15 Things To Know About Otunba Adebayo Alao - Akala

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15 Things To Know About Otunba Adebayo Alao – Akala

15 Things To Know About Otunba Adebayo Alao – Akala

Otunba Christopher Adebayo Alao - Akala, the former Governor of Oyo State, breathed his last on Wednesday morning

* Alao-Akala had his elementary school at Osupa Baptist Day School, Ogbomoso.* Alao-Akala proceeded to the Kamina Barracks Middle School, 5th Battalion of Infantry in Tamale, Ghana.*He was enlisted as Cadet Inspector of Police in June 1974 at the Nigeria Police College, Ikeja.

*He was a police officer in served in various capacities before he retired from the Nigeria Police as the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Logistics and Supply, Oyo State Police Command, Eleyele, Ibadan. Besides public service, Dr Alao-Akala is a businessman.*He was the founder and chairman of TDB Global Ventures and Parrot FM radio station, both in Ogbomoso, Oyo State.

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* He was on the 3rd of June 1950, at Ogbomoso in the Ogbomoso North Local Government Area of Oyo State, * Alao-Akala had his elementary school at Osupa Baptist Day School, Ogbomoso.Veteran highlife musician, Orlando Julius, dies at 79 9 – He recorded his first single, ‘Igbehin a dara’, with the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation in 1960.Veteran highlife musician, Orlando Julius, dies at 79 9 – He recorded his first single, ‘Igbehin a dara’, with the Nigerian Broadcasting Corporation in 1960.Buhari swears in Ariwoola as acting Chief Justice of Nigeria 7 – He was a State Counsel for the National Youth Service Corps at the Ministry of Justice, Akure, Ondo State, and later a Legal Officer in the Ministry of Justice of Oyo State until 1988 when he voluntarily left the official bar of the State Civil Service for private practice.

* Alao-Akala proceeded to the Kamina Barracks Middle School, 5th Battalion of Infantry in Tamale, Ghana. *He was enlisted as Cadet Inspector of Police in June 1974 at the Nigeria Police College, Ikeja. 11 – He had his first hit in 1965 with the song ‘Jagua Nana. *He was a police officer in served in various capacities before he retired from the Nigeria Police as the Assistant Commissioner of Police in charge of Logistics and Supply, Oyo State Police Command, Eleyele, Ibadan.’ 12 – Julius moved to the United States in 1974 where he produced an album with Hughes Masekela, titled: ‘The Boy is Doing It. Besides public service, Dr Alao-Akala is a businessman.’ 13 – He spent time as a session musician in Los Angeles, and took an acting role in Roots: The Second Generation, before moving to Oakland in 1978.*He was the founder and chairman of TDB Global Ventures and Parrot FM radio station, both in Ogbomoso, Oyo State. 12 – He served on the Election Tribunals in Zamfara and Enugu States in 1999, and on Election Appeal Courts in Port-Harcourt, Enugu, Benin, Yola and Ilorin at various times.

*He started his political career as a member of the New Dimension.” 15 – Lopa Kothari of the BBC Radio called Julius a “legend” and Robin Denselow of The Guardian wrote that he was “one of the heroes of Nigerian music”, a “master of the simple, stomping riff” with a significant influence on afrobeat music.” 15 – Lopa Kothari of the BBC Radio called Julius a “legend” and Robin Denselow of The Guardian wrote that he was “one of the heroes of Nigerian music”, a “master of the simple, stomping riff” with a significant influence on afrobeat music. *He participated in the zero-party local government election of 1996 and later co-founded the UNP before its fusion with UNC to form UNCP. He participated in the Ogbomoso Federal Constituency (One) primary election of the UNCP in 1997. All rights reserved. *He contested and won the chairmanship seat of the Ogbomoso North Local Government along with seven councillors under the platform of APP in 1998. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from PUNCH. He was elected the vice-chairman of ALGON, Oyo State Chapter between 1999 and 2002. Contact:. Tags: CJN Kindly share this story: All rights reserved.

*Alao-Akala founded the Ogbomoso Unity Forum, a political association that later joined the PDP. He was the Chairman of Ogbomoso North Local Government from 1999 to 2002. *He served as the Deputy Governor of Oyo State from May 2003 to January 2006. Following the impeachment of then-incumbent Governor (Rashidi Ladoja), Alao-Akala was sworn into office in January 2006 and served for 11 months. In December 2006, the impeachment was overturned by the Supreme Court and Rashidi Ladoja was reinstated.

* Alao-Akala contested and won the gubernatorial election in 2007 under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and became the Executive Governor of Oyo state, serving a full term till May 2011. * On 8 December 2014, Alao-Akala defected to the Labour Party in Oyo State from the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). On 10 December 2014, he formally declared his intention to re-contest in the gubernatorial election of Oyo State on the platform of the Labour Party in the February 2015 general elections in Nigeria. * On 16 December 2017, he defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in a huge ceremony in Ibadan, the capital city of Oyo State. * One of his children is Olamiju Alao – Akala who was the Chairman of Ogbomoso LGA.

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