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JAKANDE: The titan that took Lagos to modernity

JAKANDE: The titan that took Lagos to modernity

FONDLY called Baba Kekere, he was the governor of Lagos State elected in the “Class of 79” Governors of the Second Republic, under the platform of the defunct Unity Party of Nigeria, UPN, founded by the late sage and nationalist, Chief Jeremiah Oyeniyi Obafemi Awolowo.

Gov Okowa reveals secrets of his success in Delta

Gov Okowa reveals secrets of his success in Delta

Governor of Delta State, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa, whose administration eminent personalities, within and outside the state, have given a pass mark, especially for his road construction efforts and creation of jobs for youths, has opened up on the secrets of his success.

Erelu Dosunmu : A voice for the recognition of indigenous Lagosians

Erelu Dosunmu : A voice for the recognition of indigenous Lagosians

HRH Erelu (Dr.) Chevalier Abiola Dosunmu needs very little introduction, especially in Nigeria’s social circles. Her stylish, brilliant white attires and the famous title, Erelu Kuti of Lagos, speaks volumes of her pedigree and status as top notch crème de la crème of the Lagos ruling class and social circles. Many simply describe her as a socialite. But there is quite more to this woman of high breed and integrity personified which has earned her a place in the prestigious roll call of the Vanguard Personality of the Year Awards 2018 in the Lifetime Achievement category.

Chief Mrs Fowler: The silent achiever

Chief Mrs Fowler: The silent achiever

FOR Chief (Mrs) Leila Fowler, it is true that the roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become. Many people may know her as an educationist who owns private educational institutions like many others. Vanguard, however, looked beyond her establishment of educational institutions to select her for the Personality Of the Year Award. The choice of this silent achiever that can be best described as a virtuous woman, is best explained in the Bible book of Proverbs 31:29, which states that “many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all.”