Loyola University Chicago

Gannon Center for Women and Leadership

10/4/17: Escape from Nigeria

The Gannon Center for Women and Leadership and The Department of Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs invite you to attend a 

Talk with Author Maudlyne Ihejirika

Escape from Nigeria:

A Memoir of Faith, Love and War

October 4, 2017
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Damen Den (Damen Student Center)
Loyola University Chicago ‚óŹ Lakeshore Campus


Maudlyne Ihejirika, an award winning journalist with the Chicago Sun-Times, tells the real-life story of her mother’s childhood in Nigeria, her harrowing global effort to reunite her family, and miracles that led to her escape from the famine and deprivation of the Nigeria-Biafran war with six small children.

Find more on Ihejirika here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maudlyneihejirika/

More on her book here: https://www.facebook.com/EscapeFromNigeria/