The mother of the renowned Nigerian writer, Mrs. Grace Ifeoma Adichie (nee Odigwe), died on Monday, March 1, in Awka, Anambra State.
She died suddenly on Monday, March 1st, 2021 in Awka, Anambra State. She was 78 years old.
“It was very sudden and we are devastated,” a family spokesperson said.
She is survived by her six children: Ijeoma, Uchenna, Chuks, Okechukwu, Chimamanda and Kenechukwu; as well as nine grandchildren, in-laws and many relatives.
This is happened just months after Chimamanda lost her dad.
May her soul rest in peace.