Chief Obafemi Awolowo

Osinbajo, where his in-law, Awo, failed

By Felix Oboagwina Chief Tayo Soyode’s name may ring only a minimal bell in national…

Buhari, governors, others mourn as Awolowo first daughter dies

President Muhammadu Buhari is leading the mourning of Rev. Omotola Oyediran, the eldest daughter of…

Yoruba Fault Buhari on RUGA Settlement

The Yoruba have condemned President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria for his ethnocentric leadership style in…

Ambode extols the progressive virtues of Awolowo

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos on Tuesday said the legacies and landmark achievements of the…

Why Ambode built new statue for Awolowo, to be unveiled tomorrow

...Location Obafemi Awolowo Way by the Lagos Television (LTV) junction in Ikeja ...It is a…

Awolowo: Day The Colossus Passed On 30 Years Ago

Folu OlamitiBy Folu Olamiti Saturday, May 9, 1987. The day broke, like any other day.…

Late Ajayi, a consistent Awoist for over 70 years-Afenifere

Yoruba socio-political organisation Afenifere on Friday confirmed the death of its oldest surviving member, Sir…

3 major signs that Awolowo would soon die that our family missed–Daughter, Tokunbo

Dr. Tokunbo Awolowo-Dosunmu, one of the children of the late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, has revealed…

Awolowo’s 50-year old letter from prison: 7 reasons he wanted Ironsi to release him, his colleagues

Here is Chief Obafemi Awolowo’s letter from prison to Major General Aguiyi Ironsi, pressing for…

Awolowo’s 45-year old letter: Why he resigned from Gowon’s government

Chief Obafemi Awolowo, the late Premier of the old Western Region and leader of opposition…