Chief Razaq Akanni OKOYA

Chief Razaq Akanni OKOYA

Razaq Akanni OKOYA Chairman, ELEGANZA Groups Chief Razaq Akanni Okoya was born in Lagos on January 12, 1940, to Tiamiyu Ayinde and Alhaja Idiatu Okoya. He attended Ansar-ud-Deen Primary School, Oke-Popo, Lagos, and this ended up providing his only formal education. With a tailor for a father, Razaq spent most of his after-school hours learning […]

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Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, CON

Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, CON

Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, CON A Boardroom Colossus DAWN Commission celebrates Chief Olusegun Osunkeye, CON  on the occasion of his 80th Birthday  Born on 7th September, 1940, in Agege, Lagos State, Chief Olusegun Osunkeye attended King’s College, Lagos, 1954-58 and trained at Messrs Akintola Williams and Co. His erudition became more manifest when he was under […]

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Chief Wale Adenuga, MFR

Chief Wale Adenuga, MFR

Founder, Wale Adenuga Productions Limited Wale Adenuga is a Nigerian series producer, who is popular for his productions; Ikebe Super, Binta and Friends, Papa Ajasco and Super Story. He was once a cartoonist and a publisher. He was born on the 24th of September 1950, in Gbongan, to Chief J.A. Adenuga, a big businessman in Ile-Ife. […]

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Chief Ayo FASANMI

Chief Ayo FASANMI

DAWN Commission mourns the passing of an Elder Statesman and an ardent follower and prodigy of the late sage, Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Chief Ayorinde Fasanmi, who died on Wednesday, 29 July, 2020 at the age of 94 and was interred in his country home in Iye Ekiti, Ilejemeje Local Government Area of Ekiti State on Tuesday, […]

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Professor Wole Soyinka

Professor Wole Soyinka

Professor Wole Soyinka Nigerian Playwright, Poet, Author, Teacher, Political Activist and Nobel Laureate  DAWN Commission celebrates our very own literary icon, intellectual social critic, inspiring activist, globally renowned, Africa’s finest, respected Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka on the occasion of his 86th Birthday Celebration         Professor Akínwándé Olúwo̩lé Babátúndé S̩óyínká was born […]

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Senator Ishaq Adeyemi Abiola AJIMOBI

Senator Ishaq Adeyemi Abiola AJIMOBI

Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Former Governor of Oyo State (December 16, 1949 – June 25, 2020)          DAWN Commission mourns the passing of the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, Senator Isiaq Adeyemi Abiola Ajimobi, who died on Thursday, 25th June 2020. Gov Ajimobi was one of the Pioneer Governors of DAWN Commission, […]

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LÁGBÁJÁ

LÁGBÁJÁ

Africano Musician, Singer And Song-Writer Early life Lágbájá (born Bisade Ologunde) is a Nigerian Afrobeat musician, singer and song-writer. He was born in 1960 in Lagos State. He is from Odogun’s Compound, Ijagbo Community in Oyun Local Government Area of Kwara State, North Central Nigeria. As a child, he was fascinated with musical instruments and […]

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