Tag Wole Soyinka

‘How my wife reacted to the news of my prostate cancer diagnosis’ -Wole Soyinka Opens Up

Recently, Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka opened up on his journey with prostrate cancer. Speaking to BBC, the renowned dramatist says his journey battling cancer has been uncomfortable, but easy. The literary icon was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2014

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Nobel Winner, Wole Soyinka Opens Up On Battle With Prostate Cancer

Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has opened up on his journey with prostrate cancer. Speaking to BBC, the renowned dramatist disclosed that when he went for a routine medical check-up in 2014, the doctor asked him to take more tests.

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Mo Abudu Shares Email From Wole Soyinka Over Plane Incident

It was all over the news yesterday, a young man refused to give up his window seat for Nobel laureate Professor Wole Soyinka in a plane. The young man had gotten to his seat to find Soyinka there. According to billionaire

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‘How Fela Kuti’s father’s cane shaped my life’ -Nigerian Poet, Prof. Wole Soyinka

Just as the popular saying, spare the rod and spoil the child. Disciplining a child can be a fine balancing act as kids are naturally wind up merchants, continually testing the limits of how much cheek you can stomach. Discipline is

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How Wole Soyinka Felt About His 20-Year-Old Son’s Marriage to 30-Year-Old Lover

We reported yesterday that Nigerian playwright and wife, Wole and Folake Soyinka’s son, Oretunlewa got married to his Igbo sweetheart of eight years, Nneka Ekechukwu, in the United States (read here). To many of the family members, it’s surprising that the wedding pictures have just appeared in

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Oretunlewa Soyinka Weds Lover of 8 Years Nneka Ekechukwu in Atlanta | PICTURES

Nigerian playwright and wife, Wole and Folake Soyinka’s son, Oretunlewa got married to his sweetheart, Nneka Ekechukwu in the United States, over the weekend. A selected group of close friends and relatives were present at the wedding. According to reports,

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