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Of Abiola Irele and Mustapha Zuglool: An evaluative engagement with two literary traditions – Daily Trust
Nigeria currently mourns two literary giants of different traditions. One of them is Abiola Irele, renowned Professor of French and African Literature and the other, Shaykh Mustapha Zuglool, a world-class and arguably the most prolific traditional Arabic literary writer in Southwestern Nigeria, after Shaykh Al-Iluriyy. While Abiola Irele passed on in faraway Boston in the …