About Professorial Chair

Professorial Chair in Governance in the Department of Political Science at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State … Read More

Our Mission/Vision

Initiate and execute researches that have the capacity of proffering solution to contemporary challenges and issues of governance at the local and global levels … See More

Our Goals/Objectives

To build a first rate Professorial Chair, capable of putting the University, on the global knowledge map in terms of Research, Innovation, Academic Influence and Intellectual Creativity… See More

BIOGRAPHY

About HRM. Oba (Dr.) Sikiru Kayode Adetona (Ogbagba II)

Oba Sikiru Kayode Adetona (born 10 May 1934) is the Awujale of the Ijebu Kingdom, a traditional state in Nigeria. He was installed as the king in 1960, making him one of the longest reigning monarchs in Nigeria. His father was Prince Rufai Adetona and mother, Alhaja Ajibabi Adetona (née Onashile). As king, he represents the Anikilaya ruling family. Young Prince Adetona, variously attended Baptist School, Ereko, Ijebu Ode; Ogbere United Primary School, Oke Agbo, Ijebu Igbo; and Ansar-Ud-Deen School, Ijebu Ode between 1943 and 1950. For his secondary education, he attended Olu-Iwa (now Adeola Odutola) College, Ijebu Ode from 1951 to 1956. Between 1957 and 1958 he took up an appointment with the then Audit Department of the Western Region, Ibadan. The prince resigned his appointment in 1958 to pursue further studies in accountancy in the United Kingdom, which was the colonial ruler of Nigeria LEARN MORE  HIS BIOGRAPHY

LECTURE DELIVERED BY

Professor Toyin Falola   

Toyin Falola, Ph.D., is the Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities and University Distinguished Teaching Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, and most recently the Kluge Chair of the Countries and Culture of the South, the Library of Congress in Washington DC. He is a celebrated author, editor, writer, poet, academic leader, organizer, teacher, Pan-Africanist, and a visionary of extraordinary grace, talent and accomplishments. 

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PROGRAMM

Our Resources

Awujale Of Ijebuland Laid The Foundation Of Professorial Chair In Governance Building Complex At OOU, Ago-Iwoye..

Inaugural Lecture

Governance and the Media in an Emergent Democracy: A Study of the Role, Record and Changing Profile of the Nigerian Media 1999 – 2017 Download

Second Anniversary Lecture

Civil Society and Governance in Nigeria’s Evolving Democracy 1999-2018 Download

Professorial Chair Lecture

Governance, Citizenship and the Nigerian State
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News & Analysis

Issues and challenges of governance in Nigeria by Professor Akin L. Mabogunje Download

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