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Tag: Legends/Heroes

Meet Flora Nwapa Nigeria And Africa’s First Female Novelist (Full Bio And History)

INTRODUCTION   Professor Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa (13 January 1931 – 16 October 1993) known to her native Nigerian ndi-Igbo people as Ogbuefi Florence Nwanzuruahu Nkiru Nwapa-Nwakuche  and the world as Flora Nwapa was a great Nigerian writer (novelist), teacher, administrator, and a forerunner of a whole generation of African women writers. Flora Nwapa is […]

NATIONAL HERO: Herbert Macaulay Full Biography,Life, Heroic Works And His Legend

FULL NAME:         Olayinka Badmus Macaulay DATE OF BIRTH:   November 14, 1864 OCCUPATION:       Politician, Engineer, Architect, Journalist, Musician.                   DECEASED        May 7, 1946 (aged 81) INTRODUCTION   Herbert Macaulay was a Nigerian nationalist, politician, engineer, architect, journalist, and musician Legend says he is the founder of Nigerian nationalism. One of the first […]

NATIONAL HERO: Chief Obafemi Awolowo Full Biography,Life And Heroic Works+Quotes

FULL NAME:         Obafemi Awolowo DATE OF BIRTH:   6 March 1909 OCCUPATION:      Lawyer,Politician, And Entrepreneur  DECEASED (9 May 1987 (aged 78)) INTRODUCTION   REPUTATION Premier of Western Nigeria Federal Commissioner for Finance Awolo was a Nigerian nationalist and statesman who played a key role in Nigeria’s independence movement, the First and Second Republics and the Civil War. […]

NATIONAL HERO: Chief Mrs Margaret Ekpo Full Biography, Life And Works

FULL NAME:            Margaret Ekpo DATE OF BIRTH:     1914 OCCUPATION:         Politician, Teacher, Activist       DECEASED (September 21, 2006            aged 92) INTRODUCTION   Margaret Ekpo (1914-2006) was a Nigerian women’s rights activist and social mobilizer who was a pioneering female politician in the country’s First Republic and a leading member of a class of traditional Nigerian […]

NATIONAL HERO: Sir, AHMADU BELLO Full Biography Life And News

FULL NAME:             Alhaji Ahmadu Bello KBE DATE OF BIRTH:      June 12, 1910 OCCUPATION:          Politician                 DECEASED               ( January 14, 1966) INTRODUCTION   Al-Haji Sir Ahmadu Bello was a Nigerian politician, and was the first premier of the Northern Nigeria region from 1954-1966. He is considered to be a founding father of the modern Nigerian […]