Friday, 22 March 2013

SAD NEWS: Professor Chinua Achebe is Dead

One of Nigeria’s most talented and
celebrated writer and author of the timeless novel, Things Fall Apart, Professor Chinua Achebe is dead.

The 82-year-old, who also recently released a new book titled ‘There Was a Country’, passed on last night in a a hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

It can be recalled that the Professor Achebe, who was the David and Mariana Fisher Professor of Literature at Brown University, has been ill for a some time.

Source: Daily Post*

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