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Emmanuel Ayoola Nigeria lawyer and judge

Emmanuel Ayoola Nigeria lawyer and judge

Emmanuel Olayinka Ayoola is a Nigerian lawyer and judge who became Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission in 2005. He is also a judge of the Appeals Chamber of the Special Court for Sierra Leone. EARLY YEARS Emmanuel Ayoola was born in October 1933. He obtained a Bachelor of …

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Elizabeth Ogbaga Nigeria politician

Elizabeth Ogbaga is a Nigerian Lawyer, Registered Nurse and Politician. She was elected into the House of Representatives of Nigeria in 2007 to represent Ebonyi/Ohaukwu federal constituency. She was elected on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP Hon. Elizabeth Ogbaga was a member of the following …

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Edward Wilmot Blyden III Nigeria Sierra Leonean diplomat

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Edward Wilmot Blyden III (19 May 1918 – 10 October 2010) was a diplomat, political scientist and educator born in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He distinguished himself as an educator and contributor to post-colonial discourse on African self-government, and Third World non-alignment. He was the grandson of Edward Wilmot Blyden. EARLY …

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Duro Ladipo Nigeria playerigt

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Duro Ladipo (1931–1978) was one of the best known and critically acclaimed Yoruba dramatists that emerged from postcolonial Africa. Writing solely in the Yoruba language, he captivated the symbolic spirit of Yoruba mythologies in his plays, which were later adapted to other media such as photography, television and cinema. His …

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Donald Etiebet Nigeria politician

Donald Etiebet Nigerian politician

Chief Donald Dick Etiebet is a Nigerian politician who was a senator during the Nigerian Second Republic (1979 – 1983). He was then elected governor of Cross River State, with Fidelis Ikogo Nnang as his deputy, holding this office from October to December 1983, when the military coup brought General …

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Dominic Oneya Nigeria politician and general

Dominic Oneya Nigeria politician and general

Brigadier-General Dominic Obukadata Oneya was Administrator of Kano State, Nigeria from August 1996 to August 1998 during the military regime of General Sani Abacha, then Administrator of Benue State from August 1998 to May 1999 during the transitional regime of General Abdulsalami Abubakar, handing over power to the elected executive …

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Domingo Alaba Obende Member of the Senate of Nigeria

Domingo Alaba Obende Member of the Senate of Nigeria

Dr. Domingo Alaba John Obende (born 5 December 1954) is a businessman, a graduate of Yaba Trade Centre, University of Benin & University of East London Business School, holder of Bsc Public Admin, MBA Public Service and was elected Senator for Edo North, in Edo State, Nigeria, in the 9 …

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Dennis Osadebay Nigeria politician

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Dennis Chukude Osadebay (29 June 1911—26 December 1994) was a Nigerian politician, poet, journalist and former premier of the now defunct Mid-Western Region of Nigeria, which now comprises Edo and Delta State. He was one of the pioneering Nigerian poets who wrote in English. As a politician, he detested party …

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Demas Nwoko Nigeria academic

Demas Nwoko Nigeria academic

Demas Nwoko (born 1935) is a Nigerian artist, protean designer, architect and master builder. As an artist, he strives to incorporate modern techniques in architecture and stage design to enunciate African subject matter in most of his works. In the 1960s, he was a member of the Mbari club of …

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Davou Zang Nigeria politician

Davou Zang Nigerian politician

Davou Zang was elected Senator for the Plateau North constituency of Plateau State, Nigeria at the start of the Nigerian Fourth Republic, running on the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) platform. He took office on 29 May 1999. After taking his seat in the Senate in June 1999 he was appointed …

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