HID Awolowo: An Inimitable Superwoman

Mama Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo has been described as an inimitable personality who could only be described in superlatives. In his condolence message on the passing of the matriarch of the Awolowo dynasty, Otunba Gbenga Daniel said she was a woman of charm, humility, generosity, courage, resilience, industry and vision.

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Ambassador Adefuye, A Seasoned Diplomat

Late Ambassador Adebowale Ibidapo Adefuye has been described as a seasoned diplomat whose death will be felt around the world having served across borders during his distinguished career. In his condolence message on the death of the Nigerian ambassador to the United States, the former governor of Ogun State, Otunba Daniel expressed his deepest condolences…

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R.I.P. Chinua Achebe 1930 – 2013

  (Reuters) – Nigerian novelist and poet Chinua Achebe, widely seen as a grandfather of modern African literature, has died at the age of 82, publisher Penguin said on Friday. Achebe made his name more than 50 years ago with his novel “Things Fall Apart,” about his Igbo ethnic group’s fatal brush with British colonialism…

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