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Professor Adelola Adeloye

Emeritus Professor Adelola ADELOYE (1935 – 2021)

2nd Nigerian Doctor to qualify as a Neurological Surgeon in 1967 Quintessential Neurological Surgeon, Neurologist, Distinguished Academic, Medical Historian, and Biographer (July 18, 1935 – April 8, 2021) DAWN Commission commiserates with families, friends and associates of the second Nigerian doctor to qualify as a Neurological Surgeon, Emeritus Professor Adelola Adeloye
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Professor Michael Abiola OMOLEWA

DAWN Commission celebrates Professor Michael Abiola Omolewa as he joins the league of octogenarians. Happy 80th BIRTHDAY Emeritus Professor Michael OMOLEWA Professor Michael Abiola Omolewa was born in Ipoti Ekiti on April 1 1941, in the former Western region of Nigeria. He grew up at a time when Nigerians were
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Gen. Christopher Oluwole ROTIMI (Rtd.)

DAWN Commission celebrates General Christopher Oluwole ROTIMI (Rtd.), former Governor of Western State of Nigeria on the occasion of his 86th Birthday Anniversary. Christopher Oluwole ROTIMI was born on February 20, 1935, in Abeokuta. He attended Kings College Lagos, after which he earned a BA at the University College Ibadan.
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Alhaji Lateef Jakande (1st Civilian GOvernor of Lagos State)

Alhaji Lateef Kayode JAKANDE

The First Civilian Governor of Lagos State DAWN Commission mourns the passage of Alhaji Lateef Kayode JAKANDE who died after a brief illness on Thursday, 11th  February, 2021 at the age of 91. Alhaji Lateef Kayode Jakande was a renowned journalist and the first civilian Governor of Lagos State. He
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Professor Adebayo Yusuf Cameron GRILLO

The Quintessential Master Artist and Educator Widely regarded as one of Nigeria’s most celebrated contemporary artists, Yusuf Grillo has led a prolific career that has shaped the discourse of modern art in the country. Emerging to prominence and international recognition in the 1960s and 1970s, Grillo’s work is deeply influenced