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Aregbesola: Governance as festival of the mass

Aregbesola: Governance as festival of the mass

By Owei Lakemfa WITNESS to history. Animated discussions. Banters. Back slapping. Roaring laughter. Seeming riot, but orderly. Various groups, including…
Carlota Lukumi: Nigerian woman who led mass uprising in Cuba

Carlota Lukumi: Nigerian woman who led mass uprising in Cuba

By Owei Lakemfa Carlota Lukumi, a Yoruba from Nigeria was about ten when slave raiders abducted her about two hundred…
Tragedy indefinable: Murders in a derailed train

Tragedy indefinable: Murders in a derailed train

By Owei Lakemfa Musa-Lawal Ozigi was a bearded, ebullient but serious minded Nigerian patriot who exuded confidence in a better…
Oba Dokun Abolarin’s 15 years on the throne

Oba Dokun Abolarin’s 15 years on the throne

By Festus Adedayo In this age when Nigerian traditional institutions are fast becoming the preoccupation of charlatans and those whom…
Tribute: The Cross Over of Senator Hosea Oladapo Ehinlanwo

Tribute: The Cross Over of Senator Hosea Oladapo Ehinlanwo

By Soji Ehinlanwo We regret to officially announce the death of the Patriarch of the Ehinlanwo Family – Distinguished Senator…
Justice Aniagolu’s contribution to human rights and political development of Nigeria

Justice Aniagolu’s contribution to human rights and political development of Nigeria

By Femi Falana SAN Introduction  I thank the members of the illustrious Aniagolu Family for deeming it fit to institute…
Tribute to Prof (Chief) Toriola Ajagbe Oyewo, SAN Designate at 91

Tribute to Prof (Chief) Toriola Ajagbe Oyewo, SAN Designate at 91

By Mutalubi Ojo Adebayo In my early years at the Bar, precisely in 1995, I was doing my pupillage in…
Tribute: Life and times of Justice Ilori, Lagos ninth CJ

Tribute: Life and times of Justice Ilori, Lagos ninth CJ

By Mustapha Ogunsakin A former Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Samuel Omotunde  Ilori is dead. Justice Ilori, the ninth…
Tribute: The life and times of Justice Adolphus Karibi Whyte(1932 to 2020)

Tribute: The life and times of Justice Adolphus Karibi Whyte(1932 to 2020)

By Olalekan Awojodu Abuja The burial few days ago of the 88 years old Justice Adolphus Karibi Whyte brought back…
Life and times of “Notorious RBG”, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Life and times of “Notorious RBG”, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

  United States Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, popularly known and called “Notorious RBG” by Americans, a champion of…
‘Hotel Rwanda’ movie hero, Rusesabagina, arrested by Rwandan Government

‘Hotel Rwanda’ movie hero, Rusesabagina, arrested by Rwandan Government

Paul Rusesabagina, a hotelier whose heroic actions during the 1994 genocide in Rwanda were depicted in the Oscar-nominated movie “Hotel…
Eyitayo Jegede SAN: The man who will be Ondo State governor

Eyitayo Jegede SAN: The man who will be Ondo State governor

Most people have a hard time explaining what it means to be a good leader. However, not everyone can recognise…
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