Remembering Maj. Gen. Abdulkarim Adisa
“Pulling-out” remains a cherished ceremony for a distinguished general on meritorious retirement. Major General Abdulkarim Adisa (rtd) enjoyed the preferment.
Tribute to Nwago Okoronkwo, a man of the people
It still seems to me like a dream; and the more I try to come to terms with the reality, the more unbelievable it gets. That Mazi Nwago Okoronkwo a man of truth, virtue and humility has passed to the world beyond makes life look like a cruel adventure.
Rev. Canon Emmanuel Idike (1940-2017) motivator and social reformer
Rev. Canon Dr. Emmanuel Ezechinemerihe Idike, who died on December 22, 2017, was born on October 11, 1940 to the family of the late Didigwu Idike and Lolo Uzuenyi Onugwu Orieshu Idike of Umudinweji, Amabokwu, Aku, Igbo-Etiti Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria.
Evang. Omoru passes on
The death has occurred of Evangelist Amos Anyibieu Omoru of Orogun Kingdom, Delta State, at the age of 92.Renowned for his evangelical works and services, the nonagenarian was said to have passed on peacefully in his country home, Igbuku-Orogun, on December 2, 2017.
Tribute to my love, my life- Susan Tosan Omagbemi
For thirty years of my life, you were there to see me grow from a young man to a matured, full- grown personality. I was convinced that you were the one chosen for me by God Almighty, a similar conviction which you also had. No wonder you never hid your preference and love for me.
Sunset at noon: Tribute to late Olomu of Omu-Aran
A Pall of darkness descended on the ancient city of Omu-Aran, headquarters of Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State on December 1, 2017, when the news of the demise of its 29th monarch, Oba Charles Oladele Akande Ibitoye, Adogbajale bi Ileke II, the Olomu of Omu-Aran, spread like Harmattan hash.
Madam Agnes Okwormba (Nee Ozoezikenyi) (1939-2017)
Madam Agnes Okwormba was born in 1939 into the family of Late Chief Isaac Ozor, an accomplished transporter and renowned businessman of his days, from Umuoneke Amogwu Aku and Late Madam Susana Ozor, (Nee Alaku) of Lelegu, Nua Aku, both in Igbo-Etiti Council Area of Enugu State.
Ndenyi Ngozi Nena Uche (1960-2017) journalist per excellence
Our families had always been close. I remember playing in the garden of their house in Enugu, when I was about four years old. Led by Ndenyi, the eldest of our group, I remember running round the guava tree, laughing as we begged their father....
Michael Ikechukwu Okonkwo (1945-2017) role model indeed
Michael Ikechukwu Okonkwo (alias Dakota) was born in Ogwashi-Uku in the then Western Region of Nigeria now known as Delta State on September 5, 1945 to late Pa Okonkwo Ugege Nwokolo and late Madam Angelina Etunaiwebi Okonkwo.