I even like all my mothers-in-law. I hear that my American brothers are coming back to Africa in nearly everything. Perhaps they will have more than one wife. As long as there are such laws, well…but who knows! Ogunde was so satisfied with his polygamous setting that he said he hoped a day would come when all men across the globe would marry more than one wife.
What do you think? The implications of what he achieved what probably not been realized. The depth of his originality should not be measured simply by his use of the Yoruba language in his productions, but also by his creation of a form capable of providing an account of the social and political situation in his country. He managed to insert himself in the anti-colonialist struggle without cutting ties with older forms of expression.
He was aged The Cambridge Guide to African and Carribean Theatre said of Ogunde: He always sought to increase a national awareness among his largely Yoruba audiences.
He was a superb entertainer: able to catch the mood of an audience and then suddenly heighten it. He channeled his skills and talents into addressing the inherent injustice of the Nigerian society even if that meant he had to forego his personal comfort and freedom on many conditions.
A nationalist, he spent almost 40 years before independence in travelling all over the country sharpening his national outlook and broadening his scope.
At the end of his career which spanned about 35 years, he had composed over 50 operas, plays and melodramas. He stood for his convictions, a passionate man of the arts, his name remains etched in gold and the stones of time.
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