Chimamanda Adichie bags “Doctors of Letters” honor from Yale University

Chimamanda bag Yale University Honors Award – Top Nigerian author and feminist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has been honored with Doctors of letters, honoris causa by prestigious American University, Yale University.

Honorary Awards received by Chimamanda Adichie

The “Dear Ijeawele” author who was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship in 2008 also became the first African to deliver the Class Day Speech of the Yale College at New Haven, Connecticut in May.

Chimamanda bag Yale University Honors Award – Photo

Chimamanda bag Yale University Honors Award

Chimamanda Adichie receiving Honorary Award from Yale University

It will be recalled that over a year ago she was honoured by Duke University in the United States with an honorary degree.

In a post, on her Instagram handle on Monday, alongside a picture of her receiving her certificate, Chimamanda wrote:

“Doctor of Letters, Honoris Causa. Yale University”

Yale University is an America university founded in 1701 and is ranked number 3 according to the 2019 edition of Best Colleges.

By | 2019-06-10T19:40:52+01:00 June 10th, 2019|Celebrities|0 Comments

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