ODUMOSU, Prof Olawole Idowu




LLB, LLM, Ph.D, jurist and university teacher, born October 4,1927, Aiyepe, Ogun State; married Dr (Miss) Obisanya (deceased) 1963, three sons; Education: Methodist Boys' High School, Lagos, 1942-47, London School of Economics And Appllied Political Science, University of London, 1955-61, Harvard Law School, Harvard University, 1968-69; Career: Appointed State Counsel, Western Nigeria Ministry of Justice, Ibadan," 1961-62; Acting Dean, Faculty of Law,University of Ife, 1962-63; Lecturer in Law,. University of Ife, 1962-64; Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Lagos, 1965- 66; Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Ife, 1966-74; Seconded to the Federal Government Service as a Judge of The National Industrial Court, Lagos, 1977-85, Professor of Law, Obafemi Awolowo University, since 1970; Barrister-at- Law of The Honourable Society of Lincolns Inn, London, 1958; member, British Institute of International and Comparative Law, 1961-78; member, Hansard Society for Parliamentary Government, 1963-76; member, Society of Public Teachers of Law, UK, since 1963; member, Commonwealth Legal Education Association, since 1974; Publication: The Nigerian Constitution: History And Development (Sweet and Maxwell, 1962), Constitutional Crisis: Legality and the President's Con science (1965); Hobbies: farming, lawn tennis and table tennis; Official Address: Department of Public Law, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife; Home: Mouse No. 6, Road 13, Obafemi Awolowo University Campus, Ile-Ife, Osun State.
Gender: Male
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  • Married
Name of Spouse Dr (Miss) Obisanya
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Number of Male Children 3
Profession Jurist , University Lecturer
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