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Prof. Wole Soyinka

Igbos vote where their stomach take them, they suffer from incurable money mindedness – Wole Soyinka

Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka has described the Igbos as people who can be predicted when it comes to voting. According to him, the Igbos vote based on their stomach and have an incurable money mindedness. Prof. Soyinka said this while delivering a lecture titled ‘Predicting Nigeria, Electoral Ironies’ at Harvard ...

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Read: Open letter to Prof. Wole Soyinka by Sadiq Sani Abacha

Sadiq Sani Abacha is one of the sons of late military dictator Sani Abacha. Below is an open letter he wrote to professor Wole Soyinka days after the Nobel Laureate said it was an insult to share an award with his late father, Sani Abacha. Sadiq says Prof Soyinka attacking ...

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Prof. Wole Soyinka and four Northern Governors face embarrassment at Port-Harcourt airport

Four northern governors were stoned at the Port Harcourt International Airport as they arrived the state capital for a solidarity visit on the governor, Rotimi Amaechi. Also stoned was Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka who was also visiting the state for the umpteenth time. Incidentally, Soyinka has been a very frequent ...

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Prof. Wole Soyinka blasts Jonathan & his wife

Nigeria’s Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has laid the blame of the crisis rocking Rivers State at the door step of the Presidency. Sounding metaphorical, the Nobel Laureate likens the situation playing out in oil-rich Rivers State to a play; MURDER IN THE CATHEDRAL, written by English Playwright, T. S. ...

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