Category: Tribute

CBWN hails Halima Buba

  Anthonia Duru Following the appointment of one of their advisory member, Commonwealth Business Women Nigeria (CWBN) has congratulated Halima Buba, the newly...

[email protected]: Success story, impact, low points

By Tunde Abatan When THISDAY Newspapers made its debut in 1994 at the height of the agitation for the annulment of the June 12 election and the proscription of leading...

Elumelu: The man Aniocha/Oshimili people love so much, they elected him twice to represent them

‘When a road is nice, we travel it twice,’ Anioma proverb. The above best describes what the good people of Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency have seen...

Eneduwa-George: Man with heart of gold

He became  the subject of discussion in Aniocha South Local Government Area in 2014; that was when he threw his hat into the political ring as the candidate of the All...

Associates eulogise Dayo Abatan

Late politician and Awo associate, Dayo Abatan has been described as an incorruptible politician who dedicated his life to humanitarian service and community...

Oniyangi’s death, end of an era, says Kwara gov

    Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has described the death of Dr AbdulKadir Oniyangi as the end of an era, saying the contributions of the frontline...

Akande, a leader with unblemished records -Senate President

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has felicitated with Chief Bisi Akande on the occasion of his 81st birthday extolling his virtues. Lawan rejoiced with the  former...

Ondo monarch extols hubby, Olu Bajowa @ 79

  HRH Princess Barr Oluyemi Bajowa (Mrs), the Regent of Ayeka kingdom in Okitipupa Local Government Area, has extolled the virtue of her husband, Prince (Gen) Olu...

Good night ‘Ozigizaza…Ebelebe’ crooner

By Charles Okogene He was a prominent member of Onyeka Onwuenu’s Kabasa band. That was in the days when Onyeka and the late Christy Essien-Igbokwe, were the...

The Ransome-Kuti family, are they Nigeria’s most iconic and impactful family?

  I love this picture – Oluwani’nfela pelu Olikoye, egbon re. Timeless legend Fela, with his elder brother, Professor Olikoye Ransome Kuti – the...