We Are Not Mourning But Celebrating, Says Captain Elechi Amadi’s Kinsmen

We Are Not Mourning But Celebrating,  Says  Captain Elechi Amadi’s Kinsmen

Paul Obiajunwo Dikewoha, Port Harcourt

Kinsmen to late renowned prolific author and literary icon, Captain Elechi Amadi who died on Wednesday at the age of 82 years said they are not mourning their brother but celebrating his his achievement on earth.

The younger brother to late Elechi Amadi, Elder Valentine Amadi said this yesterday when The Post visited Mgbodo village in Aluu community, Ikwerre Local government of Rivers State

He said his brother has made a good impression on earth that would last forever, adding that he was not sick or weak untill the day he gave up the ghost.

He noted that the family would unveil the burial arrangement to the public, stressing that this is not the period to cry but to celebrate a man who has immortalized himself before his death.