CELEBRATING THE OBI AKOKWA, EZE (SIR) IKENNA C. OKOLI @ 50

By Ingram Osigwe Attaining the golden age is a no mean feat. It’s a biological, natural milestone that calls for deep introspection and celebration. One, not everyone crosses the 5 and 0 mark. Many died on the cusp of 50, majorly at 48, 49. Secondly, crossing 50 rekindles hope of longevity. Therefore, His Royal Highness, Eze (Sir) Ikenna C. Okoli (KSC), Okoli V, Agbakwuruibe III, the 11th Obi of Akokwa, has every reason to be grateful to God. Not only that he has attained the golden age. His Royal Majesty…

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OHANAZOEZE FAMILY PICKS FEB. 24TH FOR PATRIARCH’S BURIAL

The Ohanazoeze family of Umuhu Okija in Ihiala Local Government Area of Anambra State has announce the transition of their patriarch, Chief Titus Ofulundenwa Ohanazoeze (Omeakachie). He was aged 85. A statement signed by Chief Sunnex Ohanazoeze (Agujiegbe) on behalf of the family indicates that the deceased rites of passage will commence on Wednesday, 24th February, 2021 with vigil/mass at his compound. On Thursday, February 25th, 2021, the burial mass will hold in his compound followed by internment and reception. Friday 26th and Saturday, 27th 2021, will feature condolence visits by friends,…

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ADESEWA ADESHINA LAUNCHES ‘BEEWA BEAUTY’ PRODUCTS IN LAGOS

The Nigerian beauty industry has added one with the launching in Lagos, Nigeria, of new makeup kit collections by Beewa Beauty, owned by young, industrious Adesewa Adeshina. The event which held at the Adeshinas family house in Lekki on Friday, 22nd of January 2021, was graced by her close friends including friends and business associates of her father, a top socialite, Otunba Adewale Adeshina. According to beautiful Adesewa, she developed the idea of making beauty products from her teenage because she loved the idea that beauty products have found ways…

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BILLIONAIRE UMAR SARO DIES OF COVID-19 COMPLICATIONS

Billionaire industrialist and property magnate, Alhaji Umar Ayinla Saro, has died. The Kwara State-born business mogul reportedly died on Sunday, January 31, 2021, at a private hospital in Victoria Island, Lagos from Covid-19 complications. Saro was a successful business magnate, community leader, philanthropist and elder statesman. He held the revered title of Sardauna of Ilorin Emirate. Already, the Governor of  Kwara State has commiserated with Dr. Saro’s family saying- the death of Alhaji Umaru Saro, Sardauna Ilorin is a big loss to the nation and the state especially the Ilorin…

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CULTURE AMBASSADOR, ISAAC IZOYA’S DAD BURIED IN GRAND STYLE IN EDO STATE

It was a carnival-like event as friends, relations and colleagues gathered in support of Culture Ambassador, Isaac Izoya, penultimate Saturday, January 9, 2021,  when he laid the earthly remains of his father, Mr. Izoya David Amhanroboyi, to rest at his hometown, in Esan South-East Local Government Area of Edo State. The event started early on Saturday, January 9, 2021, as the long motorcade left Uromi to pick the body of the late Pa Izoya at the Zion Hospital Morgue, Ubiaja. The procession, made a brief stop at 40 Okede street,…

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