Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is set to lead a team of scholars to Washington where a discuss on Biafra will take center stage.

The writer whose words on feminism has gained global attention, would be the keynote speaker at a conference tagged: “Remembering Biafra.”

It is scheduled to hold at the The George Washington University in DC.

The conference will bring together scholars, activists, and humanitarians to examine the global impact of the Nigeria-Biafra War of 1967-70.

Speakers will be analyzing the war in terms of its impact on US-Africa relations, its influence on modern politics of humanitarianism, and the legacies of decolonization.