LIVES REMEMBERED: Ex-Ekiti Acting Governor Aderemi (1940-2014)

Friday Aderemi, is a name that rings a bell and instantly brings to memory the events that followed the impeachment of Ayo Fayose and Mrs.AbiodunOlujimi as Ekiti State governor and…

LIVES REMEMBERED: Former Daily Times Editor  Makanjuola aka T-Mak (1948-2014)

He was an all-rounder and regarded as an oracle and icon in all aspects of the newspaper business but it was in newspaper production that he set himself apart from…

Legal Luminary Niyi Akintola (SAN) Loses Mum Chief (Mrs) Odunola Abeje Akintola, the Otun Iyalode of Omi Adio in Ido Local Government Area of Oyo State, is dead. He was…

HOW THREE OF FORMER OONI OF IFE’S DAUGHTERS DIED WITHIN SIX WEEKS

In a way that can best be described as being intriguing, the family of the late Sir Adesoji Aderemi, the former Ooni of Ife, has witnessed three deaths of their…

ANGUISH OF FEMALE DEPUTY GOVERNORS

  The appearance of an average female Deputy Governor in Nigeria is one sight many other women and even men will envy. With the paraphernalia of office and other pecks…

Professor Omo Omoruyi (1938-2013)

Professor Omo Omoruyi (1938-2013) By Ibidapo Balogun As a cancer sufferer, Professor Omo Omoruyi knew death could come at anytime. He told me on several occasions that when you are…

Alakija, Oyo’s 1st Female Head of Service, 88.

Alakija, Oyo’s 1st Female Head of Service, 88 By Oluremi Atanda I was bewildered, lily livered, groaned and shocked to the marrow, on learning of the demise of Princess Tejumade…