Tag: Great women in the history of Nigeria

How Adunni Oluwole Fought for Workers During the 1945 General Strike & Opposed Independence in 1956

Adunni Oluwole Who was Adunni Oluwole? Adunni Oluwole, born in Ibadan in 1905, was a Nigerian pre-independence politician and human rights activist who strongly opposed the independence of Nigeria in 1960. She was an itinerant preacher whose talent in public speaking contributed to her fame.   Adunni Oluwole did not think Nigeria was ready for […]