Niyi Osundare

An Abuja poolside sit- out with Niyi Osundare

Typical of the extremely organised personality that he is, the multiple award-winning poet, Niyi Osundare,…

Poet of the People: Niyi Osundare

Poets from all over the world today do not come any loftier than Nigeria’s Niyi…

I TOO REMEMBER: Going down memory lane with Oladipupo Adamolekun at 80

I remember: when I got to Christ’s School in January 1967 for the Higher School…

For Yemi Ogunbiyj at 75 (The Road Never Forgets)

  By Niyi Osundare Step after step We ply life’s Road Through dust, through clay…

Nigerian Subsidy and the Real Subsidisers

Here, in plain, unsubsidized language      Are the basic facts  About the fabled Nigerian “subsidy”…

He taught Us How to Teach by Learning: For Ayo Bamgbose at 90

 By Niyi  Osundare   When I called him the “doyen of African linguistics” in my…

Nigeria’s Holy Romance With Ignorance

Professor Niyi Osundare is saddened and bewildered by the way our people so characteristically throw…

Climate of Fear*

By Niyi Osundare The rains come too late these days and leave before their time…

The Ultimate Maestro: Victor Efosa Uwaifo, (1941-2021)

   By Niyi Osundare Siwo  siwosiwo Siwooooooooooooooo   He was Nigeria’sclosest instance of the Renaissance…

The Joy of the Jab

  (Hurray for Medical Science)   By Niyi Osundare In went the needle, then out…