His Imperial Majesty, Oba AbdulRasheed Akanbi Telu 1, Prof Oguntola Jelili Alamu, Oba Adekunle Oyelude and other dignitaries to storm Obafemi Awolowo University to grace FILSU OAU Iwo Day.
The leadership of Federation of Iwoland Students’ Union, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife made this known during their publicity and awareness programme. The Iwo Day which is also known as Eko and Eki Day is an event that holds every academic session. The 2019 programme will host the reverend Asiwaju Odo of Iwoland, Prof Oguntola Jelili Alamu, as the Guest Speaker of the day.
This educative and entertaining programme brings Iwoland sons and daughters in the four corners of the great citadel learning together. It also welcomes different indigenous association.
The FILSU OAU Iwo Day serves an avenue for many non-residing Iwo sons and daughters to know more about their source. The students’ union leadership also use the opportunity to give awards of recognition to the sons and daughters of the soil.
The last edition of FILSU OAU Iwo Day was honoured by Oluwo of Iwoland as Royal Father of Day and Justice Falola as the Guest Speaker. Other wonderful personalities from Iwoland who were at the event are Oguntola Mudasiru, Waziri of Yoruba land in the person of Sheikh Muhammad Baki, associations, bodies and many more.
The 2019 FILSU OAU Iwo Day will once again host Oluwo of Iwoland as number citizen in Iwo land as the Royal Father of Day. Other personalities to grace the occasion are Senator Adelere Oriolowo, Alhaji Lekan Salawu, Engineer Adedapo Ademola and others.
The invited guests, speakers and award recipients will be welcomed by patrons and patroness of the Students’ Union; Prof Kayode Alao, Prof Alimi, Mrs Amoo, Dr Lanre Idowu, Prof Barawu and lecturers who are sons of the soil.
The programme is scheduled to hold as follow;
VENUE: Alex Duduyemi Lecture Theatre, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
DATE: November 16th, 2019.
TIME: 9:00 AM PROMPT