ADETORO, Dr. Joseph Eyitayo

Born December 16, 1933






BA, M.Ed, Ph.D;

Gender: Male
Marital Status
  • Married
Name of Spouse Francisca Bamidele Ayo, 1959
State of Origin: Kwara
Father's Name
Father's Status N/A
Mother's Name
Mother's Status N/A
Number of Male Children 1
Number of Female Children 7
Profession educationist, lecturer, administrator
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Chairman, St. John’s Council of Nigeria, 1967-77; Federal Commissioner of
Health, 1967-70; Federal comm.of Agriculture and Natural Resources, 1970; Federal
comm, of Industries, 1970-74; Senior Lecturer, University of Lagos, 1968-75; Acting
Director, Institute of Education, University of Ilorin, 1982-84; Senior Lecturer, Institute
of Education, University of Ilorin; National Chairman, The Most Venerable Order of the
St. John’s Hospital of Jerusalem, Nigeria Chapter, 1967-77

Deputy Life Governor, America Biographical Research Association; Charter Fellow: honoris Causa, College of Preceptors, 1975; International Biographical Association, 1977

Mopa Baptist School, 1939-45; Middle School, Okene, 1946-47; Barewa College, 1948-52; Nigerian College of Arts, Science aid Technology, Zaria, 1952-54; University College, Ibadan, 1954-57; Keble College, Oxford University, UK, 1957-58; University of Birmingham, UK, 1962-63; University of Alberta, Canada, 1963-65.

Balogun of Mopa; Olukohi of Okeyao, 1969.

The Handbook of Education In Nigeria, 1966; Philosophy and education; An
introduction, 1975; An Introduction In the History, Science and Philosophy of Numbers
and the Role of Seven, 1977; ABC of Philosophy and over a dozen History and
Geography textbooks published by Macmillan and Lutterwork.

Writing, travelling

23 Emily Akinola Street, Akoka, Lagos

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