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Chinua Achebe dies a second time, thanks to social media
Chinua Achebe dies a second time, thanks to social media

It was sad when Nigerian-born author Chinua Achebe died March 21 at age 82. The fact that he died in 2013 was missed by those who began circulating the death on social media Monday morning. RIPs to Achebe have been making the rounds on Facebook and Twitter. That's where current national security advisor and former Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Susan Rice picked up the thread. "Today is a somber day in Nigeria, as Chinua Achebe was laid to rest in his native village," Rice tweeted, according to Politico. "A giant of African lit., he brought the Continent-and Nigeria, in particular-2 the world. His works left lasting impression on me & my...

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