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DAWN Commission is dedicated to honouring the history of the Southwest Region by highlighting those who have made remarkable strides in its development. Their efforts must not be overlooked. Therefore, we celebrate these individuals as Akinkanju.
Nike Davies Okundaye
Apr
2017

Nike Davies Okundaye, an Award-winning veteran textile designer, has pioneered a global revival of Nigeria's ancestral dark blue cloth-dyeing art. 66 year old Nike was born in 1951 in a small village called Ogidi in the Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State. Nik ...

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Adebayo Ogunlesi; The Man Who Bought Gatwick Airport in the United Kingdom

Adebayo Ogunlesi; The Man Who Bought Gatwick Airport in the United Kingdom

Apr 12, 2017

Adebayo Ogunlesi, also known as Bayo, J.D. is a lawyer, an Investment banker and a topnotch Entrepre ...

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Late Chief Akinola Aguda

Late Chief Akinola Aguda

Apr 05, 2017

Late Chief Akinola Aguda was an Eminent Jurist, a Scholar and a Social critic. He was also the first ...

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Prof. Taiyewo Moses Kolawole

Prof. Taiyewo Moses Kolawole

Mar 08, 2017

Prof. Taiyewo Moses Kolawole, a renowned Professor of Radiology, was born in the defunct Western Reg ...

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Olalekan Babalola; 1st Grammy Award Winner in Nigeria

Olalekan Babalola; 1st Grammy Award Winner in Nigeria

Mar 01, 2017

Olalekan Babalola is a Nigerian Jazz Percussionist, a Musician and the 1st Grammy Award Winner in Ni ...

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Late Prof. Jadesola Olayinka Debo-Akande, (OFR)

Late Prof. Jadesola Olayinka Debo-Akande, (OFR)

Feb 15, 2017

Prof. Jadesola Olayinka Debo-Akande, (OFR), was a legal icon and an academic giant, widely-acclaimed ...

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Late Arc. Michael Olutusen Onafowokan

Late Arc. Michael Olutusen Onafowokan

Jan 18, 2017

Late Arc. Michael Olutusen Onafowokan was a legendary and well-seasoned Architect, Engineer, Surveyo ...

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Ibukun Awoksika

Ibukun Awoksika

Jan 11, 2017

Ibukun Abiodun Awosika is a Nigerian Business Magnate, a Brilliant Author and, of course, a Motivati ...

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Helen Folasade Adu aka Sade Adu

Helen Folasade Adu aka Sade Adu

Nov 23, 2016

* Agelesss Beauty and Beautiful Music Maker * Born 57 Years Ago, precisely on the 16th of January 1 ...

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