Archives for November 2012

Profile of Senator Bola Ahmad Tinubu

Senator Ahmed Bola Tinubu was born on March 29, 1952 to the illustrious and noble Tinubu family of Lagos state. He attended St. John’s primary School, Arotoya, Lagos and children’s home school in Ibadan. Young Bola in his quest for knowledge and exposure, travelled to United States in 1975, with his zeal for success he […]

THE ROLE OF MEDIA IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS:

“Maryland Sister States Programme was established in 1980 with a mission to provide a forum for the promotion of international cooperation and understanding. The Programme offers countless opportunities to develop partnership around the world in areas of art, culture, transportation, film, women’s issues, business, education, health care, professional development, sports, law, and more. The Programme oversees an array of international exchanges, promoting a balance of business, educational and cultural interests. At inception, the stated mission of the programme was…”

Maryland–Ondo States Sister States Program: A Model

“Chair Maryland-Nigeria Sister State Executive Committee, Sylvester Okere noted that God has blessed Ondo State with rich natural and human resources in which the Sister-States Program will provide opportunity to tap into and utilise for great benefit of the people.”

Profile of Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

MALLAM SANUSI LAMIDO SANUSI Many has heard of the name Sanusi Lamido Sanusi  and it is virtually a household name in many homes in Nigeria. I will discuss about the man who has achieved a lot both in Nigeria and outside Nigeria.  Birth and Education Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was born  on 31st of July,1961. […]

Profile of Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote is a renowned name in the business circle in Nigeria and outside Nigeria. He his the richest living black man in the world. Early Life  Aliko Dangote was born in Kano, Northern Nigeria State on 10th of April,  1957 into a wealthy hausa – muslim family. His mother was related to the legendary […]

The Sorry State of the Nigeria Premier League

I want to express my unhappiness and disgust on the sorry state of the Nigeria Premier League and this press release is made with a view to express how urgent it is for every concerned individual to take immediate measures of correction before the situation gets catastrophic.  It is painful when I read on the […]

Memory Lane with Edgar Davids

speaks One-on-One with FourFourTwo   Edgar ‘The Pitbull’ Davids, no-nonsense midfielder for Holland, Ajax, Juventus and more, answers questions from FourFourTwo readers – and threatens one of them – back in the New Year 2010 issue.   “Are you gay?” growls Edgar Davids, 
radiating a palpable sense of menace as Soccer AM concludes an interview for its […]

William sisters in Lagos

As part of a planned African Tour, tennis icons, Serena and Venus Williams Tuesday arrived the shores of Nigeria, Tuesday October 30 and will be in the country till Friday, November 2. Their visit is part of tour concerning the recently launched ‘‘Breaking The Mould’’ (BTM) campaign, a women’s empowerment initiative that has already garnered […]

Eminent Leaders Achievers Award 2012 Nominees

“Some of the past recipients of the prestigious award include: the late Senator Idris Kuta, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, Governor, Ondo State; His Excellency, Alhaji Ahmed Sani, Yarima Bakura, former Zamfara State Governor; Hajia Fati Kadiri, Director of Public Affairs, National Populations Commission; Dr. Tonnie Iredia, former Director General NTA; Dr. Mrs Nenadi Usman”