Category - Eulogy

IGE: ARRIVAL IN MARTYRDOM

IGE: ARRIVAL IN MARTYRDOM
By Uthman Shodipe
There was a certain rudeness about the shocking news which one heard on the solitary road along the peninsula in...

Fela and the creative burden

By Uthman Shodipe
SINCE the primordial stirrings of life on the plains of Serengetti, in the verdant valleys of Mesopotamia, in Attica, in Troy, in Rome —...

Abiola: The truth unremoved

By Uthman Shodipe
It was a death that came upon you with searing unbelief. The news intruded on the perceiver with a deep lacerating sign, festering the...

Ajasin: Effulgence of an oracle

By Uthman Shodipe
 
IN the mystifying expanse of the Yoruba cosmology the con­tents of nature are often shrouded in enigmatic challenge. The wheels of...

Refrain of the deathless

By Uthman Shodipe

IN the significant etchings of history where there is a conflict between good and evil, when terror scars the signposts of benignity, the...

Ajasin: beyond power’s cudgel

By Uthman Shodipe
Among the warrior tribe, there is a tradition which was first in­voked on the steppes of Asia when courage defined the totality of human...