Lots of Nigerians have enjoyed listening to Chimamanda Adichie, her response to every question could tell how smart she is, her books gave her recognition all over the world, her recent mild and intelligent response to the French reporter who asked if there were bookstores in Nigeria, gained her more admirers.
Adichie has been trending since Sunday evening, over a question she asked a former democratic candidate and wife of a former president of the United States of America, Bill Clinton.
Over the weekend, while talking with Hilary Clinton, wife of former US president and former democratic presidential candidate, at a PEN world voices festival lecture at the cooper Union in Manhattan, Nigerian Author Chimamanda Adichie, who according to Amanpour is an icon of feminism, asked Ms. Clinton why her twitter Bio starts with “Wife”.
“In Your Twitter account, the first word that describes you is ‘wife’. And then I think its ‘Mom’, and then it’s ‘Grandmother’ Adichie said. “And when I saw that, I have to confess that I felt just a little bit upset. And then I went and I looked at your husband’s Twitter account, and the first word was not ‘Husband’ ” Continue reading Chimamanda Adichie-Hilary Clinton: Adichie Responds to Nigerians and Their Reaction Towards Her Controversial Question.