Purple Hibiscus’ Author, Ngozi Chimamanda Adichie Buries Father Today- See Photos.

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The father of popular author, Ngozi Chimamada Adichie and first Nigerian Professor Of Statistics, James Nwoye Adichie was buried today , Friday, October 9.

Details and photos of the funeral was posted on Facebook by the Anambra State Broadcasting Service, ABS.

The burial was held at his hometown Abba, , Njikoka Council Area of Anambra State after the burial mass at St. Paul’s Catholic Church.

In attendance was his family – children including Chimamanda and her husband, Ivara Esege. The burial was also attended by Peter Obi, the former governor of Anambra state and several academicians.

In the photos Ivara can be seen holding tightly to his wife, Chimamanda so as to console her.

The deceased would be remembered for his academic prowess and many other of his good deeds.

See photos below;