Monday, 5th December 2022
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7 Mar 2020
Dr. Temidayo Oluyele Bademosi was born on August 14, 1957, as the fourth child to Mr. Benjamin Agboola Bademosi and Mrs. Abigail Omosajuola Bademosi (nee Adeloye), of Ondo West Local Council of Ondo State. He died on March 6, 2010, at the age of 53.
22 Feb 2020
Mrs. Inara Josephine Ngozi Agiobu-Kemmer (nee Waribigha) was born into the family of Mr. Joseph Apriye and Mrs. Bernice Karieopiri (nee Inatimi-Edward Waribigha) of Brass Local Council of Bayelsa State.
22 Feb 2020
Chief Timothy Adekoya Somorin was born on March 4, 1938 in Sagamu, Remo, Ogun State to the family of the late Pa Daniel Somorin and Madam Alice. E. Somorin.
22 Feb 2020
“Pulling-out remains a cherished ceremony for any distinguished General on meritorious retirement. Abdulkarim Adisa enjoyed the preferment. That was on his retirement day. Thereafter, he lived in grace and nobility for years.
16 Feb 2020
Lady Oyinkansola Abayomi, generally known as Oyinkan Abayomi, was a nationalist, teacher, women rights activist, politician and social crusader. She was the founding teacher of Queens College, Lagos, and the first woman from Lagos to drive a car. Born on March 6, 1897 in Lagos, Oyinkan attended Anglican Girls’ Seminary, Lagos, from 1903 to 1909…
8 Feb 2020
I have had my binoculars trained on him for the past 33 years. It started first as an official duty and then ripened into the sweet pleasure of a hobby.
1 Feb 2020
Interred in Lagos on January 17, 2020, Jonathan Olusesan Dipeolu the quintessential librarian would have clocked 90 years on 13 January 2020. He was born on 13 January 1930 in Lagos to Joseph Michael Odedeyi Dipeolu....
18 Jan 2020
Diplomat, banker and author, Nigeria’s former Charge d’Affaires to Benin Republic and Austria, Chief Olayinka Olasehinde Simoyan, Bashorun of Egbe, died recently. He was 85 years old.
18 Jan 2020
It is near impossible to attempt to write an appreciation on Dr Iphigenia Efunjoke Coker MFR, an amazing amazon, worthy of emulation and recognition, a champion...
11 Jan 2020
I heard about the passing of Chief Aino Oni-Okpaku through social media in the early hours of January 4th, a day after our daughter Amara went to Quintessence to buy gifts before departing Nigeria.
11 Jan 2020
Quintessence, our cultural icon which sits just off the famous Falomo Roundabout in Ikoyi, is moving to a new home today. After 38 years, the large Q hanging over dusty Awolowo Road, will no longer beckon culture-seekers ..
4 Jan 2020
Seinye, widow of the founder of Moni Pulo Limited, High Chief Olu Benson Lulu-Briggs on Friday said the January burial date for her husband is still achievable. She made the statement in reaction to the alleged cancellation of her husband’s January 25, 2020 burial date which was announced by her son Dumo and the family…


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Medview Airline has condemned yesterday's early morning invasion and sealing of its properties located at Olowu, Ikeja and Lekki Lagos State by a team of policemen under the guise of executing a court order to take possession of the properties. The Managing Director of the airline, Mr. Muneer Bankole, stated that the company is currently…
41 mins ago
•Says Delta stands to benefit more from Tinubu presidency •Asks Ndokwa nation to deny Gov Okowa a ‘third term’ through Oborevwori Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has, campaign stop after campaign stop, canvassed votes for the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, and all candidates of the party…
57 mins ago
*Vows to set aside $10b for youth and women empowerment Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has warned the people of Lagos against returning the All Progressives Congress (APC) to power at both the state and federal levels in next February's general elections. The former Nigerians vice president, who spoke…
1 hour ago
The first volume of Harry & Meghan, a six-episode docuseries on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, will start streaming on Netflix on December 8. Meanwhile, the second volume will debut on December 15. The close-up first look at the documentary series will highlight the couple's highs and lows in their relationship. In a recently…
2 hours ago
The family of late gospel singer Sammie Okposo have released his burial arrangements. Recall that Sammie Okposo had passed away in his sleep in the early hours of Friday, November 26, 2022. Flourish Peters, the lead pastor of the LOGIC Church shared details of the artiste's death in his sermon on Sunday. Peters revealed that…