Soyinka vows not to vote for Buhari, Atiku
Amid the campaigns for the forthcoming general elections, Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday stated that neither President Muhammadu Buhari nor former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, would get his vote.
Chimamanda Adichie Praises Wole Soyinka
Renowned Nigerian author and feminism advocate, Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie has taken to her Instagram page to shower praises on legendary Nigerian Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka. In her post, Adichie expressed awe for and gratitude to Soyinka describing him as a “guiding light”. The "Americannah" author shared a photo of herself posing beside the literary giant and wrote,…
Osinbajo, Soyinka urge action against fake news
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday decried peddling of fake news, warning that the act posed great danger for the society, aside causing physical harm. He expressed regret that a lot of misinformation from the social media also find their ways into the traditional media, stressing the need to carry out investigations, cross check facts and…
LASU VC congratulates Abolarinwa, first Nigerian female Urologist
Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, Vice -Chancellor, Lagos State University (LASU) has congratulated Dr Abimbola Abolarinwa of the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), who emerged the first female Urologist in Nigeria. An official bulletin of LASU made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday noted that Abolarinwa bagged the award at the prestigious…
The 2018 diary: February
Buhari nominates Adamu as CBN deputy director. President Muhammadu Buhari nominated Edward Adamu as a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
Soyinka, Anwukah task teachers, pupils on language use
Nobel Laureate and seasoned playwright, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and the Minister of State for Education, Prof Anthony Anwukah have tasked teachers to guide their pupils on the proper use of language.
Strikes, protests demonstrations against ourselves
Against colonial rule, under the jackboots of apartheid enforcers of the National Party of Afrikaners and confronting the inhumane politics of Sani Abacha, strikes, protests and demonstrations are in order.
FUNAAB to honour Soyinka, Falola at 26th convocation as 113 bag first class
The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State, will today bestow honorary doctorate degree on Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka...