Tag: Chimamanda Adichie

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Bernard DayoMay 28, 2019

Read Chimamanda Adichie’s elegantly moving tribute to Binyavanga Wainaina and cry with us

Frankly, I have been on the look out for Chimamanda Adichie‘s reaction to the passing away of late Kenyan author ...

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SponsorSeptember 25, 2018

Chimamanda Adichie announces return of her creative writing workshop

Internationally-acclaimed, award-winning author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has announced the return of her annual ‘Creative Writing Workshop.’ The workshop is sponsored ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 20, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra set to wed; Davido, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage top nominations for 2018 AFRIMA | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today: ...

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Alexander OnukwueJanuary 28, 2018

“President Buhari needs to dismount…” “It reflects very poorly on French people” | Read our top 10 quotes from last week

  Liberia got a new president, Nigeria’s president has been asked by one of his predecessors not to run for ...

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EditorJanuary 3, 2018

Chimamanda Adichie, Banky W, Toke Ibru, others make YNaija inaugural #Woke100 List

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

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ToluDecember 29, 2017

These are the ladies you should thank for Chimamanda Adichie’s dope Instagram page

Birthed on 6 April 2017, Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie’s Instagram account boasts over 100,000 followers and 93 posts t…

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ToluDecember 29, 2017

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Toke Makinwa, Wizkid | 15 spectacular celebrity fashion moments from 2017

Nearly all top celebrities in Nigeria brought their A-game to red carpets this year and it was almost difficult to ...

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Wilfred OkicheDecember 23, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Chimamanda on Trans Women, Governor Yari on Meningitis, Daddy GO on social media… See the 10 worst quotes of the year

Somebody gag them, they need to shut it. Honestly Arranged from least cringeworthy to most cringeworthy. ‘’If you get your ...

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AzeezOctober 25, 2017

Chimamanda Adichie portrays Melania Trump as racist and obsessed with Michelle Obama in a micronovel

Author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has portrayed Melania Trump as envious and obsessed with Michelle Obama in her latest micronovel. The ...

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AzeezOctober 19, 2017

Chimamanda Adichie featured in New York Times “Greats” issue

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a cover star of the 2017 “Greats” issue of The New York Times Style Magazine. The ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 15, 2017

Full at Forty: The destiny of Chimamanda Adichie

by Alexander O. Onukwue Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie: critically acclaimed author, thinker, and mother. Easily one of the most influential names ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 6, 2017

Einstein Foundation names Ezekwesili, Adichie, 98 others among “visionaries of our time”

The Albert Einstein Foundation has selected a former minister of education, Oby Ezekwesili, and literary icon, Chimamanda Adichie, among “the ...

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AzeezSeptember 4, 2017

I did not write any article about Biafra – Chimamanda Adichie

Literary giant, Chimamanda Adichie has distanced herself from pro-Biafran articles credited to her name. The headline of one of such ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 29, 2017

Chimamanda Adichie receives honorary degree from University of Edinburgh

Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Adichie, has been awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters by the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. ...

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ToluJuly 6, 2017

Chimamanda Adichie wins major French literary award for ‘Dear Ijeawele’

“Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has just been been named one of ...

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EditorJuly 5, 2017

Why Farafina Trust Writing Workshop will not be holding this year – Chimamanda Adichie

Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has said the 2017 edition of the Farafina Trust Writing Workshop will not be holding ...

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ToluJuly 3, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: The Chimamanda Dimension – What she wore, where she went in Paris today

Modern feminist icon, Chimamanda Adichie sat pretty and strong on the front row of the 2017/2018 Autumn-Winter Christian…

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EditorJune 19, 2017

Opinion: Isoken is the most accurate movie about Chimamanda yet

by Alexander O. Onukwue Even while the final credits scrolled up, you lingered by the steps to know if there ...

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Op-ed EditorJune 13, 2017

Vera Ezimora: I finally met my BFF Chimamanda and you won’t believe what I did!

by Vera Ezimora It’s no secret that I love Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Look at the posts I’ve written about her. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 17, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

by Dolapo Adelana These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Reuben Abati’s article about my breasts was ...

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RoqeebahMarch 13, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 13th of March

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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AzeezMarch 13, 2017

‘I want to put my defensiveness aside’ | Chimamanda issues a non-apology for her recent comments (READ)

Nigerian-born author, Chimamanda Adichie has clarified her statement on transgender women. Adichie in an interview with UK’s Channel 4 news ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 12, 2016

Ifeoluwa Adedeji: Radically speaking [NEW VOICES]

by Ifeoluwa Adedeji The feminist movement has acquired so much importance globally, owing largely to the work of popular women who ...

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Isime EseneOctober 20, 2016

Reuben Abati: Aisha Buhari and that BBC interview

by Reuben Abati Public communication is one of the most delicate challenges that people in public life face, either in the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 20, 2016

Chimamanda Adichie is Boots No7’s new face

Nigerian author Chimamanda Adichie is now the new face of make-up outfit, Boots No 7. Speaking in Vogue’s November 2016 ...

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RoqeebahOctober 19, 2016

“He wasted it”| Chimamanda’s assessment of Buhari takes no prisoners

Chimamanda Adichie is on a roll, it appears. In less than two weeks, she has gone from Beyonce’s brand of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 18, 2016

Did you miss Chimamanda’s piece for the New York Times? | Summary: She LOVES Michelle Obama

by Dolapo Adelana Chimamanda Adichie joined three others, including Hollywood’s Rashida Jones to write tributes to America’s gift-of-a-First-Lady, Michelle Obama. ...

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Ada IgboanugoMay 2, 2015

Chimamanda Adichie shows off her ‘fro in new shoot (PHOTOS)

by Chinwe Okafor Isn’t she adorable? The award winning author, Chimamanda Adiche showed off her full length afro in a photo ...

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Isime EseneApril 17, 2015

‘I’m just one out of the many untiring voices for #BringBackOurGirls,’ Oby Ezekwesili responds to TIME100 honour

by Isi Esene Obiageli Katryn Ezekwesili, former World Bank Vice President, current Senior Economic Adviser with the Africa Economic Development Policy ...

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Ada IgboanugoMarch 12, 2015

10 things we learnt from Chimamanda Adiche’s new interview

by Chinwe Okafor Renowned author, Chimamanda Adichie, sat down for a revealing exclusive interview with Chigozie Nwonwu of Olisa.tv, where ...

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