Tag Archives: Professor Wole Soyinka

“I better not speak on Buhari’s administration for my sanity” Woke Soyinka says

Nigerian playwright, poet, Nobel prize winner in Literature and essayist in English language, Akinwande Oluwole Babatunde Soyinka, also known as Wole Soyinka, has made his opinion on President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. Prof. Wole Soyinka has never been shy to air his opinion when it comes to matters of the country, but refused to make any concrete statement when asked about …

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“Chinua Achebe disappointed me with his comments on my Nobel prize award in 1986”- Soyinka reveals

In 1986, Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka won the Nobel Prize for Literature, and shortly after, the remarks he got from late Prof Chinua Achebe, was something which he described as disappointing. In a conversation with Okey Ndibe an American-based Nigerian novelist, Soyinka considered the remarks from Prof Chinua Achebe as “uncalled for and disappointing.” During that time, it was …

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Prof. Soyinka Challenges Nigeria In A Big Question (See Details)

Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka in spite of the forthcoming general elections nailed to the wall approach of the present dispensation concentrated only to fighting corruption in which he left the big question “na anti-corruption we go chop?”.  The prolific discourse tagged “TRIVIALISE CORRUPTION, NEUTRALISE JUSTICE!” as delivered by Prof. Soyinka also addressed the justice system. Fasten your belt and digest the …

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