Marian Ayeyemi Ogunwusi
Olori Agba Marian Ayeyemi Ododa Anipele Ogunwusi, who has died aged about 104 years, is the mother of Prince Ropo Ogunwusi, the father of Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi...
Mike Chukwujekwu Nkwoji (1943-2016), a tribute
Come Thursday, April 28, this year, the peaceful town of Enugwu Ukwu in Anambra State will play host to guests from all walks of life across the country as the remains of a great and illustrious son of the town....
For Tunji Braithwaite and MD Yusufu: The men who taught me courage
I was in my fifth year in secondary school when one day I walked up to the notice board, just in front of the dining hall, and saw something that struck me hard.
Tribute to Mike Iyida, a consummate Police Officer
The pain of death, mortal man can hardly overcome. Neither the grace of old age nor the strength of character or maturity could subdue the impact of such a devastating occurrence.
Encomiums, As Obonna, Oldest Lawyer In Umuahia Passes On
It was tributes galore for the late John Nwabueze Obonna recently when his colleagues and relatives paid him their last respects during his burial at his Ohokobe Ndume country home in Umuahia ...
Irene Ebisan Rewane Damola (1944 – 2016)
The late Dr Irene Ebisan Rewane Damola was born in Lagos on April 29, 1944, to the illustrious family of Dame Esther Jemine Rewane (nee Awani) and the late Chief (Barr) Ogbemi Newe Rewane ...
Adieu, Enoch Akanbi Oyadiran (1942-2016)
THE late Pa Enoch Folarin Akanbi Oyadiran, JP (Baba Sowowa) was born into the family of the late Pa Elijah Ladeji Oyadiran of Sina’s compound Ole Osupa, Ogbomosho and the late Madam Ayandotun Esuola Oyadiran of Kotokango’s compound, Masifa Ogbomosho November 19, 1942.
Ode To Mr Integrity, Tony Iwobi
WHEN I finally summoned the courage after about a week of Tony’s passing to inform a few mutual ex-UNIJOS friends of his demise, the reaction were similar — all-round-shock, disbelief and dismay.
Adieu, Christiana Nnenna Chukwunenye (1935 - 2015)
THE late Christiana Nnenna Chukwunenye, Lolo Omumeagwuaku I of Eziachi, Orlu, Imo State, was born to Nze and Lolo Ihezuo Onumajuru of Umuori, Eziachi, Orlu, on June 4, 1935. Born of titled parents, she got married to a titled man, into a highly titled family and kindred in Eziachi. She lost her hardworking and loving…