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Ladoke Akintola

9 May
The family of the former Premier of the defunct Western Region, the late Chief Samuel Ladoke Akintola, at the weekend, immortalised him by unveiling his statue in Ogbomoso as part of activities
28 Oct 2021
Rotary International District 9110 has pledged to sustain Nigeria’s polio-free status through continuous vaccination of children under five years old and awareness campaigns designed to keep the disease permanently out of the country.
9 Nov 2020
Ten years after attempts were made to redesign, and reconstruct the 55-year old effluent plant in the Ikeja industrial complex, the project has remained in comatose.
10 Mar 2019
The presidential elections have brought forth a spate of creative responses from imaginative Nigerians. Two are of particular resonance in the creative nature of Nigerians to their politics.
17 May 2017
The Action Group, AG, of Awolowo was worsted in the 1959 Federal elections and he became the Leader of the Opposition in the Federal Parliament.
14 May 2017
Samuel Layinka Ayodeji Manuwa,CMG, OBE,(1903–1976) was the pioneer Nigerian surgeon, Inspector General of Medical Services and former Chief Medical Adviser to the Federal Government of Nigeria.
3 Jan 2017
Celebrating an Armed Forces Remembrance Day on a date the Nigerian civil war ended does little to heal the wounds of that avoidable, better-forgotten war.


4 hours ago
Armed men have kidnapped an Italian couple and their child as well as a Togolese national in southeastern Mali, a local official and a Malian security source told AFP Friday.
5 hours ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), joined the Muslim faithful to observe Jummah prayers, at which prayers were said for the repose of the soul of the late President of UAE, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
6 hours ago
With seven days to go to the eighth edition of the World Athletics Elite Label Okpekpe international 10km road race, Pamodzi Sports Marketing, organisers of the historic race says this year's edition will be the biggest ever in terms of its organisation and quality of its elite cast. Race director, Zack Amodu says arrangements have…
6 hours ago
President of the Senate Ahmad Lawal says his 2023 presidential ambition was conceived to enable him change the lives of Nigerians for the better.
7 hours ago
A Lagos High Court on Friday sentenced a Dane, Peter Nielsen, to death by hanging for killing his Nigerian wife and daughter. Justice Bolanle Okikiolu-Ighile convicted Nielsen, 54, on two counts of murder brought against him by the Lagos State Government. The judge sentenced Nielsen to death by hanging on both counts. The Dane was…