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Entertainment of Sunday, 1 January 2023


Chief Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Peter Obi shake hands in the traditional Igbo way

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Peter Obi Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Peter Obi

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been in the news following her conferment in Anambra state on December 30, 2022.

The renowned author was conferred with the title of Odeluwa Abba, ‘the writer of global acclaim’.

During the ceremony, Chimamanda and Peter Obi who joined her to celebrate her conferment were filmed exchanging greetings in the traditional Igbo way.

The author used her chieftaincy hand fan, which had her title on it, to shake hands with Peter Obi, the presidential candidate of the Labour Party.

The Anambra state Governor, Charles Soludo was also present at the ceremony.
Taking to his social media page, he shared a photo of himself and Chimamanda while congratulating her on her conferment.

Dr Ivara Esege, Chimamanda's husband, was also said to be present at the ceremony.

Watch the video below;