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RESCAPING OUR LANDSCAPE: PROFESSOR SEGUN GBADEGESIN AT 70

As typical of anyone in the academia, they are used to coining new words; today I celebrate Professor Segun Gbadegesin, firstly from my homeland, Okeho, a town surrounded by many hills in Oyo State.  He has proven himself as a worthy ambassador of this community and he has not dropped …

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HIS CAREER

Introduced on Sunday, Came for chat on Tuesday, Began work on Tuesday, Had accident on Wednesday, Arrested on BRT lane on Thursday, Took work tool home on Friday, Lied that fuel gauge was not working on Friday! Drank on Saturday, Lied again Saturday, Did no-work on Saturday, Depleted scarce resource …

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YORUBA LAKOTUN INCREASES CULTURAL LITERACY IN LAGOS

Yoruba Lakotun, a quarterly audience participatory programme that brings people from all walks of life to a cultural ambiance happened again last weekend at the Ethnic Heritage Centre, Ikoyi. The programme was dedicated to the new Ooni of Ife, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II. Welcoming participants …

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DONATION TO THE POLICE: THE ROAD DOWN THE LINE

In a bid to combat crime, Lagos State Government magnanimously donated 100 4-door salon cars, 55 Ford Ranger pick-ups, 10 Toyota land cruiser pick-ups, 15 BMW power bikes, 100 power bikes, Isuzu trucks, three helicopters, two gun boats, 15 armoured personnel carriers to the Rapid Response Squad and the  Nigeria …

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