Human rights activists must not be cowards, says Lekan Alabi
... Oresanya from 1984 to 1989. Alabi had, at age 17 years in 1967 and as a young secondary school student, written a personal letter to the then Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon over the continued detention of the then Mr, now Prof. Wole Soyinka.
Monochrome Is A Tender Piece Of Filmmaking About Black Male Affection
... and purposefully understated ways: a father gently kisses his young son on the lips; a barber cuts hair as the hum of his clippers engulfs the quiet; shrouded in a soft pink glow, two men sit side-by-side as they read from texts by Wole Soyinka and ...
Reclaiming history with Yaa Gyasi and Chibundu Onuzo
She claims that a lot of Wole Soyinka's plays are set in Abeokuta and that Chinua Achebe didn't really engage much with Lagos and, when he did, it was unflattering, as though it were obligatory that Achebe's portrayal of the city had to be a flattering ...
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The series sizzles with exciting interviews with leading historians, creative writers, art historians, paleoanthropologists, geneticists and museum curators, including the Nigerian Nobel Prize-winning author Wole Soyinka; Kenyan paleoanthropologist Dr.