No protest can ever be said to be successful if the status quo remains .
On April 18, 1978 Nigeria witnessed the bloodiest Students’ Protest when a UNILAG Student, Akintunde Ojo and eight others including a pregnant housewife were shot dead across Nigeria.
Hon. John Obafemi
Being the Text of an Address Presented At the Formal Opening of the Extra-Ordinary Convention Holding at the University of Maiduguri.
The consistent and unashamedly bashing of the religious houses for the failure of The Nigerian State is a misplaced priority.
A Lesson for Emergency and Over-ambitious Christian Politicians
I define Leadership as the ability or the process of giving directions to others for the purpose of achieving qualitative management of time, human, natural and financial resources.
That he lived all his life as a teacher is significant. In my interactions with Akogun, he introduced me to Mao Tse Tongism and years back, he predicted China based on his feelings at the time, will be one of the greatest nations economically, having addressed and resolved ideologically to be great. Akogun played a significant role in my life as a student at the Ife University. Today, my family and his enjoy a warm relationship.
Akogun Olusegun Okeowo made a foray into politics in the year 2003. His former disciple as a Student Union’ President in 1978, Otunba Gbenga Daniel was seeking election into the office of the Ogun State Governor and had enlisted his support and services as the Director of Research and Publicity of the OGD Campaign Organization.
They also killed his wife, Sheba Yakubu 32, and hacked to death their only three children, Patience 13, Revelation 6 and Rejoice 4, thus wiping out the entire Yakubu household.