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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…
30 Mar 2019
Chief Idowu Sofola, an erudite lawyer, solicitor and outstanding member of International, African & Nigerian Bar Associations, died on March 23, 2018. His demise took his immediate family by surprise and left them in shock, while tears flowed! On March 24, 2018, he was lowered to rest; those who witnessed it knew that a great…
2 Mar 2019
His Excellency, Ambassador Joe Tonye Fubara Iyalla OFR, was Nigeria’s Numero Uno Diplomat, champion of Nigeria’s diplomacy and sovereignty, who for many years made it known to the world, at the United Nations that Nigeria...
2 Mar 2019
Chief (Dr.) Gbadamosi Ladiji Abidemi, a renowned businessman and banker, was born on December 21, 1935 at Bolanta-Masifa Ogbomoso into Akogun family to the late Alhaji Fatunbi Gbadamosi.
9 Feb 2019
Lolo Cecilia Adimkaibe Ozor was born 75 years ago to the family of Ozo Ochinanwata Aninefungwu Odar’nugbo-Eze and Lolo Nwakwonazu Ani of Enugu State. She died on November 27, 2018.
9 Feb 2019
Deji Tinubu was born on July 31, 1966 and died on January 25, 2018, at the age of 52.He was a true friend, who had genuine love for humanity and unwearied devotion for God’s work.
19 Jan 2019
Very sadly, this week I won’t be writing in my usual column “Investing In Women.” Instead, I have decided to dedicate my space and time to my dearest and senior Chief “Uncle” Sonny Odogwu who left us just over two months ago. Being in London when the news broke, I was devastated and felt so…


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Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe has denied media reports saying that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has zoned its national offices ahead of the February 26 convention. Buni, also the chairman of the Caretaker Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee of the APC, said on Wednesday that the party did not zone any national office. The…
36 mins ago
A prominent Ugandan author accused of insulting the country's ruling family was freed on Wednesday after being detained despite a court order for his release, his lawyer said. Kakwenza Rukirabashaija, whose case has triggered international concern, was "dumped" by the military at his country home in eastern Uganda after being held at a military police…
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The Police Command in Anambra has declared 21 persons wanted over their alleged involvement in the killing of two indigenes of Ogwuaniocha in Ogbaru Local Government Area. In a statement issued on Wednesday in Awka, the command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, also accused the persons of complicity in the disappearance of Igwe…
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The German government is considering a ban on encrypted messaging app Telegram after it was repeatedly used as a channel for spreading anti-vaccine conspiracy theories and even death threats. The app has also played a key role in mobilising turnout at some of the most violent protests in opposition to the German government's Covid-19 policies…
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Losing weight takes some consistency.  However, for some people, the results might take longer than expected, and contrary to popular beliefs, it might not be that you're not exercising enough. The truth is that exercising alone might not deliver the full results you want without changing your diet and lifestyle.  How do you fix this?…