Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has lamented that with the demise of former Managing Director of Daily Times, Adinoyi Ojo Onukaba, the media has lost one of its best and brightest, community of creative writers has been robbed of one of its leading dramatists while the rank of progressives has been depleted.
In a special tribute to the late Onukaba, the All Progressives Congress, APC, National Leader said the late foremost journalist was full of life and “ever bristling with ideas”.
The tribute was entitled “Onukaba: Never in the Past Tense”. It was personally signed by Tinubu.
In it, he said: “Since I was apprised of the heart-rending news of the sudden and unexpected demise of my very good friend and associate, Dr Adinoyi Ojo Onukaba, I have been unable to bring myself to conceive of him in the past tense.
Onukaba was so full of life, ever bristling with ideas.