Novelist Professor Chinua Achebe dies at 82

Chinua Achebe-dies

Novelist, poet, professor, critic and the author of the most widely read book in African literature (Things Fall Apart) professor Chinua Achebe, has passed on.

Achebe died last night March 21 in a hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. He had been ill for a while. He was 82 years old.

May his soul rest in peace.

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