Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie brought to her Instagram page to grieve for her mother’s death that happened on her late father’s birthday.
In the post she wrote, she recounted the events that encircled her death as she was revealed to be heartbroken twice.
Adichie disclosed that her mother was sick but after visiting the hospital, she became better. Afterward, the doctor sent an update that she’s fine, only for her to be transferred to the teaching hospital.
Read her post below;
“Two hours after she arrived at the teaching hospital, she died. It was March 1st. My father’s birthday. We were planning for my father’s iyipu-akwa, to mark the end of a formal mourning period, and now I cannot believe we are planning another funeral. Again.”
She also disclosed that her mother died during the traditional mourning period of her father.
“We were planning for my father’s Iyipu-akwa, to mark the end of the formal mourning period, and now I cannot believe we are planning a funeral again.”