Designer of Nigeria’s flag,Taiwo Akinkunmi dies at 87

The Designer of Nigeria National flag,Pa Taiwo Akinkunmi, is dead He reportedly died in the wee hours of Tuesday after a brief illness. He was 87 years old. Taiwo’ death was announced by one of his children in a short statement. The statement reads, “Life is indeed transient; I can say boldly that you live a life with a landmark. Continue to rest, my father! Pa Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi (O.F.R.): Great Man has gone.” Taiwo who was a native of Abeokuta in Ogun State was born on May 10, 1936…

Tinubu mourns Designer of Nigeria’s flag, Taiwo Akinkunmi

President Bola Tinubu has conveyed his sympathy to the family of Pa Taiwo Akinkunmi, who designed the national flag in 1958, following his passing into glory at the age of 87. This is contained in a statement by Ajuri Ngelale, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, on Wednesday in Abuja. President Tinubu condoled with friends and associates of the retired civil servant, who dedicated his life to the service of the nation, sharing knowledge and experience with old and young, and inspiring many to think and act…