Why Ogunde’s Film Village went into extinction —Kola Oyewo


An Associate professor in Theatre Arts, Dr. Kola Oyewo is a Nigerian actor, dramatist, and scholar and was born some 74 years ago at Oba Ile, a town in Osun State. The veteran actor shared with FEMI OGUNTAYO in this interview, his experience as an old student as well as how the film village created by the late chief Ogunde went into extinction and other issues. Excerpts:


As an actor, a veteran at that, and a lecturer in the university, how has the Coronavirus pandemic affected you and how have you been coping?

The pandemic has affected every phase of life, some two weeks to the lockdown, my university, where I lecture said we should be teaching online, which we have been doing. So, since…

Source: Nigerian Tribune