|Late Chief Mrs H.I.D Awolowo and her husband Chief Obafemi Awolowo.
Chief Mrs H.I.D Awolowo dies at 99 at home in her sleep in Ikenne.
Chief (Mrs) Hannah Idowu Dideolu Awolowo,finally went home to join her husband,the legendary Chief Obafemi Awolowo.I was beginning to thing Chief Mrs H.I.D. Awolowo was going to live forever! But like everything else,what goes up must come down and every thing that has a beginning must have an end!
She died yesterday 19th September at her Ikenne,Ogun state home at
age 99,just 2 months short of living to 100 in November,which is when she was born.
As you can expect,there has been condolences coming in from all quarters of the country,and the No 1 man in Nigeria,President Muhammadu Buhari has sent condolence messages too.
|Finally together again after 28 years apart
|with Professor Wole Soyinka.