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Ernest Shonekan

9 Jul
The avalanche of beautiful eulogies, condolence messages and tributes pouring into the Aig-Imoukhuede family on the passing of their matriarch, Pastor Emily Aig-Imoukhuede, attest to the beautiful and accomplished life she led for almost 80 years. Her death has gripped national attention, for she was a woman of virtue, a true daughter of Zion and…
14 Jun 2019
This is very significant. I am not even sure that government recognizes the magnitude of what it has just done. I acknowledge and thank President Muhammadu Buhari...
24 Oct 2018
An aide of former Head of Interim National Government (ING), Chief Ernest Shonekan, yesterday denied the rumoured death of his principal at 82.
5 Jun 2018
It is not known to this column how close Brigadier Sani Abacha was to Major General Muhammadu Buhari by December 1983. It was Abacha who announced at the end of a few minutes of martial music...
24 May 2018
Former heads of state, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd.); Chief Ernest Shonekan and Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, are among dignitaries expected at the 70th anniversary celebrations and thanksgiving service of the United African Methodist Church Cathedral in Lagos on Sunday.
15 May 2018
Hundreds were gathered in the jubilee hall of St. Gregory’s College in Lagos for an evening of tributes in honour of the late Dr. Christopher Ebhodaghe Abebe, who died in March at the age of 99.
5 Dec 2017
Former Head of Interim National Government (ING), Chief Ernest Shonekan, has said that the country has a great future and all hands must be on deck to make it work.
2 Mar 2017
Six-year-old Ekene, a primary one pupil of Community Primary School, Awka South, in Anambra State, has a smile that could light up a stadium at night. It is the day government...
13 Dec 2016
The honours were bestowed on the national icons at the 2016 PR Forum/corporate and individual social responsibility awards and exhibition held in Lagos.
28 Nov 2016
The revelation underscores the fact that leaders at all times should continue to pay attention to health of the economy while in office so that every citizen’s future including theirs can be guaranteed.
25 Nov 2016
Sealed lips greeted every effort to get snippets of the role the PDP chieftain played as contained in the book; his aides kept insisting the details would be made public tomorrow.
23 Jun 2016
Eminent products of CMS Grammar School Bariga, Lagos, including former Head of Interim National Government, Sir Ernest Shonekan, Chief Folarin Coker, High Chief Akiolu Disu among others were present...


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EVENT:  Please join us on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, for a digital press briefing with Katrina Fotovat of the U.S. Secretary of State’s Office of Global Women’s Issues on the topic of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV.) Ms. Fotovat will discuss the Biden-Harris Administration’s commitment to preventing and responding to GBV, including through…