Wale Adebanwi on Mama H.I.D. (17)

February 17, 2017 Ebenezer Babatope

For her, it was not only Obafemi who was experiencing the succession of humiliation and harassment. They were experiencing it together. They were indissoluble; thus, whatever happened to one, happened to the other. But she […]

PDP: Before the blackout

February 10, 2017

TODAY, Political Panorama will talk about the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP). Since the Nigerian Tribune approved the publication of Political Panorama near 20 years ago, there have been few occasions when the Column has been […]

The exit of Awo’s driver, two others

February 3, 2017

I wish to humbly pay tributes to three Nigerians (all Awolowo’s men) who died within the last two months. They are the driver of Papa Obafemi Awolowo, “Egbon” Simeon Taiwo Adewodu, Funlola Olorunninsola (Press Secretary […]

Gender and the politics of turmoil

January 27, 2017

FOR her, it was not only Obafemi who was experiencing the succession of humiliation and harassment. They were experiencing it together. They were indissoluble; thus, whatever happened to one, happened to the other. But she […]

Birthday memoirs­ (II)

January 20, 2017

My birthday memoirs cannot be complete without a detailed mention of my political life particularly as it relates to my comrades of some Universities in Nigeria. Though I am 74 now and gracefully ageing, I […]

Birthday memoirs­ (1)

January 13, 2017

ABOUT four years ago, I turned 70. I marked the event with a social party in my hometown, Ilesa. It was a well-attended party: relations, friends and well-wishers were all there to give me a […]

Gender and the politics of turmoil

January 6, 2017

How much direction and discernment it requires to be the wife of a great man! – Louisa Adams (wife of John Quincy Adams) Throughout the crisis, my wife, who is a heroine in her own […]

Wale Adebanwi on mama HID –15

December 30, 2016

Between 1944, when he left for the United Kingdom, and 1948, Awolowo intermittently experienced spasm of this trauma. It can only be imagined what psychological, psychical. Indeed, medical disaster that Obafemi Awolowo would have suffered […]

Bode Sowunmi, good night

December 23, 2016

Our dear friend, Charles Olabode Akanni Sowunmi, is gone. He was a vibrant soul who served God with all the gifts God had given him. He (Buddy Show) was born on 30th December, 1942. He […]

One Year of Ooni Ogunwusi

December 16, 2016

We had wanted to leave the rest of the Panorama of this December to Mama H.I.D Awolowo as recorded by Professor Wale Adebanwi. Little did we know that there were events that would occur and […]

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