“Wole Soyinka Isn’t The Greatest Living Nigerian Writer, Beyoncé Never Quoted Him” – Film Producer, Editi Effiong

Nigerian film producer, Editi Effiong stated in a new post that Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka isn’t the greatest living writer because Beyoncé never quoted him.

He also wrote that a Nobel Prize currently have little impact and relevance on the current generation compared to Beyoncé’s impact.

In his words; “Just had a weird moment when someone said, “Wole Soyinka is the greatest living Nigerian writer” and my internal loyalty disagreed because Beyoncé never quoted WS.”

He added; “Generational relevance has an outsized impact in perceptions of greatness. The Nobel Prize had huge relevance on my parents’ generation. For the generation after mine, Beyoncé has bigger impact.”

Wole Soyinka isn’t the greatest Nigerian writer, Editi Effiong says

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