Niyi Osundare

Open Letter: President Buhari, Say Something

By Niyi Osundare   Dear President Buhari, It is now two days since members of…

Nigerian democracy on life support- Niyi Osundare

Now Nigeria is 59. Professor Niyi Osundare, in this interview, appraises how the nation’s journey…

Omoyele Sowore: Nigeria’s Wrong Prisoner

- A Note to President Buhari By Niyi Osundare The 2015 general elections had just…

Not My Business

By Niyi Osundare They picked Akanni up one morning Beat him soft like clay And…

Bard of the River Nun: Remembering Gabriel Imomotimi Okara (1929 – 2019)

  . . . .my river’s calling too ……………………..…… And each dying year brings near…

Still in Defence of Lasting Values

By Niyi Osundare Let us begin by deliberating on the choice and import of the…

Conversation with Niyi Osundare

- by Femi Olugbile The event was billed as the last installment of the programme…

Niyi Osundare at Literary Crossroads in Lagos Sings of Change

Temitope Adeiye The last edition of Literary Crossroads for the year held at the Goethe…

Another Season Of Hate And Severance: World War 111, Here We Come!

By Niyi Osundare The journey from hate to holocaust Is perilously short…. (from ‘Ode to…

FAREWELL TO THE SCHOLAR WITHOUT BORDERS (for Abiola Irele, 1936 – 2017)

By Niyi Osundare When Serendipity conspires with Fate, the result is almost invariably a combination…