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29 May
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, cancelled his scheduled engagement with Anambra State school, which was slated for August, in solidarity with the late Hariri Jubril..
23 May
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and other prominent Nigerians, at the weekend, paid tribute to the late Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Ibrahim Attahiru.
8 Apr
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, again came down hard on the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) over the appointment of ex-Osun State deputy governor, Chief Iyiola Omisore...
6 Apr
Some key Yoruba leaders yesterday, urged the Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and National Secretary of All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Iyiola Omisore..
3 Apr
When talking about Alhaji Olateju Wasee Kareem, it makes sense to remember the yearly Wole Soyinka International Cultural Exchange Project (WSICE).
3 Apr
Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, said that the recent emergence of Iyiola Ajani Omisore, one of the prime suspects in the murder of a former Attorney General of the Federation..
13 Jan
Here we go again, the same boring, illiterate public interlopers who lack the courage of their conviction and must steal the identities of their betters.
31 Dec 2021
Today Friday 31 is the last day, the very last day, of the fabulously eventful year called 2021. Our local historians and chroniclers and recorders of events will have much and much to say about this year which rolls out of our lives for good very, very soon.
14 Dec 2021
The position of the Yoruba Council of Elders on restructuring is a bottleneck position and damaging to the progress made so far on the clamour for restructuring from the people.
25 Nov 2021
Professor Wole Soyinka, Africa's first Nobel laureate in literature, was this week the guest of top UK property maestro, Yemi Edun, as the founder and CEO of Daniel Ford International hosted the launch and book reading of ‘Chronicles From the Land of The Happiest People on Earth’ inside the British Library Knowledge Centre in London.…
22 Nov 2021
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka is to present his new book at the British Library today’s night when he will read and discuss his latest work, Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth, at an event tagged: “An Evening with Professor Wole Soyinka.”
15 Nov 2021
My studies at Great Ife under Prof Wole Soyinka got off on a beery note.


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