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25 May 2019
Alhaja Halimah-Shadiyah Mosunmola Olashalewa Agoro (nee Shekete) was born on April 14, 1945 in Eko, popularly referred to as Lagos Island and died on May 26, 2009. She had a humble beginning and grew up among her older cousins. She had early education at the Salvation Army Primary School, Odunlami in Lagos Island and proceeded…
18 May 2019
Lavinia Ekong began her life’s journey on December 7, 1961. She was born in Detroit, Michigan to the late James and Carrie Ruckes. Lavinia was the baby of her seven siblings, two of which, Jessie Ruckes, Sr. have preceded her in death. Lavinia had a strong spiritual belief system and accepted Christ as her personal…
18 May 2019
The 16th President of Rotary Club of Ikeja, Oliver Eniola Johnson has passed on. Born in 1939, he died on April 27, 2019 in London at the ag eof 80, the day his son, Niyi Johnson got married in Lagos. He devoted his life to the service of Rotary, at Rotary Club, Ikeja since he…
18 May 2019
Chief (Mrs.) Grace Folorunsho Bello was born on February 28, 1928 to the family of Chief Daniel Jemiyo Atandare and Mary Omosewo Atandare (nee Aregbesola) . Her father was a trained teacher and an accomplished organist, who was employed as a station master in the then Nigerian Railways (NRC) while her mother was a textile…
11 May 2019
Chief Gregory Nnanwuba Nwokolo (Ichie Ezenwa) died on Saturday, December 15, 2018, at the age of 80. He was born in 1938 into the family of the late Ozo Ndibe Nwokolo...
11 May 2019
Mrs. Caroline Eme Bassey was born in Victoria-Cameroon on January 3, 1948 into a humble yet a royal home of Chief Asuquo Nyong Umoh Esoho of the Duke house...
11 May 2019
Chief Victor Nanna was born on February 27, 1922 to Chief Newton Colleone Nanna from Koko and Mrs. Togbanro Colleone Nanna from Effurun.
1 May 2019
Major General David Akpode Ejoor (rtd), one of Nigeria’s finest military officers, took his final salute on February 10, 2019, when he breathed his last.
20 Apr 2019
There is no doubt, Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral meaning ‘Our Lady of Paris’ is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the world with an estimated 13 million visitors every year, which means an average of 30,000 people every day, and a growing population of 50,000 tourists pass through the cathedral on peak…
20 Apr 2019
Last Monday, April 8, 2019 marked the 20th year that the 38th Olubadan of Ibadanland, Alayeluwa Oba Emmanuel Adegboyega Adeyemo, Operinde 1, joined his ancestors. Born on January 1,1905, in Ibadan, Oba Adeyemo Operinde 1,was crowned the 38th Olubadan of Ibadanland on January 14,1994. He transited on April 8,1999 at the age of 94. Four years…
20 Apr 2019
One year after his passing, Professor Clifford O. Olawoye continues to be fondly remembered by his family and friends. Born on December 11, 1938, he died on April 2, 2018. They all remember him as an amiable, quick-witted and distinguished legal scholar and practitioner that trained many aspiring and practicing lawyers in academia and in…
30 Mar 2019
Sheriff Adisa Anipole was born 70 years ago to the family of Alhaji Gafar Anipole, the Noibi Adeen of Itunsokun Mosque, Ikorodu, Lagos and Alhaja Falilat Anipole. He died on March 9, 2019. He attended Muslim B Primary School between 1958 and 1964, from where he proceeded to Lagos City College, Yaba in 1965 and…


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Less than 24 hours after the release of a national poll showed that Peter Obi, the Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, had expanded his lead in the race for president, another national survey conducted by Stears has predicted the election of Obi as the next President of Nigeria in the event of the massive turnout.
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Africa's leading payments technology company, Flutterwave, has announced that it has received its Payment Services Provider and Payments Facilitator licenses in Egypt.
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The National Orientation Agency (NOA), on Tuesday, charged members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to make it a point of duty to study, understand and consciously practise the seven core values and patriotism of the nation as enshrined in the nation’s constitution.
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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers his annual address to the nation on Thursday, facing mounting pressure over the country's energy crisis.
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A fuel-laden tanker exploded on Wednesday on the Ore-Benin Expressway at Ore, Odigbo Local Government Area of Ondo State, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.