Nigerian Nobel Laureate Wins Awolowo Award

Professor Wole Soyinka has been named winner of the Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership, instituted in honour of the late politician.

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Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka

  • Nigeria:  Soyinka Bags Awolowo's Prize for Leadership Award

    This Day, 20 December 2012

    Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday emerged recipient of the maiden edition of the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo Prize for Leadership. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Soyinka Wins Awolowo Leadership Award

    Leadership, 20 December 2012

    Nobel laureate Professor Wole Soyinka was yesterday unveiled as the recipient of the 2012 maiden award of the Obafemi Awolowo prize for leadership. read more »

  • Nigeria:  The Soyinka Effect

    Daily Trust, 16 December 2012

    Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka was the main attraction at the 2nd MBA Literary Colloquium in Minna. Sunday Trust was there and reports on the long day and many events that marked the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Soyinka Centre Honours Journalists

    Daily Trust, 16 December 2012

    Continuing its tradition of honouring works that reflect best standards in investigative journalism on the world anti-corruption day - December 9 - the Wole Soyinka Centre for ... read more »