Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
11 Feb 2020
These were the exact words spoken by Pastor Tunde Bakare that set both the cyber and political space on fire sometime ago.
16 Jan 2020
Librarian Sesan Dipeolu whose funeral will take place this January was an eminent nationalist, socialist humanism and revolutionary Awoist.
16 Dec 2019
One rather noisy next door neighbour of mine could be heard screaming “Up Awo” on his way back home following the conclusion of voting in the Nigerian 1979 presidential election.
5 Dec 2019
It is almost normal now to take the television for granted. Yet when we were young, everyone appreciated the magic of the television.
1 Dec 2019
Even as experts on strategic distraction in the polity appear to be succeeding in imposing some frivolous agenda including a third-term-for-Buhari ambush on the media space, I would like to draw our attention...
22 Nov 2019
November 16, the birthday of Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, ought to be a national holiday in Nigeria. It is deserving honour for the pivotal leader who led the charge for Nigeria’s independence on October 1, 1960.
6 Nov 2019
Nigerians across all the divides cannot forget in a hurry that the country could not have become independent on October 1, 1960, if not for the resolve of one iconic nationalist. When others were fighting for their ethnic groups he stood firm for one Nigeria against very formidable odds.
30 Oct 2019
There is no doubt that there are so many dimensions to the Nigerian postcolonial predicament. And to get a handle on these dimensions and the lessons they teach requires that we also get...
22 Oct 2019
Considering their role in pioneering television broadcasting in Nigeria and Africa, the former Premier of the defunct Western Region, Chief Obafemi Awolowo and his Information Minister, Chief Anthony Enahoro, has been lauded and eulogized for putting the region in the world map.
22 Oct 2019
A Yoruba youth group, Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA), has berated former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, for rating Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu above the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
1 Aug 2019
Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande who clocked 90 recently deserves all the accolades he has received from just about every quarter, by just about every one - high and low...