Eminent Nigerian businessman and philanthropist, Chief Bayo Kuku, is dead.
Bayo Kuku, 84, until his death yesterday, was the Ogbeni Oja of Ijebuland in Ogun State.
A close relation said the remains of the late former
president of the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) would be committed to
mother earth today at his palatial ‘White House’, country-home on Bayo
Kuku Drive, Obalende, Ijebu-Ode at 11.00 a.m.
Kuku, regarded as one of the richest and most influential Ijebu sons,
would also be remembered as a Nigerian, who, in spite of his wealth and
influence, was humble.
A lawyer by profession, Bayo Kuku was the Bobajiro of Ijebuland as well as chairman, Council of Chiefs of Ijebu.
Kuku was also vice chairman, Mobil Oil Nigeria Limited, former board
member, FBN Merchant Bank and the Nigerian National Petroleum
He is survived by his children, one of whom is popular Lagos businessman, Abiodun Kuku, husband to Funke Fowler Kuku.
Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson,
while recalling her past experiences in a recent interview, thanked God for the positive changes
that have occurred in her life.
The actress explained that
while in secondary school, she used to go late for her Accounting class
because she never liked the teacher taking the subject, who she said was
She also added that during class, her mind was always
divided because she could not do without fried yam and would anxiously
wait for close of school in order for her to go for her favourite.
to her, “I remember how I used to miss Accounting lectures all the
freaking time Cuz of this really wicked teacher...
Oh dear, it appears all is not
well in actress Ann Njemanze’s new home. Ann, Segun Arinze’s ex-wife and
Nollywood star who is well known as Domitilla got married in 2013 to her
lecturer husband, Silver Ojieson regardless of the fact that he is
5-years younger than she is.
The actress and proud mother of two seems to be passing through trying times in her new marital home. Few
days ago, the Tinsel star posted an image of a bleeding heart with the
words. ‘I’m hurting again, written on it.
Then a while ago, she also posted another meme which reads, ‘I can’t even cry anymore, the only thing I can do is to feel my heart in pieces,’