Walter Ibekwe Ofonagoro

Walter Ibekwe Ofonagoro, historian and administrator, 79, June 24. Born in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, he was educated at …

Mohammed Yahaya

Mohammed Yahaya, retired Air Vice Marshal, 77, June 28. Born in Adoka, Otukpo local government area, Benue State, he …

Kpadoo Manger Kura

Kpadoo Manger Kura, philanthropist and chief nursing officer, 59, June 25. Born in Zaki Biam, Katsina Ala local government …

Sam Egwu

Sam Egwu, Senator, former Governor of Ebonyi State, 65, June 20. Born in Ezzamgbo, Ohaukwu local government area of …

Bashir Othman Tofa

Bashir Othman Tofa, businessman and politician, 72, June 20. Born in Kano, Kano State, he was educated at Shuachi Primary …

Viola Adaku Onwuliri

Viola Adaku Onwuliri, former minister, educationist, author, and Professor of Biochemistry, 63, June 18. Born in …

Olisa Agbakoba

Olisa Agbakoba, lawyer, former president, Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, 66, May 29. Born in Jos, Plateau State, he was educated …

Pius Obanya

Pius Obanya, educationist, civil servant, 80, May 29. Born in Jos, Plateau State, he was educated at the University of Ibadan. Obanya …

Bola Olaosebikan

Bola Olaosebikan, medical doctor, writer and publisher, Health Care, Nigeria’s first health magazine, 62, June 2. Born in Offa, Kwara …

Ike Ekweremadu

Ike Ekweremadu, deputy senate president, 57, May 12. Born in Mpu, Aninri local government area of Enugu State, he …

Lucky Igbinedion

Lucky Igbinedion, politician and former governor of Edo State, 62, May 13. Born in Benin City, Edo State, he was educated at …

Etim Nyong Bassey

Etim Nyong Bassey, chemical engineer, 74, May 11. Born in Oron, Akwa Ibom State, he was educated at Methodist Boys High School …

Anthony Suleiman Momoh

Anthony Suleiman Momoh, lawyer, journalist and administrator, 80, April 27. Born in Auchi, Edo State, he was educated at …

Mike Adenuga Jnr

Mike Adenuga Jnr, businessman and industrialist, 66, April 29. Born in Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State, he was educated at Ibadan …

Chukwuemeka Ike

Chukwuemeka Ike, novelist and professor of Literature, 88, April 28. Born in Ndikelionwu, Anambra State, he studied at …

Aliko Dangote

Aliko Dangote, businessman, industrialist, 62, April 10. Born in Kano State, he was educated at the Kano …