National News

Sanwo-Olu commiserates with Waheed Bakare’s family, The New Telegraph newspaper on his death

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has commiserated with the management and staff of the New Telegraph newspaper on the death of its former Saturday editor, Alhaji Waheed Bakare, describing the loss as painful end of a promising journalistic career. Sanwo-Olu, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile said although the demise […]

Opinion

Tribute to Waheed Bakare

By Abdullah Shuaib   We became friends in 2008 when I assumed office as the pioneer Executive Director/CEO of Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation, Lagos, where I initiated media parley with the management of the foundation. Waheed Bakare was among the several Muslim journalists that honoured my invitation even though he knew me not before that […]