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My Diary: From Primary To Tertiary (PART 40)

  Dapo Thomas   Mr A. B. Somefun aka “Baba Somefun” was a History teacher of great renown in Eko Boys High School. He was a lively teacher. Little...

Rwandans vote in presidential, parliamentary elections

Photo Caption:Rwanda President Paul Kagame welcoming a diplomat to his country Millions of Rwandan citizens cast their ballots Monday morning at more than 2,600 polling...

Tribute:Soyinka And The Unknown Soldiers

By abiodun KOMOLAFE From the Archives-First published July 12,2004 _ This must be a particularly thoughtful moment for Wole Soyinka, Nobel Laureate, and world acclaimed...

My Diary:From Primary to Tertiary (PART 39)

  Dapo Thomas Emmanuel Abiodun Thomas aka Senior was a lively strict father. He wanted the best for his children like any other parents but his method of going...

My Diary:FromPrimary to Tertiary (PART 38)

  Dapo Thomas I was made the class captain on merit by popular consensus. That, however, did not stop me from making noise. So, even if it was a strategy by my...

Film on Tinubus mum, Abibatu Mogaji-The Play, debuts

Oyo hosts Egungun,Fuji/ Amala Festival July 11 says My administration will invest more in Arts for education Photo Caption;President Tinubus,others holding a portrait of...

Celebrating Wole Soyinka@90: From ‘Ijegba’ to World Stage

  Photo Caption: Professor Wole Soyinka He is not a politician,neither is he a Public office holder. But he Towers above them all. Yet,in spite of his acclaimed...

My Diary:From Primary to Tertiary (PART 37

  By Dapo Thomas During the long holiday, I had settled the issue of Oga Dara: I was not going to let him know that I was now attending a school in his...

My Diary:From Primary To Tertiary (PART 36)

  Dapo Thomas Then the Principal wanted to know why I changed my position. I replied that I went to the restroom and by the time I returned, the boy was already...

My Diary: From Primary to Tertiary (PART 35

  Dapo Thomas The following day in class, I couldn’t make noise. I was as cool as the early morning stream water. The timing of the nailing was inauspicious....