July 4, 2016. Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka has described the Late Captain Elechi Amadi as a soldier and poet, a captive of conscience. Read Soyinka’s statement mourning the writer: ELECHI AMADI Adieu, Elechi Amadi, soldier and poet, captive of conscience, human solidarity and justice. Elechi is gone, but creativity remains…