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Dr. Bukar Usman

19 Sep
In the annals of Nigerian letters, Dr Bukar Usman stands tall and is unmatched not just in sheer creative fecundity, but also, most significantly in the range of his creative concerns
10 Jan 2019
The folktale, though a useful tool of character formation, moral transformation, cultural authenticity, communal harmony, and educational entertainment, is endangered today. In spite of the beneficial nature of Nigeria’s oral narratives and creative spin-offs noted above, little is being done by governments, communities, schools and parents to preserve and promote our rich oral heritage of…
25 Feb 2018
From April 29 through May 2, 2018, the Nigerian Folklore Society (NFS) will hold its yearly conference at the Bayero University, Kano, in conjunction with the university’s Centre for Research in Nigerian Languages and Folklore. President of the society, historian and writer, DR. BUKAR USMAN, spoke with ANOTE AJELUOROU about the relevance of the conference…
23 Nov 2016
University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Enugu State, will honour foremost folklorist and author, Dr. Bukar Usman, founder of Dr. Bukar Usman Foundation, with an award for ethical and value-oriented leadership.


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