Gender and the politics of turmoil

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

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

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

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 […]

President Buhari, where do we go from here?

These times are hard. These times are bad. Nigerians are suffering. The economic recession facing our dear country,is recording casualties at alarming rates every day. Fellow countrymen and women the suffocation of our economic problems […]

Rasheed Gbadamosi: A tribute

TODAY, I write about my friend and fellow compatriot, Rasheed Gbadamosi, who passed on to eternity some three weeks ago.Like I always say on this page, death is a price all of us must pay. […]

As Sir Olaniwun Ajayi returns home

T  HE Yoruba people of Nigeria have a popular .saying which runs thus: “The world (earth) is the market place while Heaven is home to everyone.” The Yoruba people have a belief that we are […]

Dr Olu Onagoruwa at 80

I  N less than 48 hours from now, Dr.Olu Onagoruwa, a former Attorney-General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and a well known human rights activist will turn 80. His children have, however, been committed […]

Wale Adebanwi on Mama HID (14)

I supported him wholeheartedly”, she says with a sense of fulfillment twenty-eight years after his demise. She stood unflinchingly by his side for almost fifty years. Hannah’s attentiveness to, or attentive courtesy concerning, the demands […]

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