6 prominent people from South Sudan you did not know about

July 09, 2019 at 08:07 am | Opinions & Features

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

July 09, 2019 at 08:07 am | Opinions & Features

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Taban Lo Liyong

Taban Lo Liyong, born in 1939, is one of Africa’s influenced and well-known poets and writers. He had strong political views on the colonial system in East Africa and was also outspoken on issues relating to the post-colonial system of education in East Africa. He attended Howard University and took part in the University of Iowa Writers Workshop where he was the first African graduate in 1968. He was born in South Sudan.

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