Welcome, Guest: Join Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,711,547 members, 6,404,193 topics. Date: Sunday, 25 July 2021 at 07:06 PM

50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo - Politics - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Politics / 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo (2070 Views)

Mubashiru Abiola Is Dead (MKO Abiola's Younger Brother) / OPC Council Disowns Gani Adams, For Betraying Yoruba Nation / Gani Adams Reveals That 85% Of Lagosians Want Jonathan (2) (3) (4)

(1) (Reply) (Go Down)

50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Remii(m): 9:54am On Oct 02, 2010
http://thenationonlineng.net/web3/news/14792.html

50 Nigerians for honours today


Vincent Ikuomola, Abuja 30/09/2010 00:15:00
President Goodluck Jonathan
As part of activities lined up for the nation’s 50th Independence anniversary celebrations 50 Nigerians will today be honoured by President Goodluck Jonathan.
The awards are to be conferred on Nigerians and friends of the country.

A statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Alhaji Mahmud Yayale Ahmed, said the personalities would be honoured for their contributions to the development of thecountry.

Already, letters have been dispatched to them.
The recipients are: Herbert Macaulay (Lagos), Dr. Nnamdi Azikwe (Anambra), Alhaji Ahmadu Bello (Sokoto), Chief Obafemi Awolowo (Ogun), Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (Bauchi), Chief Samuel Akintola (Oyo), Mallam Aminu Kano (Kano) and Chief Anthony Enahoro (Edo).

Ernest Okoli (Bayelsa), Jaja Wachukwu (Abia), Dennis Osadebay (Delta), Maj-Gen J.T.U Aguiyi-Ironsi (Abia) Generals Yakubu Gowon (Plateau),Olusegun Obasanjo (Ogun) Abdulsalami Abubakar (Niger) and Prof. Kenneth Dike (Anambra).

Also, Profs Wole Soyinka (Ogun), Chinua Achebe (Anambra), Alhaji Abubakar Imam (Kaduna), Alhaji Babatunde Jose (Lagos), Justices Adetokunbo Ademola (Ogun), Egbert Udo Udoma (Akwa-Ibom) Prof. Teslim Elias (Lagos), Chief Rotimi Alade Williams (Lagos), Justice Mamman Nasir (Katsina), Alhaji Alhassan Dantata (Kano), Alhaji Aliko Dangote (Kano), Chief Mike Adenuga (Ogun), Richard Ihetu aka Dick Tiger (Abia), Kanu Nwankwo (Abia) and Chioma Ajunwa (Imo).

Daniel Igali (Bayelsa), Michael Akinwunmi (Ogun), Mrs Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (Ogun), Mrs Margaret Ekpo (Cross River), Hajia Gambo Sawaba (Kaduna), Hajiya Ladi Kwali (Abuja), Princess Alexandra (Britain) and Lillian Joel Williams (Britain).

Others are Profs. Jacob Ade Ajayi (Ekiti), Ishaya Audu (Kaduna), Iya Abubakar (Adamawa), Chief Emeka Anyaoku (Anambra), Alhaji Shehu Shagari (Sokoto), Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule (Kano), Joseph Tarka (Benue), Shettima Ali Monguno (Borno) and Cardinal Francis Arinze (Anambra), Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq 111, Sultan of Sokoto (Sokoto) and Oba Adesoji Aderemi (Osun).
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Nobody: 10:07am On Oct 02, 2010
Rubbish. . .how is Dennis Osadebay better than Fela ? How is Kanu Nwankwo more heroic than Gani and Abiola ? That list remain a stu.pid one since the likes of Adenuga and Dangote who are fronts for corrupt politicians can make it.must they politicize everything for God sake ?
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by MetalGong4: 10:24am On Oct 02, 2010
~Bluetooth:

Rubbish. . .how is Dennis Osadebay better than Fela ? How is Kanu Nwankwo more heroic than Gani and Abiola ? That list remain a stu.pid one since the likes of Adenuga and Dangote who are fronts for corrupt politicians can make it.must they politicize everything for God sake ?

You should even be grateful that the name of Awolowo was included in that list; a worthless bigot who died like a rat by committing suicide.

http://famouspeoplenews./2010/06/01/how-awolowo-committed-suicide/
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Afam4eva(m): 10:28am On Oct 02, 2010
~Bluetooth:

Rubbish. . .how is Dennis Osadebay better than Fela ? How is Kanu Nwankwo more heroic than Gani and Abiola ? That list remain a stu.pid one since the likes of Adenuga and Dangote who are fronts for corrupt politicians can make it.must they politicize everything for God sake ?

Bloody tribalist change your ways.
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Nobody: 10:31am On Oct 02, 2010
MetalGong4:

You should even  be grateful that the name of Awolowo was included in that list; a worthless bigot who died like a rat by committing suicide.

http://famouspeoplenews./2010/06/01/how-awolowo-committed-suicide/
why is ojukwu's name missing in the list ? The list is not meant for cowards. Rotfl
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Nobody: 10:36am On Oct 02, 2010
afam4eva:

Bloody tribalist change your ways.
Dennis osadebay and fela are not on the same level. . .you know that,so why is dennis name on the list.he only play highlife at parties while fela stood and talk even when politicians couldn't stand the military boys.
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Odunnu: 12:45pm On Oct 02, 2010
Remii:

http://thenationonlineng.net/web3/news/14792.html

50 Nigerians for honours today


Vincent Ikuomola, Abuja 30/09/2010 00:15:00
President Goodluck Jonathan
As part of activities lined up for the nation’s 50th Independence anniversary celebrations 50 Nigerians will today be honoured by President Goodluck Jonathan.
The awards are to be conferred on Nigerians and friends of the country.

A statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Alhaji Mahmud Yayale Ahmed, said the personalities would be honoured for their contributions to the development of thecountry.

Already, letters have been dispatched to them.
The recipients are: Herbert Macaulay (Lagos), Dr. Nnamdi Azikwe (Anambra), Alhaji Ahmadu Bello (Sokoto), Chief Obafemi Awolowo (Ogun), Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa (Bauchi), Chief Samuel Akintola (Oyo), Mallam Aminu Kano (Kano) and Chief Anthony Enahoro (Edo).

Ernest Okoli (Bayelsa), Jaja Wachukwu (Abia), Dennis Osadebay (Delta), Maj-Gen J.T.U Aguiyi-Ironsi (Abia) Generals Yakubu Gowon (Plateau),Olusegun Obasanjo (Ogun) Abdulsalami Abubakar (Niger) and Prof. Kenneth Dike (Anambra).

Also, Profs Wole Soyinka (Ogun), Chinua Achebe (Anambra), Alhaji Abubakar Imam (Kaduna), Alhaji Babatunde Jose (Lagos), Justices Adetokunbo Ademola (Ogun), Egbert Udo Udoma (Akwa-Ibom) Prof. Teslim Elias (Lagos), Chief Rotimi Alade Williams (Lagos), Justice Mamman Nasir (Katsina), Alhaji Alhassan Dantata (Kano), Alhaji Aliko Dangote (Kano), Chief Mike Adenuga (Ogun), Richard Ihetu aka manliness Tiger (Abia), Kanu Nwankwo (Abia) and Chioma Ajunwa (Imo).

Daniel Igali (Bayelsa), Michael Akinwunmi (Ogun), Mrs Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (Ogun), Mrs Margaret Ekpo (Cross River), Hajia Gambo Sawaba (Kaduna), Hajiya Ladi Kwali (Abuja), Princess Alexandra (Britain) and Lillian Joel Williams (Britain).

Others are Profs. Jacob Ade Ajayi (Ekiti), Ishaya Audu (Kaduna), Iya Abubakar (Adamawa), Chief Emeka Anyaoku (Anambra), Alhaji Shehu Shagari (Sokoto), Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule (Kano), Joseph Tarka (Benue), Shettima Ali Monguno (Borno) and Cardinal Francis Arinze (Anambra), Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq 111, Sultan of Sokoto (Sokoto) and Oba Adesoji Aderemi (Osun).
So the censor doesnt have respect for names?
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by Remii(m): 2:04pm On Oct 02, 2010
~Bluetooth:

Dennis osadebay and fela are not on the same level. . .you know that,so why is dennis name on the list.he only play highlife at parties while fela stood and talk even when politicians couldn't stand the military boys.

You are confusing Denis Osadebay, the first Premier of MidWestern Region with Stephen Osita Osadabey the Highlife musician.
Re: 50 Nigerians Honour List - Mko, Gani, Ibb, Boro, Fela Missing, No One From Ondo by presido1: 2:42pm On Oct 02, 2010
~Bluetooth:

Dennis osadebay and fela are not on the same level. . .you know that,so why is dennis name on the list.he only play highlife at parties while fela stood and talk even when politicians couldn't stand the military boys.
Your tribal eye could not let you read and differentiate. Next time comprehend well before showing your colour. SMH. DENNIS OSADEBE Is not a musician. If only you did not read with a tribal mindset or google.

But yes Gani and Fela should be in the list.

(1) (Reply)

PDP Leading In Delta Central Polls / Help Bloodyassassin/bloodykilker/Opiaoku. We Must Not Have Another Musiwa. / President Jonathan Celebrates Osun Election.

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2021 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 72
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.