Emily Okheren Aig-Imoukhuede, historian, 75, October 27. Born in Sabongida-Ora, Owan, Edo State, she was educated at the Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology, Ibadan, 1959-1961, and University of Ibadan, 1961-1964. She was a history teacher at St. Anne’s Secondary School, Ibadan, 1966. She served as a member of the health care financial committee, Federal Ministry of Health; board member, National Universities Commission, NUC, 1986; director, Nigeria Cargo Handling Company, 1987, and president, National Council of Women’s Societies, NCWS, 1988. She is the author of The Seven Maidens and other Stories.
— Oct 31, 2016 @ 01:00 GMT