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V.P. Osinbajo Meets His Secondary School Teacher – See What Happened!



“The reward of a teacher is no longer in heaven. I can now see mine here on earth”. Those were the words of 80-year-old Mrs Odunsi, who was super excited to see the boys she taught Economics at Igbobi College, Yaba. Who has grown to be MEN, some of those she taught in class 69/79 ... Continue Reading

“The reward of a teacher is no longer in heaven. I can now see mine here on earth”.

Those were the words of 80-year-old Mrs Odunsi, who was super excited to see the boys she taught Economics at Igbobi College, Yaba. Who has grown to be MEN, some of those she taught in class 69/79 are H.E Prof Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President Federal Republic Of Nigeria, Mr Babatunde Fowler, Chairman FIRS and Mr Adeyinka Asekun Chairman Wema Bank PLC.

Photos of V.P. Osinbajo & His Secondary School Teacher

See what happened when Osibanjo met his Secondary school teacher (Photos)

Profile of the 14th Vice President of Nigeria

Oluyemi Oluleke Osinbajo (born 8 March 1957) is the Vice President of Nigeria, in office since 29 May 2015. He is also a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Professor of Law and until his inauguration as Vice President, a Senior Partner with SimmonsCooper Partners, a commercial law practice.

Yemi Osinbajo was born into the family of Adeyemi Osinbajo on 8 March 1957, Creek Hospital, Lagos. Osinbajo is married to Dolapo (née Soyode) Osinbajo, a granddaughter of Obafemi Awolowo. They have three children together.

Yemi-Osinbajo

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Yemi Osinbajo was educated at Corona primary School, in Lagos. Between 1969–1975, he attended Igbobi College Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria. From 1975–1978, he studied for his undergraduate degree in Law at the University of Lagos, where he was awarded a LLB Law degree. From 1979–1980 he attended Nigerian Law School. In 1981, he was awarded a Master of Laws after attending the London School of Economics.

Awards and Honours

Yemi Osinbajo, has received several awards, they include:

  • State Merit Award 1971;
  • the School Prize for English Oratory, 1972
  • Adeoba Prize for English Oratory 1972–1975
  • Elias Prize for Best Performance in History (WASC) 1973
  • School Prize for Literature (HSC), 1975
  • African Statesman Intercollegiate Best Speaker’s Prize, 1974
  • President Goodluck Jonathan conferred on Osinbajo the Grand Commander of the Order of the Niger on May 28, 2015.

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