Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, who began personally using her Facebook page in 2016 and who joined Instagram in 2017, is now on Twitter. The move was made by the author to forestall impersonators. In the past few years, she had stressed that she was not on Twitter.
The account, which was opened in October 2018 and currently has 4,813 followers, made its first tweet on 10 January.
This is Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s official Twitter handle. It was set up because fake accounts are impersonating her and attempting to extort people. Legitimate contact info: https://t.co/i1x0beoWZO
— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (@ChimamandaReal) January 10, 2019ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
The page also shared her Instagram and Facebook pages:
— Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (@ChimamandaReal) January 10, 2019
Follow her on Twitter at @Chimamanda Real.