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Wole Soyinka

Nigerian writer

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Wole Soyinka: Nigerian writer
Akinwande Oluwole Babatunde Soyinka, known as Wole Soyinka, is a Nigerian playwright, poet and essayist. He was awarded the 1986 Nobel Prize in Literature, the first African to be honoured in that category.


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