Wole Soyinka’s tribute to Bola Tinubu

2 months ago Admin 0
“I do not admire Tinubu because he is a saint. I do not admire Tinubu because he is from the south. I do not admire Tinubu because he is a Yoruba. If I want saints, I will proceed to heaven, not on earth. Every human is fallible. I admire Tinubu because; He saved Nigeria from Read More

President Buhari In A Trance” – Wole Soyinka

3 months ago Admin 0
Revered playwright, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said President Muhammadu Buhari is in a trance. Soyinka, while reacting to a question on the three things he would tell the President if he meets him, stated, ” I will say Mr President you are in a trance.” He added that the sooner the President got out of Read More

Buhari acting like Jonathan over Benue massacre – Professor Soyinka

4 months ago Admin 0
Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari was acting like former President, Goodluck Jonathan in his handling of the activities of Fulani herdsmen across Nigeria. While insisting that the President is handling the continued killings of farmers with kids’-glove, the poet pointed out that Jonathan did same with Boko Haram, leading Read More

Soyinka attacks Buhari over Fuel scarcity

5 months ago Admin 0
Nigerian Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has finally spoken on the current fuel crisis rocking the country. Last week, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Sunny Onuesoke had described Prof. Wole Soyinka, Prof. Pat Utomi, Pastor Tunde Bakare, Femi Falana and others as hypocrites for keeping mute as scarcity of fuel continues Read More

I ought to have died: Soyinka

7 months ago Admin 0
Professor Wole Soyinka, the Nobel Laureate said he ought to have died going by his lifestyle. It was the shocking response by the 83 year-old professor of literature and political activist to a question by the Financial Times of London, on how long he intends to live. “By all logic I should not be alive Read More

Soyinka goes to Trump’s America

7 months ago Admin 0
Professor Wole Soyinka is going back to  Donald Trump’s America, less than a year after he tore his Green Card following the election of Donald Trump as the president. He will be delivering from 14-16  November  the Richard D. Cohen Lectures at Harvard University Centre for African Studies. “I’ll go in as an alien, an Read More