Category Archives: HISTORY

Itan BaBa Alajo Shomolu, [Real story of Baba Alajo Shomolu]

ALAJO SOMOLU, Nigeria’s Most Famous Thrift Collector Alphaeus Taiwo Olunaike is not a name that many Nigerians are familiar with. But once you mention Baba Alajo Somolu, the eyes of millions of Nigerians will light up. Yes, they are more familiar with this nomenclature. Baba

History: Bet You Didn’t Know This About Nnamdi Azikwe

Nnamdi Azikiwe was selected to represent Nigeria in the long-distance running events of the 1934 British Empire Games in England but was rejected by the British organisers because he dropped his Christian name, ”Benjamin”. Azikiwe was actively involved in sports at every stage of his

History: A True Friend of Africa Fidel Castro Was Born Today

Fidel Castro was born on this day in 1926. The late Castro, who was Cuba’s 15th president, was revered for embracing Communism, which put him at odds with the American government. His contributions and assistance to some African countries during their fight against imperialism cannot