Elder Eno Benjamin Ikpe, who frequently referred to himself as, ‘Ufot Udo Nkasang,’ a nickname which pointed to his birth order as the fourth of the five brothers, would fondly refer to his children as ‘ndito Ufot Udo Nkasang’
Nkonadi Daniel Okanya (1934-2017) philanthropist per excellence
Nkonadi Dan Ogbonna Okanya, who died on Sunday May 28 at the age of 92, was born to the family of Ozo Egbuturu Okanya and Lolo Iyikwu Okanya (nee Nsude) of Lelegu, Nua village, Aku Igbo Etiti Local Council of Enugu State. He was the eleventh child of his parents and only one of the…
Remembering advert Guru, Olasode (1964-2016)
Alhaji Kehinde Olasode, who died in May last year was an advertising guru before his demise. He mentored many young advertising practitioners to find their feet in the sector.
Remembering May Ezekiel, 21 years after
She was popularly known as MEE (May Ellen Ezekiel), publisher of Classique Magazine, editor of Quality Magazine, host of Mee & You Television Talk Show and a philanthropist. Married to a veteran Nigerian actor and former Commissioner for Culture and Tourism in Delta State....
Tunde Oyelola: Glorious exit of an icon
The Nigeria Export Community has lost a leading light and a pathfinder.I still can't get over the fact that Engr. Tunde Oyelola has passed on. This is because on the day he died, we had telephone conversations thrice and exchanged SMS once.
Tribute to Mrs Omawumi Beatrice Udoh (1960 - 2016)
“Bros! The bill has just been passed”. With those immortal words, Omawumi had informed me that the Delta State House of Assembly had passed the Delta State Oil Producing Areas Development Commission (DESOPADEC) Bill into law. I think it was on August 1, 2006 and she had telephoned from the House.
Remembering Deacon Samuel Adewunmi Amune
It has been tributes and eulogies for 78- year-old community leader, clergy, legal luminary and illustrious son of Igarra, Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, late Deacon Samuel Adewunmi Amune who recently passed on unto glory.
A tribute to my wife Caroline Ikazoboh
It is hard to accept the death of a loved one, especially when you didn’t have the chance to say goodbye, especially when the deceased was taken so suddenly and so shockingly at the prime of life and most especially......
Tribute to Mrs Victoria Umukoro (1938 – 2016)
You were named Victoria after a great queen. And like her, you were a pioneer, a transformer, a change agent. Like her, you enjoyed a great love affair with your husband of 53 years. The world knew Victoria and Albert.
Grace Onaiwu Omoigui (Mama G) (1933 - 2016)
The final journey eternal of an educationist, judicial officer, philanthropist, community leader and a one –time Magistrate and Chairman of Lagos State Rent Edict Tribunal, Barrister (Mrs.) Grace Onaiwu Omoigui...