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Group tells Soyinka to stop supporting Buhari

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A pro-democracy group, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy and Constitution, has criticised Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, for allegedly attacking former President Olusegun Obasanjo and subtly supporting President Muhammadu Buhari. The group asked Nigerians to be wary of the Nobel laureate, alleging that he (Soyinka) has “sacrificed his hard-earned …

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Soyinka says fake News may start third World War

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Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, says fake news has become a threat to mankind, adding that it may cause World War 3. Soyinka who is a panelist at BBC News‘ ‘Countering Fake News’ symposium said this in Abuja on Wednesday. He said, “I’ve said this before that fake news may …

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Don’t crucify Ortom for leaving APC – Soyinka

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Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, said on Thursday that no power or force should crucify Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, for returning to the Peoples Democratic Party from the All Progressives Congress. Soyinka, while clarifying that he was not campaigning for any political party, said that was his position on …

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Buhari doing little to stop killer herdsmen — Obasanjo, Soyinka

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, on Wednesday slammed President Muhammadu Buhari for doing little to stop killings by herdsmen amid the general insecurity in the country. Obasanjo, who paid a condolence visit to Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State yesterday, said the magnitude of security …

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