The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba

Ibadan strongman
  • 239 Pages
  • 1.90 MB
  • 8350 Downloads
  • English
by
GASAB Continental , Ibadan [Nigeria]
StatementHazeem Gbolarumi
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT515.83.A313 G39 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24464720M
ISBN 1097805565358, 97805565359
LC Control Number2009404748
OCLC/WorldCa503299358

The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba: Ibadan strongman [Hazeem. Gbolarumi] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying The politics of Lamidi Adedibu Hazeem. Gbolarumi. Adedibu was born on Octo at Oja-Oba, Ibadan, a member of the Olupoyi chieftaincy ruling house. Adedibu entered politics in the s, when he became a member of the Ibadan People's Party, and then joined the Action Group under Chief Obafemi Awolowo.

This study spotlights Chief Lamidi Adedibu and his patronage style in Nigerian politics, and shows that Adedibu gained political ‘patronic’ prominence during Nigeria's Third Republic in the s, through the provision of the survival needs of the poor majority who are, mostly, used as thugs for protection against challenges from opponents and for political by: Mrs.

Bose Adedibu was not just the late Chief Lamidi Adedibu’s wife; she was the maverick politician and acclaimed strongman of Ibadan politics’ confidant and alter ego. She wielded so much. For upward of 20 years, Alhaja Modinat Abosede Adedibu bestrode the political circles of Oyo State, side by side with her beloved husband, late Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu.

Popularly referred to as ‘Yeye’, Alhaja Bose was a force to be reckoned in the running of Molete political The politics of Lamidi Adedibu of Adedibu. Lamidi Adedibu, with the failure of the Alliance for Democracy in the election in Oyo state, became effectively the most influential politician in Ibadan politics, Oyo state politics, and one of the leading lights of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP).

He held court and Baba Baba Agba book the balls from his extensive home in Molete, Ibadan. lhaji Lamidi Adedibu, the famed strongman of Ibadan politics, presents an interesting study for students of political science.

His brand of politics, sometimes derided as "cash and carry" or "Amala politics" by his detractors, deserves better understanding and appreciation because it has an embedded lesson for the majority of our politicians whose noxious self- centeredness and acute egoism is.

Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu was the Balogun Musulumi of Oyo State. He had a big mosque in his expansive Molete residence in Ibadan which was hardly free of activity on any given day.

Adedibu’s engagements in the mosques were complemented by prayer sessions observed by visitors and political associates who thronged the residence daily. Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu was the Balogun Musulumi of Oyo State. He had a big mosque in his expansive Molete residence in Ibadan which was hardly free of activity on any given day.

Adedibu’s engagements in the mosques were complemented by prayer sessions observed by visitors and political associates who thronged the residence daily. Local Ibadan politics is a combination of thuggery, populism, inconsistency, clientelism and intellectual opportunism, with service to the people thrown in as a lower measure.

Lamidi Adedibu lacked the intellectual gifts of Adelabu, Agbaje, and Akinloye, or the oratory of Adelabu – he was much closer to Busari Adelakun, who was his mentor. It is The Politics of Lamidi Adedibu: Baba Baba Agba and written by Hazeem Gbolarumi who gives an insightful account of one of the major players in Nigerian politics.

You see, the author was a. Alhaji Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu Alhaji Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu, the [then] Ekarun Olubadan of Ibadanland was the undisputed king as well as the kingmaker of Oyo State politics. His word was the law. Nigeria: Alhaji Lamidi Akanbi Ariyibi Adedibu.

5 August to be ignorant of the Adedibu factor in Ibadan politics and how it can be used to actually define public office in our country. High Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu was popularly known as the strongman of Ibadan Politics and ‘amala politics’.

In his live time, his Molete, Ibadan home wasa mecca of sort as many politicians vying for elective posts both at the national level and in Oyo State swam around his. The wife of the late strongman of Ibadan politics who is also a chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Lamidi Adedibu, Alhaja Abosede Adedib.

#Adedibu's Spirit Happy Over Makinde's Victory—Wife, #Oyo Insight, #InsideOyo News, #Inside Oyo News, #Oyo News, #Lamidi Adedibu, #Bose Adedibu, #Seyi Makinde. Above The Law-The Story of Chief Lamidi Adedibu by Sahara Reporters While Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu breaks the law with impunity, Aso Rock and the Police look the other g: Baba Baba Agba.

–Prof Adedibu, eldest son of late strongman of Ibadan politics. The death of Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu a decade ago has indeed eclipsed political merchandising and thuggery in Ibadan; a Author: Sunnews. The end came yesterday for Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu, known as the strongman of Ibadan politics.

Adedibu who was born on Octo was 80 years old. The death of Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Adedibu a decade ago has indeed eclipsed political merchandising and thuggery in Ibadan; a legacy of the acclaimed strongman of Ibadan politics.

But only few people knew that he left behind a Professor of Chemistry, who happened to be his first son. Aderemi Abass Adedibu is the first. Lamidi Adedibu biography Chief Lamidi Adedibu was an aristocratic power broker in Oyo State, Nigeria.

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo described him as the “father of the PDP”. Background information Full Name: Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu Born: 24 OctoberBirth place: Oja-Oba, Ibadan Nationality: Nigerian Famous as: Politician Died: 11 June Death place: Ibadan Political.

Hits: The political drama of the absurd in Oyo State took an interesting turn in Abuja on Tuesday when, following a Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) meeting jointly chaired by Chief Audu Ogbeh and Board of Trustees Chairman, Chief Tony Anenih, Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu and his estranged 'son', Governor Rasheed Ladoja embraced.

It has been ten years since the self-styled “strong man of Ibadan politics”, Chief Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu, died. He died on J I do not recall seeing many tributes or advertisements in the newspapers or other media commemorating his life and legacy. There was no public lecture or. View Books "The idea of handing millions of naira to unaccountable politicians, in the name of addressing security problems, is a recipe for pervasive corruption.

Beyond that, even late Sugar, in a last minute video interview agreed that he was asked to join politics in Oyo State by the late Ibadan strong man, Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu. Posted by: Editor in Agribusiness, Breaking news, Crime, News, Nigeria, Politics Ma 0 Views The family of the late member of the Federal House of Representative representing Lagelu / Akinyele Federal Constituency of Oyo State, Mr Temitope Olatoye Sugar has fired back at the police hierarchy to stop playing politics with the.

Download The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba PDF

Lamidi Adedibu. Lamidi Ariyibi Akanji Adedibu was an aristocratic power broker in Oyo State, Nigeria Former President Olusegun Obasanjo described him as the “father of the PDP”.

His brand of politics was described as a blend of populism and raw thuggery that often. Arisekola Transition 2 How Arisekola-Alao’s Death Will Affect Oyo Politics He was the main backer to many a politician in Oyo State.

Description The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba FB2

Many owed their political ascendancy to him, and of course their fall too if they became intransigent. Ask former governor Adebayo Alao-Akala, he knows. Alao-Akala would forever regret the day [ ]Missing: Baba Baba Agba. Chief Lamidi Adedibu's choice of his Personal Assistance (PA), Hazeem Bolarunmi, who possess only a School Certificate, to become the new deputy governor, is an advantage for Baale Molete, the Oyo Politics godfather for someone with no education that could be manipulated and told what to do, outside his commonsense.

The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba: Ibadan strongman - by Hazeem. Gbolarumi Neopatrimonialism in Africa and Beyond (Routledge Studies on African Politics and International Relations) - by Daniel C. Bach and Mamoudou Gazibo.

hope 93 farewell to poverty Download hope 93 farewell to poverty or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get hope 93 farewell to poverty book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you g: Baba Baba Agba.

From PDP urges police to probe Adedibu By Musikilu Mojeed Published: Saturday, 17 Feb The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday urged the police to investigate one of its chieftains in Oyo State, Alhaji Lamidi Adedibu, and bring him to book if he is found culpable for thuggery and attempt to rig the April elections.New Acquisitions ADULT EDUCATION.

Title of Book Author; Adult Education: Title of Book Author; International Politics on World Stage: Rourke.

Details The politics of Lamidi Adedibu, Baba Baba Agba EPUB

O. Contemporary Political Ideologies: Politics of Lamidi Adedibu, the (Baba Baba Agba) Gbalarum, Hazeem ISLAMIC TEXTBOOKS LAW, HISTORY, CULTURE & PHILOSOPHY & QURAN.Full Description: "African President’s Daughter By: Dr. Iyabo Obasanjo African President’s Daughter is the incredible memoir of Dr.

Iyabo Obasanjo, the daughter of a prominent African statesman. Dr. Obasanjo begins with her heart-wrenching account of enduring a childhood with a chauvinist father engrossed in self-advancement to the detriment of his wife and g: Baba Baba Agba.