Renowned writer and gender activist Chimamanda Adichie is currently on vacation in her hometown, Abba in Anambra state.
The 41-year-old shared on her Instagram account a lovely photo of her buying local delicacy, roasted corn and pear by the road side.
She wrote, “Oka na ube. In my ancestral hometown, Abba, Anambra State, repository of so many happy memories.”
Though she hails from Abba in Anambra State, Chimamanda was born in Enugu,capital of Enugu State. Her father James Nwoye Adichie was a professor of statistics at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka while her mother Grace Ifeoma was the university’s first female registrar.
Chimamanda Adichie is widely regarded as one of the best African writers of her generation.