Sunday, October 27, 2019

First Nigerian female science graduate dies at 95

Lady Deborah Jibowu, the first Nigerian female science graduate, has passed on at the age of 95 years. Lady Jibowu, graduated from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom in 1947 and was a recipient of Member of the British Empire (MBE) in 1962 and Officer of the Order of Niger (OON) in 1965.

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, who made public the demise of the foremost educationist commiserated with family of the late Lady Deborah Jibowu and the Fasanmade family of Ido-Ile Ekiti