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The Joys of Motherhood

The Joys of Motherhood

by Buchi Emecheta

Agunwa

Character Analysis

Agunwa is Agbadi's senior wife. Agunwa's slave woman is forced to be buried with her, as is the Ibo custom. The slave woman becomes Nnu Ego's chi (personal god) and tormented Nnu Ego for the rest of her life

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