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Mrs. Grace Ifeoma Adichie (nee Odigwe), the mother of renowned writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, is dead.
She died at 78.
She gave rge ghost on Monday, March 1 2021 in Awka, Anambra State.
According to a family spokesperson, he said her death was: ‘It was very sudden and we are devastated.’
Recall that her husband, a renowned Professor of Statistics, James Adichie, died last June at 88.
Mrs. Adichie is survived by six children: Ijeoma, Uchenna, Chuks, Okechukwu, Chimamanda, and Kenechukwu as well as nine grandchildren, in-laws, and many relatives.
The family announced that funeral arrangements will be made public in due course.
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