Tag Archives: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Talks About Feminism On “The Daily Show” With Trevor Noah

Writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was on “The Daily Show” with host Trevor Noah and she discussed her book “Dear Ijeawele, or a Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions.” Before speaking about her book, Chimamanda was asked what she thinks is the reason people see the word “feminist” as a negative thing. “I think that feminism has long been associated with…

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Award Winning Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Becomes First African To Deliver Speech At Harvard University

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie just became the first African ever to deliver the Harvard University Class Day Speech which is a major feature of the university’s annual graduation events. Class Day speakers are selected by the students themselves. Previous speakers include last year’s speaker, former US Vice President under President Obama, Joe Biden; former President Bill…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives Honorary Degree From Duke University

Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has received an honorary degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Adichie was one of the 6 conferred with the degree at the ceremony, all of them describes as people who have changed the world in extensive ways. “Few writers have captured the challenges of immigrants and others navigating those changes…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Responds To Comments On Her Interview With Hillary Clinton

From tweets and replies to open letters, a snippet of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s interview with Hillary Clinton at the PEN World Voices Festival lecture on Sunday night has been met with a lot of strong opinions. In the interview, Chimamanda asked the former U.S presidential candidate why she has “wife” leading her bio. A lot of people have come…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Samantha H. Dollar of Zohi Taglit

Samantha H. Dollar   Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian…

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Talks About How She Was Sexually Assaulted At The Age Of 17! Watch

Award-winning Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was one of the 500 gender equality advocates who participated in the Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality in Sweden on 15–17 April. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gave the closing keynote speech on the second day of the event. In her speech she talks about being sexually assaulted at 17 by a powerful man in…

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Chimamada Ngozi Adichie Is Beautiful On The Cover Of TW Magazine

Internationally acclaimed writer and speaker, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the cover star for TW Magazine‘s April 2018 Issue. Adichie, takes us into her world, in her own words. She speaks on being a mother, wife, sister, feminist, writer, and more. In the spirit of Buy Nigerian, this month’s fashion editorial follows a young model, decked in fabulous…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Sylvia Enekwe-Ojei and Olivia Enekwe-Okoji Of Gozel Green

Sylvia Enekwe-Ojei and Olivia Enekwe-Okoji Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears,…

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Chimamanda Adichie, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Attend Edward Enninful’s Afternoon Tea Reception In Honour Of Oprah Winfrey

Over the weekend, media mogul Oprah Winfrey was hosted by Vogue Magazine’s Edward Enninful at an intimate afternoon tea reception to celebrate her role in the film A Wrinkle In Time. The event had several  stars from the fashion and film worlds in attendance. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba, Ava DuVernay, Steve McQueen, Reese Witherspoon and more were spotted…

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Chimamanda Adichie Is Gracious In Tiffany Amber To Deliver The #IWD Keynote Speech At Amazon

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie had the honor of delivering the International Women’s Day keynote speech at the Amazon Headquarters in Seattle yesterday, 8th of March. For the event, Chimamanda rocked a gorgeous green blouse from Nigerian womenswear brand Tiffany Amber. She kept her look simple and chic by pairing the blouse with black pants.   See…

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