Home » Tag Archives: ken saro wiwa

Tag Archives: ken saro wiwa

20 years after: Yinka Odumakin remembers Ogoni Activist, Ken Saro-Wiwa

By Yinka Odumakin “My lord, We all stand before history. I am a man of peace, of ideas. Appalled by the denigrating poverty of my people who live on a richly endowed land, distressed by their political marginalisation and economic strangulation, angered by the devastation of their land, their ultimate heritage, anxious to preserve their right to life and to ... Read More »

“My Aso Rock Experience ” Ken Saro-Wiwa Jnr. opens up

Ken Saro-Wiwa joined the government to fight for reform. Now, as he leaves, he reflects on how young Nigerians are transforming the nationWhen President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as Nigeria‚Äôs 15th head of state last month, it was, as the saying goes, the beginning of an end and the end of a beginning. After a decade working as an ... Read More »