Wole Soyinka Calls BBC Documentary on Nigeria “condescending” and “colonialist”

Nobel Laureate, Wole Soyinka has condemned a BBC documentary series set in slum areas of Lagos, calling it “condescending” and “colonialist.”

Soyinka, a world respected writer and activist who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1986, said the programme displayed “the worst aspects of colonialist and patronising” attitudes to Africa. Read more>

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