There are many prominent persons alive today, whose meteoric rise to prominence can be traced to the roles played by their mothers. This happens on account of the fact that their fathers left them as toddlers in the care of their mothers. And truly, this does not in any way limit the place of women in building families.
Either way, to raise this concern is never meant to disparage the positive seeds some fathers may have sown in their children before their lives were cut short. There is no mother worth her salt that would not wear the father figure toga if the man is no longer alive, so as to take care of the children.
It was so for Barr Danjuma Domven Rimdan, who recently celebrated 50 years at the bar. His mother, decided not to lie low while the children face life in the absence of their father since his death in 1952.
In some cases; and often times when it happens, the children may be sent to live with relations in other places. Some of thes