Award winning Nigerian writer, Chimamanda Adichie has shared her regret about not becoming an American citizen when the opportunity presented itself.
According to the Nigerian author, her country frustrates her and now she regrets not becoming a US citizen.
Chimamanda made this revelation in an interview with media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu on Bounce Radio.
She stated that,
“She’s Nigerian but Nigeria deeply frustrates her. She came to the immediate realization that she doesn’t have to be a dutiful daughter or citizen despite wanting to share in the average experience of an average Nigerian. She made the choice of not being a US citizen which she deeply regrets.”
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Meanwhile, the renowned writer also revealed why she stopped attending Catholic churches in Nigerian.
The 43-year-old writer explained that she does not attend Catholic churches in Nigeria because activities became “way too much” about money, fundraising, and thanksgiving.
She noted that she considers herself a Catholic, but is truly agnostic and questioning.