Let’s appease Achebe’s spirit by living up to his lofty ideals

Chinua Achebe

The late Chinua Achebe, author of Things Fall Apart.

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What you need to know:

  • The celebrated author breathed his last on March 18, 2012.
  • His memoir is an invaluable text for those who wish to understand the history of Africa in general.

March 18 is a memorable day for literature enthusiasts as it marks the day one of the Africa’s great authors Albert Chinualumogu Achebe breathed his last, precisely on March 18, 2012. 


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