• How Nigeria’s federalism was killed – Ogbemudia explains

    How Nigeria’s federalism was killed – Ogbemudia explains

    The destruction of Nigeria as a federal structure started when the position of Chief Justice as head of the judiciary in the regions was scraped and replaced by the Chief Judge.

    Two-time Governor of old Midwest and Bendel states, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, disclosed this at a reception to mark his 84th birthday.

    On the occasion, a school he built as military governor, New Era College, was renamed Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia College.

    His words: “Many years ago, regions had their constitutions and CJs were […]

  • Edo immortalises Ogbemudia, names school after him

    Edo immortalises Ogbemudia, names school after him

    It was gathered that the Edo State Governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has again immortalized the two-time Governor of the defunct Mid-West State and Bendel States, Dr. Samuel Ogbemudia, by naming the rebuilt and remodeled New Era College in Benin City after the elder statesman.

    This is the second time the state government under Oshiomhole would be immortalizing Ogbemudia as the governemnt had, in 2014, built a statue in honour of the former Governor at the state-owned Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City.

    Speaking […]