Multi award winning Nigerian writer, author and popular Feminist, Chimamanda NgoziAdichie still can’t get over the pains from the death of his father, James Nwoye Adichie.
Recall the Nigeria’s first professor of statistics passed away on Wednesday June 10, 2020. Her daughter, Chimamanda is still in tears over his death. She took to her verified Facebook page to pen a deep and emotion words to her late dad.
In her touching words: “And just like that my life has changed forever. June 7, there was Daddy on our weekly family zoom call, talking and laughing. June 8, he felt unwell. Still, when we spoke he was more concerned about my concussion (I’d fallen while playing with my daughter).
James Nwoye Adichie was Nigeria’s first professor of Statistics. He studied Mathematics at Ibadan and got his PhD in Statistics from Berkeley.