Friday, 22 March 2013
Foremost novelist Professor Chinua Achebe dies at 82
Novelist, poet, professor, critic and the author of the most widely read book in African literature (Things Fall Apart) professor Chinua Achebe, has passed on. Professor Achebe died last night March 21 in a hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He had been ill for a while. He was 82 years old.
The legend has gone home. May his soul rest in peace...Amen.