Soyinka urges president to declare 48 hours ultimatum on land-usurpers
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to give a 48-hour deadline order to all land-usurpers to quit forcefully occupied lands.
Don’t support failed politicians, Soyinka warns youths
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has urged Nigerian youths to mobilise themselves ahead of the 2019 general elections, saying they should desist from supporting leaders who meted untold hardship on the masses.
Soyinka’s Play For Filming Into A Three Season TV Series Wole Soyinka’s The Beatification of Area Boy is on course of being adapted into a TV drama series. Smartcity Plc, a new company promoted by Demola Aladekomo, founder of Chams Plc, has gone far in the process of getting the rights from the playwright to…
Soyinka, others open Seaside Cottage Theatre in Bariga
A new initiative at harnessing child talent in the area of community theatre and talent development is set for launch. It is the community-based humanitarian project of Footprints of David Art, known as Seaside Cottage Theatre.
Third African Drum Festival to begin in Abeokuta
Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, will come alive from Thursday, April 19 through Saturday, April 21, as drummers from 20 African countries and many states of the federation will participate...
Civil action and democracy
Sir: One of the cardinal problems that hamper the development of democracy in Nigeria is the inability of her citizens to effectively express...
‘FG abdicating responsibilities on herdsmen’
The continued wave of armed herdsmen attacks across the country has irked Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, who said the situation is currently forcing the Nigerian government to rescind its laws.
Soyinka, Obi to speak on rebuilding a divided Nigeria
Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka and former Governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi are among dignitaries billed to speak at the maiden edition of the Ripples Nigeria Dialogue.
Nigerian feminism as alternative voice in feminist discourse
In discussing the issues of women in relation to various factors, what comes to mind is the term “feminism”. And feminism is the belief...
Soyinka becomes ‘honorary citizen’ of cap Haitian
Today, in Haiti, the Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka will be officially decorated as a ‘Honourable Citizen’ of Cap Haitien, capital of the northern region of the Caribbean Island country. At the ceremony to be held in the city’s town hall, he will formally be handed Key to the country’s second largest and most touristic city.…