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Obi Eulogises Ex-Minister Pa Gilbert Chikelu at 90

Owelle in Ichida, Pa Gilbert Chikelu

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 election, Mr. Peter Obi, has celebrated one-time Minister of Petroleum Resources, Pa Gilbert Chikelu, on the occasion of his 90th birthday. In a congratulatory message, Obi said he was delighted to celebrate the elder statesman who, he said, had greatly contributed to the nation, having served in different ...

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Life and Times of Buruji Kashamu

SENATOR BURUJI KASHAMU

Buruji Kashamu was born on 19 May 1958  and died of COVID-19 complications on 8 August 2020. He was a Nigerian politician who served as a Senator representing Ogun East in the 8th National Assembly. Ogun East covers eleven local government areas: Ijebu North East, Ijebu North, Ijebu-Ode, Ijebu East, Ikenne, Ipokia, Odogbolu, Obafemi Owode, Remo North, Sagamu, and Ogun ...

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Senator Ekwunife Mourns Gauze Pharmaceuticals Chairman, Sir Gozie Anyachebelu

Senator Ekwunife Mourns Gauze Pharmaceuticals Chairman, Sir Gozie Anyachebelu 1

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife has mourned the death of Sir Gozie Anyachebelu, the Chairman Gauze Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Eulogizing Late Sir Anyachebelu, Ekwunife described the Oraukwu born businessman as an accomplished pharmacists whose company, Gauze Pharmaceuticals play a leading role in the production of healthcare and pharmaceutical products in Anambra State and beyond. She stated ...

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Ajimobi Dies as Makinde Confirms, Mourns

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has expressed sadness at the demise of the immediate past governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi. The governor, in a condolence message to the Ajimobi family and the good people of Oyo State, also directed that the state’s flag fly at half mast on Friday. The condolence message read: “I was so sorry ...

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Gombe Governor Mourns Former PDP Chairman, Nuhu Poloma

Gov Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has expressed sadness over the death of former Chairman of Gombe state chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Hon. Nuhu Poloma who died on monday at the age of 78 years. In a condolence message, Governor Yahaya described the late PDP stalwart as a respected elder statesman, courageous politician, and patriot who ...

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Okowa Mourns ex-Ughelli South Council Boss, Collins Omonemu

Senator Ifeanyi Okowa speaks as delta records death, imposes curfew

Delta Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, has condoled the people of Olomu Kingdom in the state on the passing of former Chairman, Ughelli South Local Government Council, Chief Collins Omonemu. Omonemu reportedly passed on at the early hours of Saturday at an undisclosed hospital at Ughelli after a brief illness. He was aged 70. The deceased was elected Chairman, Ughelli South ...

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Okowa Hails Clark at 93

Okowa Hails Clark at 93

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta on Sunday congratulated Ijaw national leader and elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, as he clocks 93 on Monday, May 25. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor described the nonagenarian as “a fearless and patriotic leader’’, who cares for the interests of his people and the peaceful ...

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Senator Ekwunife Eulogises Senator Joy Emodi at 65

Senator Ekwunife Eulogises Senator Joy Emodi at 65 2

The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife has felicitated with Senator Joy Emodi as she turns 65. Felicitating with Senator Emodi, who was a two time representative of Anambra North Senatorial District in the Senate, Ekwunife described the former Chairman Senate Committee on Education as one of the forebearers of women in politics. She noted that Senator ...

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Abba Kyari: Farewell, My Friend and Authentic Comrade

Abba Kyari Dead

By Adams Oshiomhole There are two most important dates in a man’s life. Other than the day he was born, according to Mark Twain, the other day is the day he discovers why he was born. Doubtless, Mallam Abba Kyari realised his own purpose early enough: a conscientious pursuit of common good without seeking personal glory. My first encounter with ...

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Abba Kyari: Enugu Govt. Condoles with President Buhari, Family, Others

Abba Kyari: Enugu Govt. Condoles with President Buhari, Family, Others 3

The Enugu State Government has expressed her condolences to the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, on the death of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari. The state government also condoled with the Abba Kyari family and the Federal Executive Council. In a statement by the Secretary ...

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Okowa Extols Professor Ekoko at 78

Professor Abednego Ekoko

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta has felicitated with renowned history scholar, Professor Abednego Ekoko, as he clocks 78 years on April 10. In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, in Asaba, the governor said that Ekoko was an accomplished historian and boundary scholar whose contributions to the resolution of many boundary issues in Nigeria and Delta ...

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