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Chimamanda Wins Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘Winner of Winners’

Chimamanda Wins Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘Winner of Winners’

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been awarded the Women’s Prize for Fiction ‘Winner of Winners’ for her novel Half of a Yellow Sun. The public chose Chimamanda’s novel over a stellar-line up including Zadie Smith, the late Andrea Levy, Lionel Shriver, Rose Tremain and Maggie O’Farrell, amongst others. This one-off award marks the culmination of the […]

Monday On The Go : Teach Her

Monday On The Go : Teach Her

Beyonce Honours Fela Anikulapo Kuti And Chimamanda Adichie At Coachella 2018

Beyonce Honours Fela Anikulapo Kuti And Chimamanda Adichie At Coachella 2018

Some Nigerians on Twitter have applauded the American music star, Beyonce, for paying tribute to Afro beat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, and honouring Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie. Beyonce, who became the first black woman to headline Coachella last Saturday, did so with a two-hour performance and had her band perform a rendition of Fela’s 1976 […]

Helping Refugees Is ‘The Moral Imperative Of Our Time’ Says Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Helping Refugees Is ‘The Moral Imperative Of Our Time’ Says Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Award winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, made a powerful speech about the plight of refugees, calling it “the moral imperative of our time” to do more to help “There might not be enough room for everyone but there is certainly room to do more,” she said. “We can create room for people, and today in […]

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie reads her short story Olikoye

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie reads her short story Olikoye

  Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is one of Africa’s most celebrated writers – with Half of a Yellow Sun, Purple Hibiscus and Americana among the books to her name. She is also one of more than 30 artists to contribute to a special artistic project on vaccination in Africa and around the world. “The art of […]