Nobel Laureate, Soyinka, Chides Buhari Over Zakzaky Detention; “You are A National Embarrassment”

NOBEL Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday, lampooned President Muhammadu Buhari over his alleged refusal to obey court orders, describing it as a national embarrassment. Soyinka spoke as many prominent Nigerians called for the restructuring of the country as a way out of the present challenges against the unity of the country. They spoke at the Handshake Across Nigeria summit titled: ‘Nigeria beyond oil’, organised by Nzuko Umunna and The Core Federalists, which took place in Lagos. The summit was graced by prominent Nigerians, among whom were the President-General of Ohanaeze…

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PMB Is More Than Clueless, Doesn’t Deserve Second Term – Prof Soyinka

The renowned Nigerian Novel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has come out to express his regrets at supporting President Muhammadu Buhari, whom he described as the most scandalous and direction less President that Nigeria ever had. Prof Soyinka said supporting Buhari for a second term in office would be “unpardonable evil.” According to the prof, president Buhari is more than clueless and certainly does not deserve a second term. For the past few weeks, there have been a lot of high profile Nigerians who have come out to publicly oppose the…

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Soyinka berates Buhari on continued detention of Sheikh Zakzaky as FFK chides the government

The renowned Nigerian Nobel Prize winner, Professor Wole Soyinka has spoken against the massacre of members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria and the continued detention of Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky. Speaking to a BBC interviewer as monitored recently, the Nobel Laureate used the term “massacre” to describe the brutal killing of minority Muslims in December 2015 in Zaria. He said the Buhari government has committed several errors that are worth criticising. On the continued detention of the leader of the Islamic Movement, Soyinka said for him, it is “illogical and…

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