Category: Tribute

Martins-Kuye, committed patriot, organiser – Obasanjo

Lp Former President Olusegun Obasanjo,has described late politician and businessman, Senator Jubril Martins Kuye who passed on Sunday as a committed patriot who build...

The enigma called Egba Okumagba

By Chike C. Ogeah I met Egba sometimes in 1989 while I was working with the Law Firm of Sofunde, Osakwe, Ogundipe & Belgore. He was with CentrePoint Merchant...

Akin-Olugbade: Passionate Owu man, lover of Nigeria – Obasanjo

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has described late lawyer and multimillionaire, Dr. Bolu Akin-Olugbade as a passionate Owu man who loved his people and contributed...

Akin-Olugbade: Perfect gentleman -Abiodun

  Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, on Thursday commiserated with the Akin-Olugbade family over the demise of its scion, Dr Bolu Akin-Olugbade, describing...

Afenifere hails Alaafin on golden celebration

Pan Yoruba socio political group, Afenifere has congratulated Alaafin of Oyo,Oba Lamidi Adeyemi on his Golden jubilee anniversary on the throne saying he has brought...

Buhari, Uzodimma laud Bishop Ochiagha as he’s buried

Encomia poured freely on Tuesday at the Holy Trinity Catholic Cathedral Orlu, Imo State, as the Emeritus Bishop of the Diocese, His Grace, Most Rev. (Dr.) Gregory Obinna...

The passage of colonel Aminu Kotangora

  Colonel Aminu Kontagora was a patriot and a shining star in the Artillery Corps when I had the privilege to command this very significant arm of the Nigerian...

Gbolabo Ogunsanwo: The passage of an idealist

  By Adeyemi Adefulu , MFR Upon hearing the demise of Gbolabo Ogunsanwo recently, one our friends and contemporaries described him as “one of the finest of our...

Senate President mourns Odekunle

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has expressed his sadness at the news of the death of Professor Femi Odekunle on Tuesday. Lawan described Professor...

Michael Okpara: Remembering quintessential premier

…A centennial tribute Daniel Obimba When Bill Clinton reversed the economic fortunes of the United States in the 90’s and handed the Union a balanced budget, it...