Professor Babafemi Osofisan

Professor Babafemi Osofisan

Writer, Poet, Novelist Professor Babafemi Osofisan is a famous Nigerian writer, critic, poet, novelist, essayist, lecturer, editor, publisher, culture activist and playwright in Nigeria. He has written and produced over 50 plays. Numbered among them are Midnight Hotel, Morountodun, Who is Afraid of Solarin?, Birthdays are not for the Dying, and his latest play, Ajayi […]

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Tunji Oyelana

Tunji Oyelana

…Celebrating Uncle Tunji Oyelana at 80! Tunji Oyelana, or Uncle Tunji, as he is fondly called by his loved ones, clocked 80 Years Old on the 4th of October 2019 He is, unarguably, a fantastic actor, a seasoned singer, a brilliant composer, an activist, and a perfect gentleman.  Uncle Tunji was born in the ancient […]

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Lt. Gen. Ipoola Alani Akinrinade (Rtd.) CFR, GCON, Ph.D. (Honoris causa) is 80!!!

Lt. Gen. Ipoola Alani Akinrinade (Rtd.) CFR, GCON, Ph.D. (Honoris causa) is 80!!!

…80 Meritorious Years …a man so TRUE, a man so RESOLUTE We celebrate General Ipoola Alani Akinrinade as he officially joins the League of Octogenarians. A Consummate Omoluabi and a Fine Gentleman, in person of Dr. Adebowale Olukayode Adeagbo, celebrates his Golden Jubilee Lieutenant General Ipoola Alani Akinrinade, “the General”, is a native of Yakooyo, […]

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The QUINTESSENTIAL Twins @ 90: Professor T.O.T. Olowokure and Rt. Reverend J.O.K. Olowokure

The QUINTESSENTIAL Twins @ 90: Professor T.O.T. Olowokure and Rt. Reverend J.O.K. Olowokure

Professor T.O.T. Olowokure and Rt. Reverend J.O.K. Olowokure officially joined the league of Nonagenarians on Tuesday, 10th of September, 2019 Professor Theophilus Olatunji Taiwo Olowokure and Rt. Reverend Jacob Olabode Kehinde Olowokure were born in Ijebu-Jesa, their home town, on September 10, 1929. Certainly the two great men deserve to be celebrated for so many […]

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Giwa Bisi Rodipe

Giwa Bisi Rodipe

Founder/Chairman, BISROD Furniture and President, Evergreen Tree Planters …80 Years of Excellence …80 Years of Dedication …80 Years of Passion Giwa Bisi Rodipe officially joined the league of Octogenerians on Wednesday, 4th September, 2019. He was born in Ijebu Ode on September 4, 1939. He started his primary education at Wasimi African Church Bethel School, […]

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Chief Akintola Williams Clocks 100

Chief Akintola Williams Clocks 100

…100 Years of Excellence…100 Years of Dedication…100 Years of Passion Chief Akintola Williams, Africa’s first Chartered Accountant, officially joined the league of Centenarians on Friday, 9th August, 2019. The much respected Akintola in 1952, founded Akintola Williams & Co., Nigeria\’s first indigenous accountancy firm. Through hard work and bold decision-making, it grew to become what […]

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Prof. Omolara Ogundipe-Leslie

Prof. Omolara Ogundipe-Leslie

Nigerian Poet, Critic, Editor, Feminist and Activist Prof. Omolara Ogundipe-Leslie (27 December 1940 – 18 June 2019) also known as Molara Ogundipe, was a Nigerian poet, critic, editor, feminist and activist. Considered one of the foremost writers on African feminism, gender studies and literary theory, she was a social critic who came to be recognized […]

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