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  • ...and Survey towards the end of the Nigerian first republic. He was later a Lagos state commissioner for Justice and Education. During the second republic, Ogunsanya was chairman of the [[Nigerian People's Party]].
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  • '''Solomon Taminowo Hunponu-Wusu''' was a former senator from Badagry, [[Lagos]] State who was among the nominated candidates chosen to become senators in ...Wusu Trading Company and Commercial Medicine Stores, both headquartered in Lagos.
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  • ...ji Shitta Bey''' is a [[Nigeria]]n lawyer and politician who represented a Lagos State senatorial constituency in the House of Assembly during the Nigerian ...Lagos Central mosque by a Wahab Folawiyo led Jamaatul Muslimeen Council of Lagos.(1)
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  • ...he Lagos trucking industry hauling export goods and other merchandise from Lagos to the North and vice versa along rugged roads mostly in the months of the [[Category:People from Kano]]
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  • '''Musa Yar'Adua''' was a Nigerian politician who served as minister of [[Lagos]] Affairs during the [[Nigerian first republic]]. Together with fellow legi ...ive Authority. In 1930, he graduated from the katsina Training College and from 1930-1945, he was a middle school teacher. He was conferred with the title
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  • ...r and later became a schoolmaster in 1887, at St Paul's, on Breadfruit st, Lagos. In 1891, he left for the Fourah Bay College to earn a bachelor of Arts deg ...Niger Diocese. His son, [[Adelakun Howells]] later became the Bishop of [[Lagos]].
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  • '''Abdul Lateef Sadiq Akodu''' (1899) was a Muslim preacher from Epe who was the National missioner of the Ahmadiya Movement in Islam. He wa ...e in November 1899. He as born to Sadiq Akodu, an Arabic scholar in Epe, [[Lagos]]. He went to [[Government Muslim School]], Epe, and the Haroun Rasheed Ara
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  • ...hern Government in the Constitutional Conference of 1958, London and 1959, Lagos. ...gest serving monarchs in Nigeria. He has seen the Igala region transformed from inadequate schools and hospitals to one with available social amenities.
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  • ...munities in Nigeria as well as across West Africa, are common and resulted from former slaves in Brazil returning to Africa in the 19th century. We find evidence of these in Ghana too, as the [[Tabom]] people, who spoke portugese, and were branded 'Tabom', because this was the respon
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  • located within the Synagogue Church premises around Ikotun-Egbe area of Lagos State collapsed completely to the ground. ...guesthouse collapsed in the SCOAN's premises in Lagos killing at least 115 people, 84 of them South Africans. According to, a [[Warri]]-based pr
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  • an early member of the Nigerian Youth Movement and went on to represent Lagos as an elected member to the Legislative Council defeating [[T.A. Doherty]] ...of the Pilgrims Board of the Western region which took over pilgrim duties from the colonial authorities in the 1950s.
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  • ...6 to S.A. Arogundade. He went to Oduduwa College and Government College, [[Lagos]] before starting work. He was at Kingsway stores in 1948 and soon became a [[Category:Nigerian athletes|Nigerian people by occupation]]
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  • ...k of his, 'The Condition, Elevation, Emigration and Destiny of the Colored People of the United States, Politically Considered', sought emigration for free s with the help of the Crowthers was given permission to use land along Lagos and Abeokuta by the Ogun river for re-settlement purposes. However, a key m
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  • ...n to Julius Osakwe Anionwu on May 5, 1921. He attended [[King's College]], Lagos, Trinity Hall, Cambridge before being called to the bar in Lincoln's Inn. H [[Category:Nigerian diplomats|Nigerian people by occupation]]
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  • | birth_place = [[Lagos Island]], [[Lagos State]] [[Nigeria]] | residence = [[Lagos]], [[Lagos State]], [[Nigeria]]
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  • ...tention of contesting the party's presidential ticket, he later joined the People's Democratic Party in 2001. ...e was also the leader of a Cross River political pressure group styled the Lagos group which facilitated the primary defeat of former Central Bank governor
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  • ...r of high profile editorial and managerial positions including editing the Lagos Weekend, serving as general manager of the Nigerian Herald, and later servi ...was born in Osogbo on July 15, 1941. He was educated at the University of Lagos and Indiana University Bloomington. (1)
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  • ...ction Group's Jos convention when the Akintola group tried to make a break from the grips of party leader and parliamentarian, [[Awolowo]]. administration as an assistant medical officer at the General Hospital, Lagos and later became a medical officer working at Adeoyo Hospital, Ibadan (1945
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  • ...ime studying privately and later achieved a 2nd class honours in Economics from the University of [[London]]. ...ns including membership of the Ode Ekiti Progressive Union and the Ekiti's People's Party in 1953.
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  • ...he Nigerian Book Foundation and a member of the [[Board of Trustees of the People's Democratic Party]] of Nigeria. (2) [[Category:Lagos]]
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  • ...was in support of opening more doors of employment to different classes of people in the native authority and seeking a reform to the emirate system in the N ...tions. However, many of is views caused controversy and he left Kaduna for Lagos to join the foreign service.
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  • ...winning major elections in the city. Adisa later declared for the Northern People's Congress. (1)
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  • ...a founding member of the Lagos Youth Movement in 1934 and after returning from studies abroad along with Nnamdi Azikiwe, the movement was renamed Nigerian However, he left the movement in 1951 and founded his own party, the Nigerian People's Congress. He later joined the National Council of Nigeria and the Cameroo
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  • Nigerian People's Party'' ...y, Pennsylvania in 1930. He subsequently obtained a masters degree in 1933 from a prestigious Ivy League institution, the University of Pennsylvania [4].
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  • ...on of Tor Tiv, prodded on because he was one of the local educated persons from Tivland. ...ention to contest his constituency seat to the House of Representatives in Lagos.
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  • ...[Lagos]] as one of the first Northern students entrants. Though, he was in Lagos trying to study to be a medical dispenser, he was taken by the [[Ahmadiyya]
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  • ...Mbanefo was a traditional chief. He attended Methodist Boys High School, [[Lagos]] and King's College where he became the senior [[prefect]]. After finishin ...hing Mbanefo craved, he also wanted to serve the people, in particular the people of Onitsha. He contested and won a seat on the Onitsha Town Council where h
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  • ...eation of the Midwest region and the massive support the movement received from Urhobos afforded Mariere the opportunity to serve as the region's governor. the military governor and was appointed chancellor of the University of Lagos in 1968.
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  • *[[Lagos Times]], November 10, 1880. Editor, Andrew Thomas, Publisher [[Richard Beal *[[Lagos Observer]], February 15, 1882. Edited and published by J. Bagan Benjamin, a
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  • ...olarship and commitment have been recognised over the years by many awards from organisations and governments in Africa, Europe and America, not least her ...ouved, imported from China, India or manafactured in a clandestine factory from somewhere such as Onitsha in the south of Nigeria, where false drugs have b
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  • ...ut Christian doctrines. In 1982, it held its own Sunday service transiting from an inter-denominational Church to become a full blown denomination. ...ce of its founder, a teacher at the College of Education, [[University of Lagos]]. At inception, the ministry's leader, W.F. Kumuyi was the prime mover in
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  • ...Akure. She later married Mr Victor Esan in 1934 and they briefly lived in Lagos. A few years later she moved back to her hometown of Ibadan. [2] ...during the colonial era were limited. In 1944, she established the Ibadan People's Girls Grammar School in Molete, [3] to educate women on different subject
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  • ...Yaba where he earned his diploma. He worked for the General Hospitals, at Lagos, Ibadan, Osogbo and Oyo. [[Category:Ekiti people]]
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  • ...Nigeria]]n naval commodore who served as the Chief of General Staff (CGS), from 1985-1986, as the CGS, he was the de facto #2 man in the nation during the ...itted in 1972 though his rank was not raised to that of his contemporaries from the 1960 recruiting class.
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  • In 1980, he became the chairman of Chase Merchant Bank, [[Lagos]]. [[Category:Nigerian academics|Nigerian people by occupation]]
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  • ...centuries mainly due to its important position on the trade routes between Lagos and Ibadan. The kingdom imposed sharp limits on trade insisting that all tr ...d. In defending himself against charges of excessive death rates in Uganda from his own use of the gun, he stated : "On the West Coast, in the 'Jebu' war,
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  • ...guesthouse collapsed in the SCOAN's premises in Lagos killing at least 115 people, 84 of them South Africans. According to, a [[Warri]]-based pr
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  • ...1982, he began his journalism career at the ''[[National Concord]]'' in [[Lagos]], a newspaper owned by aspiring political figure [[Moshood Abiola]]. Oloje Olojede enrolled at the [[University of Lagos]] where he studied journalism. As a student he was particularly influenced
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  • ...osa. He lost his mother right before completing his secondary education in Lagos. ...the name Gabriel, Baptist Primary School, Benin and Eko Boys High School, Lagos.
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  • '''Lagos State''' [[Image:Lagos.jpg|thumb|200px|right]]
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  • ...then the major buyer and seller of stock on the [[Nigerian Stock Exchange|Lagos Stock Exchange]], while it also operated the exchange. A reconstructuring t ...ternational Finance Corporation as partners. Originally, the firm had 42 [[Lagos]] sharehlders holding about 20% of the equity and 56 foreign shareholders h
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  • ...guage|English]]:''"A bringer of good Tidings and Blessing "'') was born in Lagos State, SouthWestern [[Nigeria]]. He started performing at the age of 7 by t ...[[Aṣa|Asa]], [[Don jazzy]] [[2face Idibia]] as people he draws inspiration from. Management[http:/
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  • ...helsea School of Pharmacy of London University. He lectured in pharmacy at Lagos and was employed as a pharmacist by the Nigerian Medical Corporation. Ekwen ...ns the episodic nature of his novels. This tendency is well illustrated by People of the City (1954), in which Ekwensi gave a vibrant portrait of life in a W
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  • ...iented towards modern technology and a speedy movement of the capital from Lagos to Abuja. *Supremacy of the will of the people democratically expressed
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  • ...n April 21, and was sworn in on May 29, 2007. He is a member of the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP). ...n aristocratic Fulani family in Katsina; his father, a former Minister for Lagos during the First Republic, held the royal title of Mutawallen (custodian of
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