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Sanya Dojo Onabamiro: Scientist and Statesman (1913 – 1985)

Nigerian Copepodologist and Statesman For some decades, I have been interested in the history of the study of copepods (small crustaceans in oceans and fresh water).  When one of my colleagues asked me for biographical information on Sanya Onabamiro we were both surprised that there was so little material readily …

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First Indigenes to Achieve Significant Success

THE NAMES OF THE FIRST AGO-IWOYE SONS AND DAUGHTERS TO ACHIEVE SUCCESS IN ONE IMPORTANT ENTERPRISE OR ANOTHER NAMES YEAR ACHIEVEMENT M. O . Dada, O.B. E. 1919 The First ordained Minister of Religion. He entered the ministry in 1919 and was the first and only African Chairman of the …

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Present Day Achievers

THE NAMES OF THE AGO-IWOYE SONS AND DAUGHTERS TO ACHIEVE SUCCESS IN ONE IMPORTANT ENTERPRISE OR ANOTHER Name Year Achievement Chief Mrs. Florence Adeyinka Ogundipe nee Obajimi Fondly known as Mama Nurse or Mama Mamu. She passed away on the 1st of March 2012. Mrs Ogundipe was a well loved, …

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