₦airaland Forum

Welcome, Guest: Join Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,052,611 members, 4,414,362 topics. Date: Thursday, 16 August 2018 at 01:45 AM

List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines - Education - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Education / List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines (60665 Views)

Ada Peter, Evans Osarobuohien, Roland Tolulope Loto, Professors In Their 30s / Nigerian Universities With The Highest Number Of Professors - NUC / Nigerian University With The Highest Number Of Professors? (2) (3) (4)

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) ... (15) (Reply) (Go Down)

List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by demogesture: 12:47pm On Oct 02, 2017
KNOW YOUR PROFESSORS

First Nigerian Professor of History ~ Prof Kenneth Dike ( From Awka, Anambra).
First Nigerian Professor of Philosophy ~ Prof Olubi Sodipo (From Ilishan-Remo, Ogun state).
First Nigerian Professor of Linguistic ~ Prof Ayo Bamgbose (From Oyo, Oyo State).
First Nigerian Professor of French Language ~ Prof Evans.
First Nigerian Professor of Arabic and Islamic Language ~ Prof M.O.A Abdul (Ijebu Ode, Ogun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Yoruba and African Literature ~ Prof Wande Abimbola (From Oyo, Oyo State).
First Nigerian Professor of Music ~ Prof. Lazarus Ekwueme (From Oko, Anambra state).
First Nigerian Professor of Theatre and Arts ~ Prof Joel Adeyinka Adedeji (State of Origin Unknown).
First Professor of Mass Communication in Nigeria ~ Prof Alfred Opubor (Nigerian-Cotonou).
First Nigerian Professor of Library and Information Science ~ Prof Mrs Adetoun Ogunsheye.
First Nigerian Professor of Education ~ Prof. Aliu Babs Fafunwa (Isale Eko, Lagos State).
First Nigerian Professor of Physical Education ~ Prof. M. Oluwafemi Ajisafe (Ekiti State).
First Nigerian Professor of Tests and Measurement ~ Prof. Dibu Ojerinde (Igboho, Oyo State).
First Nigerian Professor of Law ~ Prof Teslim Olawale Elias (Lagos State)
First Nigerian Professor of Agriculture ~ Prof. Victor Adenuga Oyenuga (Ijebu, Ogun state).
First Nigerian Professor of Animal Science ~ Prof. Gabriel. M. Babatunde (Afijio, Oyo State).
First Nigeria Professor of Forestry ~ Professor Kolade Adeyoju (Ijan-Ekiti, Ekiti State).
First Nigerian professor of clinical pharmacy ~ Prof. Nzebunwa Aguwa (Eke-Nguru, IMO State).
First Nigerian Professor of Medicine ~ Prof. Theophius Ogunlesi (Sagamu, Ogun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Nursing ~ Prof (Mrs). Elfrida. O. Adebo (Abeokuta, Ogun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Physiotherapy ~ Prof. Vincent C. B. Nwuga (Asaba, Delta State).
First Nigerian Professor of Anatomy ~ Prof. Thomas Adesanya Grillo (Lagos State).
First Nigerian Professor of Physiology ~ HRH Prof. Joseph Chike Edozien (Asaba, Delta State).
First Nigerian Professor of psychiatry ~ Prof. Thomas Adeoye Lambo ( Abeokuta, Ogun State).
First Nigerian Professor of public health ~ Prof. Oladele Ajose (Lagos state).
First Nigerian Professor of Nutrition ~ Prof Babatunde Oguntona.
First Nigerian Professor of Paediatrics ~ Prof Olikoye Ransome-Kuti (Abeokuta, Ogun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Botany ~ Prof. Eni Njoku (Ohafia, Abia State).
First Nigerian Professor of Physics ~ Prof. Muyiwa Awe (Esie, Kwara State).
First Nigerian Professor of statistics ~ Prof. Nwoue Adichie "Chinamada's dad (Abba, Anambra).
First Nigerian Professor of Mathematics ~ Prof. Chike Obi (Anambra State).
First Nigerian Professor of Geology ~ Prof. Mosobolaje O. Oyawoye (Offa, Kwara State).
First Nigerian Professor of Computer Science ~ Prof. Olu Longe.
First Nigerian Professor of Chemistry ~ Prof. Stephen Oluwole Awokoya (Awa-Ijebu, Ogun state).
First Nigerian Professor Of Architecture ~ Prof. Ekundayo Adeyemi (Iyin-Ekiti, Ekiti State).
First Nigerian Professor of Urban and Regional Planning ~ Prof. Adepoju Onibokun(Iwoye-Ijesha, Osun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Estate Management ~ Prof. John. A. Umeh (Nnobi, Anambra State).
First Nigerian Professor of Accounting ~ Prof. Micheal A. Adeyemo (Irun-Akoko, Ondo State)
First Nigerian Professor of Marketing ~ Prof. Julius Onuorah Onah (Orba, Enugu State).
First Nigerian Professor of Insurance ~ Prof. Joseph. O. Irukwu (Eteem, Abia State).
First Nigerian Professor of Chemical Engineering ~ Prof. Sikiru A. Sanni (Ibadan, Oyo State).
First Nigerian Professor of Industrial Engineering ~ Prof. David. E. Osifo (Benin-city, Edo State).
First Nigerian Professor of Civil Engineering ~ Prof. Ifedayo O. Oladapo ( Ondo, Ondo State).
First Nigerian Professor of Petroleum Engineering ~ Prof. Gabriel Kayode Falade
First Nigerian Professor of Mining Engineering ~ Prof. Zacheus Opafunso (Ede, Osun State).
First Nigerian Professor of Public Health Engineering ~ Prof. Paul Aibinuola Oluwande.
First Nigerian Professor of Geography ~ Prof. Akin Mobogunje (Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State)
First Nigerian Professor of Psychology ~ Prof. Dennis Ugwuegbu (Orlu, Imo State).
First Female Academicians ~ Aim of collecting this is to promote girl child Education.
- First Nigerian Female Professor ever ~ Prof. (Mrs) Felicia Adetoun Ogunsheye.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Law ~ Prof (Mrs) Jadesola Olayinka Akande.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of History ~ Prof. (Mrs) Bolanle Awe.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Pharmacy ~ Prof. (Mrs) Babalola Chinedum Peace.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Psychiatry ~ Prof. (Mrs) Olayinka Omigbodun.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Mass Communication ~ Prof. (Mrs) Chinyere Stella Okunna.
- First female Physics Professor in Africa ~ Prof. (Mrs) Deborah Ajakaye.
- First Female Professor of Chemistry in Nigeria ~ Prof. (Mrs) Modupe Ogunlesi.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Quantity Surveying in Africa ~ Prof Olubola Babalola.
- First female Nigerian Professor of Accounting ~ Prof. Jane Ande.
- First Female professor of physiotherapy in Africa ~ Prof. Arinola O. Sanya.
- First Female Professor of Computer Science ~ Prof Adenike Osofisan.
- First female professor of Chemical Engineering in Nigeria ~Professor (Mrs) P.K. Igbokwe
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Mathematics Education ~ Prof. (Mrs). Grace Allele-Williams.
- First female Professor of Animal Breeding & Genetics in Nigeria~Prof. Adebambo Ayoka.O. Ayoka-olufunmilayo
- First Female Professor of Yoruba Studies in the world ~ Prof. (Mrs). Omotayo Olutoye
- First Female Professor of Agriculture in Nigeria and First Female Professor of Agricultural Economics in Africa ~ Professor (Mrs) Tomilayo O. Adekanye.
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Urban and Regional Planning ~ Prof.(Mrs).Ogbazi Joy Ukamaka......
- First Nigerian Female Professor of Animal Science - Prof Mrs Oyebiodun Longe

105 Likes 23 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by theguvnor: 1:21pm On Oct 02, 2017
No Northerner?
This is marginalization.

338 Likes 21 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by LordIsaac(m): 3:32pm On Oct 02, 2017
Wow...Yoruɓa's oooo

237 Likes 6 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by legitimatefrank1(m): 4:35pm On Oct 02, 2017
Cc. Lalasticlala Mynd44 Food Don Ready cheesy

1 Like

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by farem: 5:06pm On Oct 02, 2017
First professor of Criminology - Prof Odekunle (Ilesa,? Osun State)

118 Likes 6 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Flashh: 6:57pm On Oct 02, 2017
LordIsaac:
Wow...Yoruɓa's oooo
Don't mention. They always takes the lead in this miscellaneous.

74 Likes 6 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Nobody: 6:58pm On Oct 02, 2017
stcool:
Not a single one from the North, yet they....

make I no talk!
theguvnor:
No Northerner?
This is marginalization.




Nigeria's youngest professor is a Northerner.


Google is your friend.

39 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by surgecom(m): 6:58pm On Oct 02, 2017
Wow. Not trying to tribalize, why only from South. No northern "first professor of"

6 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by meliziz12(m): 6:59pm On Oct 02, 2017
Seed lists of professors
Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by seunny4lif(m): 6:59pm On Oct 02, 2017
See the list
Na Yoruba people full there shocked shocked
Yoruba people i hail una ooooooooh


We Nigerians will not accept this

139 Likes 5 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by modelmike7(m): 6:59pm On Oct 02, 2017
Seen
Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by clevadani: 6:59pm On Oct 02, 2017
Yoruba too like book. Just hoping it transforms in development.

55 Likes 2 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by waterhouse071(m): 6:59pm On Oct 02, 2017
Awa Omoluabi

65 Likes 2 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by DrOgunbuyide(m): 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
So my Yoruba ppl have been reading books since d beginning! Yet they are slaves to d northern illiterates, what an irony

90 Likes 7 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by wickyyolo: 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
theguvnor:
No Northerner?
This is marginalization.


grin

Shekau is the First Nigerian Professor on Terrorism

251 Likes 11 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by stcool(m): 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
Not a single one from the North, yet they....

make I no talk!

16 Likes 2 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by DrObum(m): 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
E never complete nah


First Nigerian professor of hardship: Professor Muhammadu Buhari (Daura, Katsina state)

195 Likes 16 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by MissChievous199(f): 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
My Mummy kiss kiss kiss kiss
Prof. Stella Okunna

22 Likes 2 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by tysontim(m): 7:00pm On Oct 02, 2017
DrOgunbuyide:
So my Yoruba ppl have been reading books since d beginning! Yet they are slaves to d northern illiterates, what an irony

Lol

4 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by point5: 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
Igbo has it more...oya afonjas ur comment

7 Likes 2 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Nobody: 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
But with incomplete waec someone is Oga at the Top cheesy
A lot of SWeners with their .....are serving him at the Top grin

9 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by ivolt: 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
hmm
Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Holuwahyomzzy: 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
Ok
Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Edu3Again: 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
stcool:
Not a single one from the North, yet they....

make I no talk!
Please include the North for Blood shed & Violence via Fulani Herdsmen.
Man Yoruba people sabi read oh.

So why does Anambra have the highest cut off marks then?

8 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by daveP(m): 7:01pm On Oct 02, 2017
Sorry to say it out loud, but who these peeps help? who dem help? swerve jare.

11 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by rozayx5(m): 7:02pm On Oct 02, 2017
Profs profs profs


No development




Tertiary education In this country is just programming of job seekers and nothing else

If i take away the certificate of the average new graduate . he/she has nothing else to show

51 Likes 4 Shares

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by IbBarham(m): 7:02pm On Oct 02, 2017
First female prof animal science still dey lecture @ UI

4 Likes 1 Share

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by tecnolad(m): 7:02pm On Oct 02, 2017
Professor or Facebookology

Me!

7 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by damosade(m): 7:02pm On Oct 02, 2017
Professor of nowadays cannot profess anything...... Shiooo

8 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by perdollar(m): 7:03pm On Oct 02, 2017
na wa for north o. even Islamic n Arabic dem no grab dt one

26 Likes

Re: List Of First Nigerian Professors In Various Disciplines by Totino: 7:03pm On Oct 02, 2017
One bottle of kunu for OP

6 Likes 3 Shares

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) ... (15) (Reply)

8 Words We Pronounce Wrongly Everyday – Everyone Is Guilty Of No 5 / 3 Male Teachers At St Saviours, Ijegun Beat SS1 Student For Attending A Party / Photos From The Pool Party Organised By Yabatech Students

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (0) (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2018 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 69
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.