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Goke Ilesanmi Pays Mum Last Respect

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Goke Ilesanmi

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.”

The above quote by Norman Cousins is one which Goke Ilesanmi, the former Acting Editor of Financial Standard can relate to.

While the amiable man is hale and hearty, he carries a sorrow of sort with him due to the death of his mother.

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Dr. Rachael Ilesanmi passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at Ikare-Akoko, Ondo State.

A midwife, the woman who died at the age of 80, will be laid to rest today at her hometown, Okemesi Ekiti, Ekiti State.

Prior to her burial, a Service of Songs held at Christ Apostolic Church (CAC), Oke-Aanu, Eshe Street, Ikare Akoko, Ondo State on Thursday, January 31.

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Friday, February 1, saw a Wake keep Service holding at Okemesi Ekiti in honour of the deceased.

Survived by Mrs. Janet Afolabi; Mrs. Kikelomo Ekundayo; Goke Ilesanmi; Rotimi Ilesanmi, Tolorunju Ilesanmi, and many grandchildren, Dr. Ilesanmi who is described as a loving mother anyone would love to have will be missed.

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Interesting Times For Halima Buba

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The life of beautiful Halima Buba has been a tale of many first.

The highly intelligent woman has been cleaning out, rising from height to height.

Sitting on the board of many blue chip companies including Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), where she is a non-executive director, Buba is also a co-founder of TAJ Consortium, a group consisting of egghead technocrats.

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Almost like the proverbial King Midas, everything she has touched has turned to Gold.

She added another feather to her proverbial cap recently when she was appointed Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Sun Trust Bank, continuing a career that has spanned two decades during which she demonstrated exceptional leadership quality in building teams focused on business development and market expansion, holding sway as Deputy General Manager in Ecobank Nigeria at a point.

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And The Gods Smile On Princess Adesola Ogunwusi

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“Lightning doesn’t strike twice in a particular place.” This is a popular saying.

However, when there is a libation and the gods are happy, there is a tendency that there is an exception to the rule.

As far as bubbly Princess Adesola Ogunwusi, one of the younger sisters of Ooni Adeyeye Ogunwusi is concerned, the gods are happy and thus have eventually smiled on her.

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Princess Adesola whose first marriage packed up like a pack of ill-arranged cards has found love again. This time, Ayoola, the groom is not a conservative personality, but a jolly fellow.

The love-struck duo have been an item for a while, silently stepping out for parties. They are now set to take their relationship to the new level with Sunday, March 8, picked as the D-day that top personalities from all works of life will gather to serenade them in matrimony.

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Farida Waziri’s Bubble Burst

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A return after a long period off radar should attract positive accolades and encomium.

This was what ex-chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Farida Waziri and her associates had expected when her biography “Farida Waziri: One Step Ahead” became a talking point in the social sphere.

However, like when the woman was the head of EFCC, controversy is what has trailed her and the book, since it became available for public consumption.

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An indictment of former President Goodluck Jonathan has further seen the book which was recently launched being discredited.

Waziri was trailed by controversial circumstances including allegations of corruption prior to her sack by President Jonathan in 2011

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