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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Prof 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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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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Pa Adepoju Akomolafe

DAWN Commission celebrates Pa Adepoju Akomolafe, the first Principal of Ekiti Parapo College, Ido-Ekiti on the Occasion of his 103rd Birthday Anniversary on Sunday, 5th April, 2020. Early Life and Education For Prince Adepoju Akomolafe, a prince of both Ido-Ekiti and Oyo, having been born to parents from the royal lineages of Olojudo of Ido-Ekiti …

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