Court fines FG N200,000 for delay tactics in Sowore’s trial
The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday, ordered the Federal Government – the prosecution in the treasonable felony charge against the convener of #RevolutionNow protest and publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore and his co-defendant, Olawole Bakare...
Soyinka, Sani in court as Sowore's trial resumes
Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka and a former Nigerian lawmaker Shehu Sani are at the Abuja High Court at the resumed trial of Sahara Reporters publisher Omoyele Sowore on Wednesday. Also in court is the former Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Professor Chidi Odinkalu and activist Deji Adeyanju. Sowore was arrested on Saturday,…
Nigeria should not disintegrate
Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, was in a buoyant mood, the other day, when he nodded at the birth of the security outfit called Operation Amotekun, which was launched, in Ibadan, January 9, 2020, by the six governors of the South-West geo-political zone.
Yoruba leaders, senior lawyers knock Malami on Amotekun
Prominent lawyers including Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) yesterday bared their minds on the declaration by Abubakar Malami, Attorney General of the Federation and Justice Minister
Samklef Calls Out Wole Soyinka, Political Activists
Nigerian music producer and artiste, Samuel Oguachuba better known by his stage name, Samklef has called out Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka. In a picture he shared on his Twitter page, he slammed Soyinka and other political activists who came out during the 2011 Occupy Nigeria protest. According to the music producer, all those spotted during…
Discipline and the sextape imbroglio: The divine-human angle
Roughly, a week ago, the socio-media was literally on fire because of a leaked videoed sex. Nigerians are great news connoisseurs, paradoxically of salacious news that make ears tinkle...
Wole Soyinka Centre celebrates excellence in journalism
In its effort to acknowledge best practices in investigative journalism and attention to its significance for attaining good governance, social justice and accountability
Buhari, DSS get ultimatum to free Sowore, Dasuki, others
As a mark of its disapproval of alleged excesses of the Department of State Services (DSS) , a coalition of civil society groups yesterday gave President Muhammadu Buhari...