Powerful literary voices: notable winners of the Nobel Prize in literature
New York Daily News
Wole Soyinka (1986). Known for his dramatic playwriting, the first African winner of the prize has traveled the world and taken on a host of topics in his work. Born in Nigeria, Soyinka spent six years in London where he worked at the Royal Court Theatre.
NOW OPEN: 10th Wole Soyinka investigative reporting awards
The Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ) has opened applications for the 10th Wole Soyinka award for investigative reporting. In a statement issued at the weekend, the centre said it would be once again stay true to its tradition of ...
Hearing in Soyinka, Oyinlola dispute for Oct 12
The Guardian Nigeria (satire) (press release) (blog)
Wole Soyinka and former Osun State Governor, Mr. Olagunsoye Oyinlola, for Monday, October 12, 2015. The fixing of this suit seems to have contradicted the claim by Oyinlola-led board of the centre that the court handling the leadership tussle rocking ...
EXCLUSIVE: How Wole Soyinka Showed His Prowess In "King Baabu" (Photos)
The short stage play which thrilled the audience for about two hours, is a parody about Africa's past and present politician figures written by Professor Wole Soyinka. A naked satire on the rule of late General Sani Abacha in Nigeria, the play accounts ...