife, and mother and above all, being the best in all that we do.  God created Man and animals but said it is not good that a man should be alone, therefore, He created Woman. I mean, even God acknowledges how special…
4 Mar
Of the millions of books written, there are just a few that are masterpieces. NetCredit in the bid to recognie the best-selling books in each country of the world, created an algorithm to offer every e-book...
18 Jan
Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, at the weekend, held a reading event of her new book Notes on Grief in Lagos, where she read excerpts from the book and steered a discussion on her period of grief.
29 Dec 2021
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie makes us proud! She is one of our cultural icons! She received an honorary Doctor of Letters degree from Yale University during the 2019 commencement ceremony.
2 Mar 2021
Mrs. Grace Ifeoma Adichie, the mother of renowned Nigerian novelist writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has died. She was 78 years old. Mrs Adichie died suddenly on Monday, March 1st, 2021 in Awka, Anambra State. “It was very sudden and we are devastated,” a family spokesperson said. She is survived by her six children: Ijeoma, Uchenna,…
28 Feb 2021
To wrap up the celebration of Black History Month (celebrated yearly in February), Amazon Books reached out to one of the world’s most outstanding writers, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to share her recommended books.
5 Jan 2021
Celebrated Nigerian writer and feminist Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie in a chat with Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on his Black Box Interview series on Bounce Radio has revealed that her parents didn't name her Chimamanda. According to the "Half Of A Yellow Sun" writer, she made up the name herself. She said: "I made up the name; I invented…
23 Dec 2020
Multiple award-winning Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been named among Sunday Times' Women of the Year for 2020. Adichie made the UK Times 50 women list alongside Queen Elizabeth, US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, singer and entrepreneur, Rihanna; amongst others. Adichie and the other remarkable women were chosen for being "Inspiring, memorable and sometimes…
11 Dec 2020
The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom has awarded Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the “Africa Freedom Prize 2020." The award will be presented digitally on 14 December 2020. In her award-winning works, Adichie relentlessly addresses the central social grievances and political challenges of our time. As one of the most important intellectual champions of women's…
24 Oct 2020
Fellow Nigerians, 1. This is a difficult time for our nation but together we will prevail. 2. 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…


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Apart from the Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) which holds from 19th to 26th August in Lagos, Nigeria’s bustling commercial capital, perhaps the next biggest news coming from the Bar at this time is the suspension of Mrs. Joyce Oduah as the NBA General Secretary. Mrs Oduah’s suspension came days ahead…
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Mr Yakubu Lawal, Nasarawa State Commissioner of Information, Culture and Tourism that was abducted by gunmen has regained freedom.
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A man was injured and a woman was in serious condition after a shooting in a shopping centre in southern Sweden on Friday, police said.
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South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who should ascend to the throne of the country's most influential traditional monarchy.