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22 May
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, called for the removal of the Imam of the National mosque over his endorsement of the killing of a student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Deborah Samuel.
20 Apr
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday censured President Muhammadu Buhari for granting a presidential pardon to former governors of Plateau and Taraba states, Joshua Dariye...
23 Nov 2021
Africa's trailblazing Nobel laureate in literature, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, said Nigeria has reached a stage “where a series of town hall meetings should be organised to ask ourselves...
10 Oct 2021
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, Prof Femi Osofisan, and other distinguished Nigerianws would be guests at the first JP Clark Memorial celebrations.
25 Jul 2021
A former Chief Press Secretary to four governors of old Oyo State and Agbaakin Olubadan of Ibadan land, Oloye Lekan Alabi, has urged pupils of Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Primary Schoo
15 Jun 2021
Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has said that Nigeria may not celebrate another Democracy Day as one nation if President Muhammadu Buhari fails to listen to the people and decentralise the system of government...
25 Apr 2021
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has called on President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to stop the blame game and urgently salvage the nation from becoming a failed state...
18 Mar 2021
At the end of 2020, Caroline Davis, a British scholar based at England’s Oxford Brookes University, published the book, African Literature and the CIA: Networks of Authorship and Publishing.
8 Jul 2020
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, described the review of broadcast regulation code by the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) as a tactical declaration of war
31 Mar 2020
Mixed reactions yesterday trailed the lockdown of Lagos and the Ogun States by President Muhammadu Buhari as part of efforts to check the spread of the ravaging coronavirus...
20 Nov 2019
The venerable writer and Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, and Professor Oladele Orimoogunje have lent their voices to the cultural renaissance championed by Yoruba Lakotun.
26 Jul 2019
“A great man’s responsibility is not only to his biological children, but to every child around him” - African Saying. Professor Wole Soyinka fits this description. A people-builder and a selfless leader, his life, beliefs and everything about him have been about giving back to society and the nation at large. It is said, not in…


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Opposition forces in Guinea on Monday spurned the ruling junta's offer of dialogue, accusing it of authoritarian rule and "unacceptable" violations of fundamental rights.
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Muhammad Sadiq-Wali, the Kano State governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says his main target is to restore the lost glory of the state, known as the centre for commerce.
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The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in Uganda has risen to nine, the health ministry said Friday, two weeks after the authorities announced an epidemic in the centre of the country.
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Barde, who died on Sunday in Gubana village after a protracted illness, was the elder brother of Yobe Deputy Governor, Alhaji Idi Gubana.
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Ohanaeze Ndigbo, an apex Igbo social-cultural organisation, says the body is against violent agitation in any form because the group believes in the continued corporate existence of the country.