Monday 19 Feb 2018
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This is a USA registered, non-profit, TAX exempt alumni association of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria, formerly known as University of Ife. We cordially invite all Ife alumni to rise to the challenge and contribute to our main objective of creating a strong and vibrant network of Great Ife alumni that will be able to help each other and also contribute to the development of our Alma mater. The USA Chapter of the Alumni Association was inaugurated in Houston, Texas in November 1999. It is open to ALL graduates and associates of the University.


(Nickname at Great Ife - Mr. Speaker Sir)

Profession / Business Title
Petroleum (Exploration / Reservoir) Geophysicist & IT Management Consultant

City of Residence
Oke-Ila Orangun, Osun State, Nigeria & Houston TX USA)

Title(s) / Honor(s)
Installed on Jan. 17, 2003 as His Royal Highness, The Oba’lúmò (Ojúadé Adégbóyèga I) of Ìsèdó (Ìsèdó-Òkè Township, Òkè-Ìlá Òràngún)
2005 “NMGS/Shell Award” - Recipient of the highest award of the Nigerian Mining & Geosciences Society (NMGS)
2004: Appointed by Mayor of Houston Bill White to the City of Houston Conventions, Tourism & Entertainment (CTE) Task Force, serving also in the Financial and Tax Work Group.


Contact Us

USA Chapter & Houston Branch
Great Ife Alumni Association
P.O. Box 6931, Houston TX 77265-6931

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