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Soun of Ogbomoso’s daughter dies days after monarch’s death

28 DAYS after the late Soun of Ogbomoso, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi joined his ancestors, his first daughter, Professor Taibat Danmole, is reportedly  died.


Recalled that the monarch died on December 12 at the age of 95.


 The professor was said to have died on Saturday, January 8 at the age of 71.


Sources within the palace told newsmen on Sunday that Danmole had been ill for some time before she breathed her last on Saturday, 28 days after her monarch father joined his ancestors.


One of them said, “Baba’s first daughter died yesterday. She has been sick for some time and it happened yesterday. We just pray that God will spare the lives of those of us remaining.”


Danmole, was born on March 19, 1951.


The deceased, who was said to be a professor of education was married to another university don, Prof. Hakeem Danmole, who is the Dean College of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin.


She was Commissioner for Education in Oyo State from 1997-1998. She was a member of, Visitation Panel to The Polytechnic, Ibadan in 2011.


She was also a resource person, Coordinator, and Independent Assessor to the National Teacher Institute.


The late Danmole was said to have been a lecturer at the University of Ilorin before she transferred her service to the Lagos State University where she retired.


She was said to have relocated to Ilorin where she joined her husband at Al-Hikmah University.



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