AJISAFE,Prof Oluwafemi .M.




His Bachelors , Masters and Doctorate degrees in Sports Science are from the United States of America.

Professor of Sports Science at the College of Sciences at Afe Babalola University, Ado - Ekiti
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State of Origin: Ekiti
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Profession University Lecturer , Adminstration
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Vice-Chancellor of Afe Babalola University

He is a member of the Donald D Anthony Achievement Hall of fame, an honour given him by his Alma Mata, Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio U.S.A. in 1993.


First Nigerian Professor of Physical Education (Sports Science).
First Director of the National Institute for Sports, Lagos, Nigeria
Founder and First Head of the Physical & Health Education Dept in the University of Benin, Nigeria
First African/Nigerian to get a Doctorate Degree in Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa. USA
First African/Nigerian Consultant (for 12 years) to the Youth General Authority of the State of Qatar
First Nigerian Chef De Mission to succeed in bringing home four Medals at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona
First UNIBEN Chairman Sports Committee to host NUGA Games in 1980
First Nigeria/African to be inducted into the Achievement Hall of Fame of the Central State University, Wilberforce, Ohio, USA, 1993
First Nigerian to be mandated to prepare the Curriculum for the West African School Certificate Physical Education Programme
First African Director for the International Council of Sports Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE)
First African Adviser to the International Council on National Youth Policy (ICNYP)
First Nigerian Expert in Physical Education Curriculum Studies
First Provost, College of Sciences, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
First Deputy Vice Chancellor, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State.
First Director of Sports, Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State.
First Consultant General on Sports Development to the then 104 Universities in Nigeria. Appointed by the NUCs University Sports League

He has to his credit 13 published books, 78 published articles in learned journals and 33 published conference papers also in internationally acclaimed journals.

Curriculum Development in Sports Science, Fitness for Life.

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