Sadiq Daba (Abubakar Sadiq Daba), a Nigerian Nollywood veteran actor, producer and director. He earned critical acclaim for his portrayal of Inspector Danladi Waziri in the dramatic film “October 1.” The Actors Guild of Nigeria gave Sadiq Daba the honorary title of Garkuwan Nollywood (“Shield of Nollywood”) to recognize his contributions to the motion picture industry. Read Sadiq Daba Biography and Profile.
Veteran Nigerian broacaster and actor Sadiq Daba has died. His death was confirmed by filmmaker Kunle Afolayan. According to Mr. Afolayan, the Daba broadcaster died on Wednesday from his protracted battle with leukaemia and prostate cancer. Afolayan said the news was confirmed to him by Mr. Daba’s wife and son.
“Today, I am pleased to announce that Emmanuel Chinweuba Nworie has accepted a fully funded offer to study for his PhD in Mathematics at the Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas. SMU is a prestigious private research university. Emmanuel prefers locations with warm weather. He received three great offers, all from schools in the southern part of the US,” Michael Taiwo, a US-based Nigerian and sponsor of MT Scholarships said.
Dapo Akande is Professor of Public International Law, Yamani Fellow at St. Peter’s College, Co-Director of the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict (ELAC) & the Oxford Martin Programme on Human Rights for Future Generations. Dapo has advised States, international organizations and non-governmental organizations on matters of international law. Read Dapo Akande Biography and Profile.