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(UPDATE) HID Would Have Turned 100 November 25

Posted: Sep 19, 2015 at 5:21 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

HID Awolowo would have turned 100 on November 25 this year.
First Weekly reported that she died shortly after a meeting on Saturday with her family members.

The matriarch of the Awolowo family, Chief Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo, is dead.

Mama, as she is fondly called by many was said to have been a part of the meeting for the planning of her 100th birthday.
She was until her death the chairman of Nigeria’s oldest newspaper, Nigerian Tribune.