Dr Adebola Olubamiji

Dr Adebola Olubamiji becomes the first black person to obtain a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Biomedical Engineering from University of Saskatchewan, Canada.

Dr. Adebola Olubamiji attended public primary and secondary school in Ibadan, graduated with a Second Class Upper Division in Physics at Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU) and a Masters Degree in Biomedical Engineering (Finland).

Oyeleye Lateefah Abiola

Oyeleye Lateefah Abiola, has emerged the best overall student in her graduating class (Medicine) for 2017 – topping the class (a total of 564 students) with a percentage score of 95.6% at the National University of Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Oyeleye Lateefah Abiola is one of the 87 students sponsored by the Osun state government.

A statement from the Bureau of Communication and Strategy in the Office of the Governor, signed by its Director, Semiu Okanlawon, explained that the Deputy Governor of the state, Grace Titi Laoye-Tomori, is expected to lead a delegation from the state to attend the graduation ceremony at the end of the month.