Tag: Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka scolds National Assembly

Estimated Reading Time: 3Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday criticised the National Assembly for not concretely taking up the clamour for the restructuring of the country. Speaking on a live TV programme, Soyinka urged the National Assembly to listen to the calls for the restructuring of Nigeria and take[Read More…]

Prof Wole Soyinka says Buhari acted in an “authoritarian manner” by deploying soldiers on #EndSARS protesters

Estimated Reading Time: 1Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has condemned the shooting of peaceful protesters in Lekki, Lagos, on Tuesday evening, saying the army has replaced the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). Soldiers opened fire on peaceful protesters at the Lekki toll gate on Tuesday evening, killing several youth. In a statement on[Read More…]

Wole Soyinka agrees with Obasanjo; says Nigeria is divided like never before under Buhari

Estimated Reading Time: 2Nobel Laureate Prof Wole Soyinka, has said the country is more divided as never before under the current administration of President Muhammadu Buhari Professor Soyinka in a statement signed from his Autonomous Residence of Ijegba, Idi-Aba Estate, Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Tuesday titled, “Between ‘Dividers-in-chief’ and Dividers-in-law,”[Read More…]