Wife of OAU former Vice-Chancellor, Afolasade Omole, dies


The wife of Professor Wale Omole, former Vice-Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife is dead.

Mrs Afolasade Adenola Omole (nee Onakoya) died on 15 July after a brief illness. She was 66.

Afolasade, a former deputy registrar at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile -Ife and Secretary, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training (I.A.R.& T) Ibadan was an alumnus of Queens School, Ede/Ibadan and the University of Ife where she was also an assistant lecturer.

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Afolasade also had a stint at the Distance Learning Institute of the University of Lagos.

A devout Christian, Omole was a two-term President of Christian Morning Star Society of Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral, Ikeja.

She is survived by three children, grandchildren, and three brothers.


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