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Wole Soyinka Condemns Oyerinde’s Assassination

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Wole Soyinka Condemns Oyerinde’s Assassination

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May 4, 2012 – Wole Soyinka Condemns Oyerinde’s Assassination

Professor Wole Soyinka has condemned the killing of the Principal Private Secretary to Edo State Governor, Mr Olaitan Oyerinde in his home in Benin City, saying “the agents of darkness and retrogression will not triumph”.

In a statement from Tony Iyare, the Media Aide to Oshiomhole, noted that in a text message on the issue, Soyinka said, “The hand of the assassin is clear as day. It reaches all the way back to the killing of Bola Ige.

Please convey my deepest condolences to his (Oyerinde’s) widow, children and colleagues.

“Tell Oshiomhole we all stand by him against the agents of darkness and retrogression. They shall not triumph.”



  1. Amiesopirari Emi

    May 5, 2012 at 1:04 AM

    Prof Soyinka sir it is in deed a sad news but every body should b at alert coz nobody knows who’s turn it would b,security is a …..,

  2. Joyce adamz

    May 5, 2012 at 5:49 AM

    God wil surely see us tru til da end

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