Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Our WCW is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, world renowned Nigerian Novelist, Non-fiction writer, Public Speaker, to mention a few.Through her work, she has continued to attract a new generation of readers to African literature.

She has written several critically acclaimed books like : Purple Hibiscus, Half of a Yellow Sun, The Thing Around your Neck, Americanah, etc.

Chimamanda is a proud feminist and has won prestigious awards such as the Caine Prize, Orange Prize, Booker Prize among others for her awesome literature.

She is a strong woman and a ‘woman of strength’ who continues to stand for what she believes is right and is unafraid to make her stance known. We salute her consistency and applaud her literature. She has put African literature on the world map again and serves as an inspiration to many who are fighting for any cause.