Thursday, 9th December 2021
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Anthony Akinola

8 Jun
The above is an often overused line from William Shakespeare comedy Twelfth Night or What You Will to depict the grass-to-grace rise of many a people. Most of those so described, without doubt, merit the description.
16 Sep 2020
Changes in the allocation of foreign currencies have made it difficult for spurious subsidised foreign currencies to minimise corrupt manipulation of foreign exchange...
4 May 2020
Brigadier-General Oluwole Rotimi was not the most flamboyant governor of the old Western State or Region. However, he was reputed to be a disciplined and good manager of state economy. When the Yakubu Gowon regime was overthrown in July 1975
29 Mar 2019
I once told an English friend of mine that his child could be instantly famous if he were to name him or her Brexit. He laughed aloud before telling me that such fame or notoriety could have been brought about by how confused or what a nuisance .....
6 Mar 2019
Chief Wole Olanipekun stated that a review of democracy in Nigeria is important because as the giant of Africa when the country sneezes the Black race catches a cold. Nigeria has been in transition since Lord Lugard formed the state in 1914 and the transition has subsequently been evolving from that colonial phase to its…
24 Dec 2018
I once talked about the “iniquity of greed” with a Nigerian I met in London sometime in the 1980’s. The meeting place was at the then...
30 Sep 2018
Professor Attahiru Jega, erstwhile Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission and an authority in comparative politics...
8 Jun 2016
Anthony Akinola was born on June 8, 1946, into the family of Chief Josiah Akinola (the Oisa of Oke-Ikere-Ekiti from 1946 to 1979) and Madam Janet Aderinko Akinola.


5 mins ago
The Nigerian Army on Wednesday held a valedictory dinner in honour of 52 generals, comprising 23 major-generals and 29 brigadier- generals who have retired and will be retiring before the end of the year. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the one-star and two-star generals were presented with their records of service certificates…
15 mins ago
Panda Entertainment sets out to get this Detty December started in grand style with THE LIVE IN CONCERT music festival. The concert creates an electric atmosphere where new school music joins forces with the sounds and creativity of the older generation to bring you good vibes all night long. Come have the time of your…
19 mins ago
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has intercepted a tanker laden with about 36,000 litres of adulterated diesel in Anambra.
57 mins ago
Brazilian football legend Pele has been hospitalized for treatment of a previously identified colon tumor, his doctors said Wednesday, the latest health issue for the 81-year-old icon. The three-time world champion was admitted to Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo "for follow-up treatment of the colon tumor identified in September this year," his medical team…
2 hours ago
Speaking out, a stage play from the stable of Doyenne Circle is set to hit the stage of the Agip Hall of Muson center on the First of January 2022 featuring the Queen of Nigerian music Onyeka Onwenu on stage not just singing but dancing and acting alongside Kate Henshaw, Patience Ozokwor and other prominent…