Tag: Obafemi Awolowo

Obafemi Awolowo Biography: Former Premier of Western Nigeria


Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, GCFR (1909-1987) was a Nigerian nationalist, one of the founding fathers of the Nigerian state, and a political leader. He was one of the principal participants in the movement for the independence of Nigeria from Great Britain. Obafemi Jeremiah Oyeniyi Awolowo was born on March 6, 1909 in Ikenné, in the […]

Nigeria’s Heroes Past: The Men Who Helped Shape Nigeria

This article is written to enlighten the reader about the men who helped shape Nigeria, those who were influential in getting Nigeria independent of her colonial master and who set the tone for modern day politics in Nigeria. While there were several others who contributed to the Nigerian dream, these select few have been focused […]