Soyinka urges finality on Abiola’s June 12 victory
More reactions have continued to trail the June 6th declaration by President Muhammadu Buhari, of June 12 as Nigeria’s Democracy Day in commemoration of the 1993 presidential election that was annulled by the military regime of Ibrahim Babangida as Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka urged Buhari to place the controversial poll in proper perspective. Shortly…
Foreign assistance to end killings
Obviously frustrated by the Federal Government’s failure or lack of will to end the spate of killings by herdsmen across the country, Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to seek international assistance.
Seek foreign help on carnage, Soyinka tells FG
Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has enjoined the Federal Government to seek international assistance in addressing the killings nationwide.
Soyinka, Eghagha commend UNN at Achebe’s conference
Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka, was treated to literary home coming when he attended the second Chinua Achebe International Conference organised by the Institute of African Studies at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN).
Buhari, Soyinka, government expected at IPI congress in Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari, Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka and state governors are among those confirmed to attend the 2018 World Congress of International Press Institute (IPI) scheduled for June. The 2018 IPI congress will hold at the International Conference Centre, Abuja.
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...