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Who is afraid of Sowore? – Tola Adenle

December 25, 2013

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[This essay first appeared as “The President vs. Sowore” in The Nation on Sunday on December 17, 2006. It is used here under the title with which it was submitted … In a reference to “The President vs. Sowore essay, I used the original title because I could no longer find the actual newspaper clipping […]

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Who’s afraid of Sowore? – Tola Adenle

May 9, 2012

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[This essay first appeared as “The President vs. Sowore” in The Nation on Sunday on December 17, 2006.  It is used here under the title with which it was submitted because in October 2010, I wrote about Mrs. Jonathan’s “first ladyism” (Wole Soyinka’s coinage during late Stella Obasanjo’s time), an essay reproduced here at  https://emotanafricana.com/2012/02/23/the-first-ladies-3-mrs-patience-jonathans-troubling-first-ladyism/.  […]

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