25 Apr 2021
In recent times, the word ‘anthropocene’ has gained a certain fame in my cache of words – an occurrence that has stirred my curiosity. I concede that ‘anthropocene’
2 Apr 2021
Noble Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, warned operatives of the South West Security Network, codenamed Amotekun, in Ogun State against abusing their power.
25 Mar 2021
Almost everyone who has the sensibility for debates and discourses, and who is also old enough, will be familiar with the name of Chinweizu. He was the eponymous literary figure that was at the center of the literary debate around the nature...
21 Mar 2021
It is going to be an evening of ideas, rhymes and reasons around climate change and the environment with Wole Soyinka at Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos today as part of activities celebrating World Poetry Day 2021. Themed Voices In The Cause of Earth, the event will feature Efe Paul Azino, Evelyn Osagie,…
18 Mar 2021
At the end of 2020, Caroline Davis, a British scholar based at England’s Oxford Brookes University, published the book, African Literature and the CIA: Networks of Authorship and Publishing.
7 Mar 2021
Prof. Wole Soyinka’s way with words is legendary. When The Guardian proposed an interview with the wordsmith, it was with mixed feelings. WS must be too tired to submit himself...
12 Feb 2021
Following the invasion of Professor Wole Soyinka’s Abeokuta residence by herdsmen and their cattle, the Noble Laureate, yesterday, berated Ogun State Police command for lying over the incident.
11 Feb 2021
The Nigeria Police Force has debunked rumour of herdsmen invasion of Abeokuta home of Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday.
19 Jan 2021
The venerable writer and 1986 Nobel Prize winner in Literature, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called on Nigerians to take extreme care before imputing any act or pronouncement as an attack on faith.
19 Jan 2021
The timing of Bishop Matthew Kukah’s Christmas message, and the ensuing offensives could not be more fortuitous, seeing that it comes at a time when a world powerful nation...
23 Dec 2020
Today, Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020 is the 19th remembrance anniversary of the late Chief ‘Bola Ige, SAN, the first Civilian Governor of old Oyo State (October 1, 1979, to September 30, 1983)
18 Dec 2020
Nothing is working in Nigeria. There is no doubt any more about it. What many persons had said before, long before now, was recently underlined in, of all places, President Buhari’s home city of Daura and home state of Katsina.
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