CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE REVEALS THAT SHE WAS ASSAULTED AT 17
With the ongoing #MeToo Movement, there is a need for sexually assaulted women to find restitution. Award-winning Author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gave the closing keynote speech on the second day of the event and it was quite a powerful speech.
In her speech she talks about being sexually assaulted at 17 by a powerful man in media. She was one of the 500 gender equality advocates who participated in the Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality in Sweden on 15–17 April.
The forum was geared towards strengthening women and girls’ rights, access to resources and their representation.
Here is her keynote closing speech;