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Demand Withdrawal Of Soldiers Deployed By FG, Soyinka Tells Govs

Elder statesman, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called on governors in states where protests against the Special Anti-Robbery Squad forced declaration of curfews to immediately demand the withdrawal of soldiers deployed by the Federal Government. The playwright, in a message on Wednesday from his residence in Abeokuta, Ogun State, titled, ‘DÉJÀ VU– In tragic vein,’ spoke on the backdrop of the ...

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Presidency To Soyinka: Buhari Inherited Terribly Divided Nation

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, says President Muhammadu Buhari inherited a “terribly” divided country from his predecessor, Goodluck Jonathan, in 2015. He said Nigeria had always been divided and there was nothing special about the comments made by Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka; and former President Olusegun Obasanjo. Adesina, who is the President’s ...

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Danger Ahead As Soyinka Warns FG Over Ruga

… says any country where cattle take priority over human life is at elementary stage Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has warned the Federal Government that its handling of Ruga herdsmen settlements could spark an explosion in the country. Soyinka, at the inauguration of the United Nations Solutions 17 SDG programme in Lagos on Tuesday, said the Ruga project of ...

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