Damilola Adegbite

  Damilola Adegbite, the Tinsel soap opera actress was born May 1985 in Surulere, Lagos into a family of four. Through the high-quality TV series aired on MNet, she became one of the most…

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Dupsy Abiola making a presentation

Dupe Abiola

Dupe Abiola is a Nigerian-born British CEO of Intern Avenue, an online internship website for would-be interns who want placement and employers who need them. Dupe attracted investment for her…

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Amodu Tijani’s Case

Amodu Tijani’s case against the secretary to the government of Southern Nigeria was the watershed legal event in 1921 by which the ownership of Lagos lands was decided in favour of natives….

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Deola Sagoe

Deola Sagoe

Deola Sagoe is the frontline Nigerian haute couture designer daughter to Michael Ade Ojo of Elizade Motors. Deola was educated at the University of Miami and University of Lagos with a Masters in…

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Dr. Ola Orekunrin-Brown

Ola Orekunrin

Ola Orekunrin is an Health expert and innovator, born 1986 in England to Nigerian parents from Ekiti State. Orekurin grew up in a foster home in the English seaside town of Lowesoft, an all white…

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Babatunde Fashola in a contemplative mood

Babatunde Fashola

Babatunde Fashola is the Thirteenth governor of Lagos State, (2007-2015), publicly acclaimed for his analytical skill and administrative competence. He is a recipient of the 2009 Yitzhak Rabin…

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D banj in show

Dapo Oyebanji

Dapo Oyebanji is the multiple award winning Nigerian entertainer whose Oliver Twist dance song topped African and UK charts between 2010 and 2011. Dapo Oyebanji, stage name D’banj, was born 1980…

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Action Group election poster

Action Group

Action Group was the political organization founded by Obafemi Awolowo in 1950 following the dissolution of the Nigerian Youth Movement. In 1948, independent of his effort, Awolowo had realised…

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Obafemi Awolowo

Obafemi Awolowo was a statesman and philosopher, one of the principal founding fathers of Nigeria, revered like no other in southwest Nigeria politics. Awolowo was born 6 March 1909 in a small…

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Wole Soyinka at the Global Stories House of World Cultures

Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka; Writer of plays, novels, political memoirs, and an activist who the Nobel committee described as “one of the finest poetical playwrights that have written in English…full of…

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