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OBITUARY: Omoigui, Nigeria’s first surveyor-general who oversaw boundary demarcation for states

    OBITUARY: Omoigui, Nigeria’s first surveyor-general who oversaw boundary demarcation for states

Throughout its existence, humanity has found solutions to its many problems, but not a cure for death. On Friday, Nigerians woke up to the news of the passing of Daniel Omoigui,

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OBITUARY: Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-serving monarch who ‘never complains, never explains’

    OBITUARY: Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-serving monarch who ‘never complains, never explains’

The cathedral bells are knelling, reverberating the dark news across the world. “Operation London Bridge Is Down” has moved into full swing, through hush tones and codified languages; leaders of

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OBITUARY: Biyi Bandele, multifaceted filmmaker who won first literary prize at 14

    OBITUARY: Biyi Bandele, multifaceted filmmaker who won first literary prize at 14

In the lead-up to the release of ‘Blood Sisters’ and hot on the heels of the movie’s Netflix debut, Biyi Bandele, like other executives, was inundated with a series of

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OBITUARY: Akin Mabogunje, geographer of many firsts who was instrumental in mapping of FCT

    OBITUARY: Akin Mabogunje, geographer of many firsts who was instrumental in mapping of FCT

Death is the most daring foe of humanity. It knocks on your door uninvited and spares no one — not even great men — when it sounds its hapless call.

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OBITUARY: Tafa Balogun, ex-IGP who fired police officers over corruption, yet consumed by same ‘monster’

  OBITUARY: Tafa Balogun, ex-IGP who fired police officers over corruption, yet consumed by same ‘monster’

In his prime, Tafa Balogun was a powerful inspector-general of police (IGP). He controlled a large police force, surrounded by

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OBITUARY: Ada Ameh, the comic actor who made Nigerians laugh while she battled grief

  OBITUARY: Ada Ameh, the comic actor who made Nigerians laugh while she battled grief

After years of battling the ugly shadows of depression and grief, Ada Ameh has finally passed on. The Nollywood actress was pronounced dead on

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OBITUARY: Mohammed Barkindo, the political scientist who became a star at OPEC

  OBITUARY: Mohammed Barkindo, the political scientist who became a star at OPEC

The unpredictability of death has been mankind’s eternal worry. It remains a phenomenon that dribbles humanity despite trillions of dollars

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OBITUARY: Arthur Nzeribe, the maverick instrumental in annulment of June 12 election, dies at 83

  OBITUARY: Arthur Nzeribe, the maverick instrumental in annulment of June 12 election, dies at 83

The name Arthur Nzeribe elicits polarising reactions depending on the part of Nigeria it is mentioned. While his legacy as

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OBITUARY: Grace Alele-Williams, trailblazer and renowned mathematician who tackled cultism as UNIBEN VC

  OBITUARY: Grace Alele-Williams, trailblazer and renowned mathematician who tackled cultism as UNIBEN VC

In the month set aside to celebrate women and encourage the younger generation to dream beyond societal stereotypes, Nigeria has

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OBITUARY: Chu Okongwu, the newspaper editor who fiercely defended SAP as Babangida’s finance minister

  OBITUARY: Chu Okongwu, the newspaper editor who fiercely defended SAP as Babangida’s finance minister

When the news of Sonny Chu Okongwu’s death filtered in on Wednesday, Nigeria was still mourning Ernest Shonekan, former interim head

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