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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.
Oba Adedokun Omoniyi Abolarin, The Orangun of Oke-Ila-Orangun
Sep
2018

The Òràngún of Òkè-Ìlá in Osun State, Oba Adedokun Abolarin officially joins the league of Sexagenarians today as he celebrated his 60th Birthday on Monday, September 24, 2018. Oba Abolarin who is the current Òràngún of Òkè-Ìlá-Òràngún in Ifedayo Local ...

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Chief Akintola Williams; the first Chartered Accountant in Africa

Chief Akintola Williams; the first Chartered Accountant in Africa

Sep 13, 2018

Chief Akintola Williams is Africa’s first Chartered Accountant. In 1952 he founded Akintola Willia ...

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DAWN in collaboration with DFID/PERL convenes a STRATEGIC MEETING of the HEADS of SERVICE in SOUTHWEST Nigeria

DAWN in collaboration with DFID/PERL convenes a STRATEGIC MEETING of the HEADS of SERVICE in SOUTHWEST Nigeria

Sep 13, 2018

Civil/Public Service as the engine room of government plays a critical role in projects and programm ...

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Prof. Ifedayo Olawole Oladapo; the first Nigerian Engineer to be awarded the National Merit Award

Prof. Ifedayo Olawole Oladapo; the first Nigerian Engineer to be awarded the National Merit Award

Sep 07, 2018

Prof. Ifedayo Olawole Oladapo, scion of the illustrious Akinkugbe family of Ondo Kingdom, was born o ...

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Justice Akinola Aguda; the First Indigenous African to Head the position of Chief Justice in Botswana

Justice Akinola Aguda; the First Indigenous African to Head the position of Chief Justice in Botswana

Aug 29, 2018

Akinola Aguda (1923–2001) was a Nigerian jurist and a former Chief Justice of Botswana. Prior to b ...

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Aliu Babatunde Fafunwa; the First Nigerian Professor of Education

Aliu Babatunde Fafunwa; the First Nigerian Professor of Education

Aug 15, 2018

Aliu Babatunde Fafunwa was born on the 23rd of September 1923 and died on the 11th of October 2010 a ...

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Bashorun Joseph Kosoniola Randle

Bashorun Joseph Kosoniola Randle

Aug 01, 2018

Chief Joseph Kosoniola Randle MVO MBE was born on July 28, 1909. His father was John K. Randle, a Me ...

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Prof. Akin Oyebode

Prof. Akin Oyebode

Jul 18, 2018

Professor Akin Oyebode was born in Ado-Ekiti of Ikole-Ekiti extraction on December 9, 1947. He atten ...

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