AKRAN, (Oba) Godwin Babatunde Kofi

Born September 18, 1936,





Babatunde Kofi
Gender: Male
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  • Married
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Profession Traditional Ruler
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

pupil teacher, 1955; teacher Grade III, 1958-61; reporter, West African Pilot, 1961; Diplomatic Correspondent; later Chief Reporter, Post Group of Newspapers, 1964-73; Senior sub-editor. Daily Sketch, 1973; Senior Journalist, New Nigerian Newspapers, 1974; News Editor (South), New Nigerian Newspapers, 1975-77; appointed Oba of Badagry, Lagos, January 1977, installed Oba of Badagry, Aholu Men Toyin 1, April, 1977,

Salvation Army School, Kakawa, Lagos, 1946-47, Methodist School, Badagry, Lagos, 1948-53. Methodist Teachers' Training College Ifaki-Ekiti, 1956-57, International Press Institute, University of East of Africa, Nairobi, Kenya, 1971;

Aholu Menu Toyin 1, Akran of Badagry, since January 1977

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