Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie loses mum months after losing dad. The renowned writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has lost her mother, Mrs. Grace Ifeoma Adichie, who died on Monday, March 1, in Awka, Anambra State.
Mrs Grace was aged 78.
It was very sudden and we are devastated,” a family spokesperson said, according to Guardian.
She is survived by her six children: Ijeoma, Uchenna, Chuks, Okechukwu, Chimamanda and Kenechukwu; as well as nine grandchildren, in-law and many relatives.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by her family later.