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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 who died on April 8, …

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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 by the characteristics of traditional …

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Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi, Ekefa Olubadan of Ibadanland

Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi, Ekefa Olubadan of Ibadanland Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi, is a Journalist, an Author, a PR Consultant, a Syndicated Columnist and a Motivational Speaker. He is the Agba Akin Olubadan of Ibadanland and Cultural Ambassador of the National Museum,Ile-Ife. He was born on October 27, 1950 in Ibadan, Oyo state. Oloye ‘Lekan Alabi was …

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Orlando Julius Ekemode

Orlando Julius Ekemode Musician, Singer, Songwriter and Multi-instrumentalist Orlando Julius is a Nigerian musician, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He is credited as one of the first musicians to fuse US R&B into traditional highlife music, creating his own influential Afrobeat sound during the mid-‘60s. Fondly called OJ by his friends and admirers, Orlando Julius Aremu Olusanya …

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