Photo: Reactions As Osinbajo Leads Prayer During His Condolence Visit To Late Balogun's Family
Former Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday, visited the family of the founder of First City Monument Bank, Subomi Balogun, who died on May 19, 2023. Osinbajo made this known on his Instagram page, where he shared pictures from the visit. The photos were captioned, "Visited Olori Balogun, Bolaji, Jide, Ladi, Gboyega earlier this afternoon and the family of Late Otunba Subomi Balogun to condole with them on his loss.
French Ligue 1 Top Scorer Chart After Arsenal Loan Star, Folarin Nets A Goal In Last League Game
Arsenal football club of England loanee, Folarin Balogun was impressive yesterday for French Ligue 1 club-side Reims in their 38th league game of the season against Montpellier at the Stade Auguste-Delaune. The 21 year old football maestro and Nigerian-descent retained his spot in his team's starting XI line-up following his outstanding performance for the team since he joined from Arsenal on a loan deal.
Actors Adeniyi Johnson and Seyi Edun mark dedication of their twins with birthday milestone
Nollywood performers Adeniyi Johnson and Seyi Edun melted hearts with footage of their twin children's church dedication, which surfaced on the internet. The affectionate parents now have two reasons for gratitude today, as it marks Seyi Edun's birthday and their children's ceremonial entrance into the church.
Arsenal Loan Star, Folarin Balogun Nets A Goal To Take His French Ligue 1 Tally Of The Season To 21
In-form Arsenal football club of England loan star, Folarin Balogun was superb yesterday for French Ligue 1 club-side Reims in their last league game of the season against Montpellier at the Stade Auguste-Delaune. The 21 year old football maestro started for the host at the heart of the attacking line where he created a couple of chances that got him directly involved in his team's only goal, but his efforts were not enough to save his side from the disappointing defeat.
Transfer News: Chelsea set price for Chalobah, Balogun eyes permanent move away from Arsenal
Chelsea set price for Chalobah Inter Milan are pushing hard to sign Chelsea defender Trevoh Chalobah and the Italian giants are in daily contact with his representatives. The Blues have supposedly slapped the 23-year-old with a £25million, and Inter are still thought to be interested at that price.
Transfer News: Mount agrees personal terms with Man Utd, Arsenal make €15m offer for Fresneda
Mount agrees personal terms with Man Utd Mason Mount is inching closer to joining Manchester United from Chelsea after agreeing personal terms, writes The Telegraph. Arsenal and Liverpool were also interested in signing the 24-year-old, but the England international has chosen to make the move to Old Trafford.
Today's Headlines: Buhari orders new NEDC boss to resume duty; EFCC floors Yahaya Bello's government in appeal court
Buhari orders new NEDC boss to resume duty Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the immediate resumption of the North East Development Commission’s (NEDC) new governing Board to prevent any leadership vacuum. According to him, the resumption of the Commission’s governing board, is in an acting capacity, until the Senate confirms the 12-member board.
Transfer News: Messi to snub Barca's offer after PSG exit, Balogun set to leave Arsenal
Messi to snub Barca's offer after PSG exit According to the Daily Express, Lionel Messi has decided to join Saudi Arabian club Al-Hilal next summer amidst rumours of him returning to Barcelona. The PSG forward has decided to leave the club and PSG's manager Christophe Galtier has confirmed the news about the Argentine's departure.
Onigbinde eulogises ‘Thunder’ Balogun’s wife
According to Punchng. Adegboye Onigbinde, a former coach of the Nigerian national team, the Super Eagles, has expressed his admiration for Mulikat Balogun, the late wife of renowned Nigerian footballer Teslim 'Thunder' Balogun, as the family commemorates her 25th anniversary today. Onigbinde acknowledged Mulikat's significant role in her husband's football career, highlighting that during the matches he witnessed Balogun play in his prime, Mulikat would perform a pre-match ritual of motivating her husband to score decisive goals.
Ondo Tribunal Dismisses LP Candidate's Petition against Ex-Commissioner, Ojogo
According to Vangaurd News report, In a significant development, the Ondo State Election Petitions Tribunal has made a ruling on the petition filed by the Labour Party's (LP) candidate for the Ilaje/Ese-Odo Federal Constituency seat in the House of Representatives, Tunji Balogun. The tribunal, chaired by Justice Rose Soji, has dismissed Balogun's petition, thereby upholding the victory of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidate, Donald Ojogo.
Tribe Of True Nobility Diminished By Otumba Subomi's Death, Says Osinbajo
STATEHOUSE PRESS RELEASE TRIBE OF TRUE NOBILITY DIMINISHED BY OTUNBA SUBOMI'S DEATH, SAYS OSINBAJO Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has described the late founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Otunba Subomi Balogun, as “noble in word and deed, an outstanding legal mind, and a doyen of the Nigerian capital market and investment banking.”
I am saddened by the death of Chief Michael Olasubomi Balogun, the Founder of FCMB - Peter Obi
In a recent tweet, Peter Obi expressed his sadness over the passing of Chief Michael Olasubomi Balogun, the Founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB) and Olori Omoba of Ijebuland. Obi described Balogun as a visionary leader and business titan whose impact on the nation's economy will always be remembered.
Why Folarin's Decision To Switch Allegiance From England To USA Ahead Of Nigeria Is A Smart Move
It's no longer news that Arsenal's loanee Folarin Balogun has switched allegiance from England to the United States of America. The 21-year-old striker, who is currently on loan at Reims this season, preferred playing for the USA representing England at the youth level. Photo: Folarin Balogun With England || Twitter
I received with utter sadness, the passing of a renowned technocrat, Otunba Balogun- Sanwo-Olu
The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has taken to his official Twitter handle to react to the news of the death of a renowned technocrat, seasoned administrator and Chairman of the FCMB Group, Otunba Subomi Balogun. Governor Sanwo-Olu, I received with utter sadness, the passing of a renowned technocrat, seasoned administrator, philanthropist, a throughbred business magnate, and the Chairman of the FCMB Group, Otunba Subomi Balogun.
BREAKING: FCMB Founder Otunba Subomi Balogun Is Dead
Otunba Olasubomi Balogun, the founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), has reportedly died. According to reports gathered by Reporters, Balogun died on Friday morning in London. Recalls that Otunba Olasubomi Balogun celebrates his 89th birthday on march 9th, 2023. He continues to be a national treasure and an inspiration to many, both in Nigeria and beyond.
FCMB Bank Founder dies in London at 89.
Founder of Nigerian bank FCMB, Otunba Michael Subomi Balogun, has passed away at the age of 89. Balogun was a prominent banker, philanthropist, and billionaire. He died in a London hospital on Friday morning. Balogun was an alumnus of Igbobi College and studied law at the London School of Economics.
The Founder Of FCMB Subomi Balogun Dies At 89
The business world is mourning the loss of Subomi Balogun, the founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB). The renowned entrepreneur and banking visionary passed away on Friday morning, May 19, 2023, at the age of 89 in London. Balogun's departure marks the end of an era in the Nigerian banking industry.
Opinion: Folarin Balogun Made A Massive Mistake In Choosing USMNT Over Nigeria And England
After months of speculation, 21 year old Folarin Balogun has decided to end the debate by opting to represent the USMNT over Nigeria and England. Following a breakout campaign with French side Reims, Folarin had international teams queuing up trying to get the Arsenal youngster to pledge his allegiance.
President Buhari Mourns Death of FCMB Founder, Subomi Balogun
President Muhammadu Buhari has said he shares the grief of the business community, especially the banking and investment sectors, over the death of a prominent citizen, Michael Subomi Balogun, 89. In a statement issued by his press secretary, Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Friday, the president condoled the family, friends, and associates of the respected businessman.
Folarin Balogun Can Be Selected by the US Following FIFA's Approval Of England's Eligibility Change
After having a breakthrough season while on loan from Arsenal to Reims in France, Balogun has been in high demand. Folarin Balogun, an England Under-21 forward who has excelled in the French league, can be chosen by the United States after deciding to represent the 2026 World Cup co-host.