Captain Elechi Amadi was given a state burial today in Rivers State project task tracking software.
Elechi Amadi , born 12th of May 1934 was a former member of the Nigerian Armed Forces. He was an author of plays and novels that are generally about African village life, customs, beliefs, and religious practices prior to contact with the Western world. Amadi is best regarded for his 1966 debut novel,The Concubine, which has been called “an outstanding work of pure fiction”.
He died on 29th June 2016.