Category: Tribute

Akande pays tribute to Oyediran

…Says “you uphold the legacies of your father” Former civilian governor of Ogun state,chief Bisi Akande has paid glowing tributes to the memory of late...

Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Abiodun others mourn Oyediran

  Notable leaders led by President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolences to the family of late Premier of the Western Region and nationalist, Chief Obafemi Awolowo,...

Clark contributed greatly to Nigeria’s social/cultural development – Gbagi

  Former Minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, has described the Late John Pepper Clark, as one who contributed immensely to the nation’s...

Tears as remains of three soldiers are buried

Tears and anguish greeted the sombre atmosphere as the remains of the 3 Nigerian Army gallant, patriotic and heroic Soldiers who were killed in an ambush by Boko Haram...

F.A.S.E.H.U.N: The legend who saw tomorrow

By FELIX OBOAGWINA I am a guest in the home of this politician in one of the South-West states. They are in the thick of preparing for their party’s major event and...

Emir of Zazzau: AbdulRazaq commiserates with el-Rufai, Zazzau emirate

  Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Sunday commiserated with his Kaduna State counterpart Mallam Nasir el-Rufai and the Zazzau Emirate over the death of...

Ekiti Arts, Culture, Tourism Ministry announce death of Jimoh Aliu

  The Ekitu State Arts and Council has formally announced the passing away of Chief Jimoh Aliu, MFR, ECA. The icon of theatre practice died at Ekiti State...

Bill Gates’ father dies at 94

  —-Microsoft billionaire pays tribute to an ‘amazing and dignified man’ William H. Gates II, the father of Microsoft co-founder and the world’s second...

Uzodimma mourns Radio Mbaise inventor

Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodimma has expressed deep regret over the death of Mr. Damian Anyanwu, the renowned inventor of popular Radio Mbaise in the 1970s....

COVID-19: Fayemi hails Yaya-Kolade

…Says the state is a model for others Ekiti state governor, Dr Kayode Fayrmi, has commended, former health commissioner, Dr. Mojisola Yayah-Kolade for successfully...