Hall of Fame Inductees from Nigeria West Africa

The first 11  Inductees from Nigeria were inducted into the Educators’ Hall of Fame in 1997 in Cairo, Egypt, at the  Youth-on-the-Move Middle East/Africa/Asia Region Educators’ Hall of Fame.  They are as follows:

Names of InducteesState in Nigeria
1. Professor Pai ObanyaEdo
2. Professor Babs Fafunwa Lagos
3. Late Chief Olatunde LawrenceOndo
4. Mustafa AbbaYolo
5. Mrs. Bisi AsenugaOgun
6. Professor E.O. Yoloye Oyo
7. Late Professor James MajasanOndo
8. Professor Jacob K. OluponaOndo
9. Professor Jones AkinpeluOyo
10. Ambassador Lawrence EkpebuBayelsa
11. Hon(Mrs.)Ballalfma DickRivers

International Inductees -2000

  1. Dr. Benjamin Bloom-USA
  2. Mona Abousenna, Egypt

Posthumous Inductees -2000

  1. Late Obafami Awolowo
  2. Late Dr. Namdi Azikiwe
  3. Late Tai Solarin
  4. Lat Rev. Israel Oludotun Ransome-Kuti
  5. W.A. Amarkiri
  6. Late Rt. Reverend Richard Nwankwo
  7. Chief Paul O. Ururuka
  8. Late Chief (Yeye Oba) Esther Oladunni Soyannwo, MBE Mon

Niger Delta Educators Hall of Fame:  2000 Inductees

Akwa-Ibom State

  1. Affiong basi Attai (Mrs.)
  2. Prof. Moses Akpanudo
  3. Elder Dr. Godwin John Emah
  4. Late Mr. Jumbo Saul Etukudo
  5. Isong Nne Clementine
  6. Obong Okon Mkpong
  7. Obong Bassey Albert Nyong
  8. Evangelist (Mrs.) Ayo Udo
  9. Obong Enoch Eno Udofia
  10. Elder Effiong E. Udom
  11. ackson Seiyefa Ododo
  12. Chief Like Tuob Martha Oruwari-Ombo
  13. Chief (Dr.) C.J.Pekene, J.P.
  14. Freda Eneni, Suku-Ogbari
  15. Florence Inara Spiff
  16. Chief Ngozi (J.P.) Theophilus
  17. Chief H.F. Trakeme

Bayelsa State

  1. Fred Abiye Agama
  2. Prof. Youpele O. Beredu
  3. Diteimene Governor Brisibe Esq
  4. F.K. Epuke
  5. Chief Aseyai Etifa
  6. Gbdluseri, Levi Ebikefi
  7. King Joshua I. Igbagara
  8. Chief S.F. Komgbo Igbeta, J.P.
  9. Benjamin Lue
  10. Daniel Ogiriki Ockiya
  11. Jackson Seiyefa Ododo
  12. Chief Like Tuob Martha Oruwari-Ombo
  13. Chief (Dr.) C.J.Pekene, J.P.
  14. Freda Eneni, Suku-Ogbari
  15. Florence Inara Spiff
  16. Chief Ngozi (J.P.) Theophilus
  17. Chief H.F. Trakeme

2001 Inductees from Nigeria
1. Professor C.O. Taiwo
2. Professor Saburi Biobaku
3. Dr. J.S.O. Sofolahan
4. Chief L.AS. Sofenwa
5. Professor F.Adetowun Ogunsheye
6. Professor Grace Alele-Williams
7. Professor Biyi Afonja
8. Vice Chancellor Steve Odi-Owei
9. Chief Femi Oyewole (a twin)
10. Chief Dotun Oyewole (a twin)
11. Professor Mohammed Munsali Jibril
12. Professor Femi-Pearse
13. Sheila Solarin
14. Chief (Mrs.)Lape Oyewole
15. Chief (Mrs.) Yinka Oyewole

2001 Inductees from Nigeria
16. Chief (Dr.)Benjamin Nzeriber
17. Chief J.A. Emasealu
18. Mrs. Sheila Alli
19. Mr. Omini Ubi
International Inductees -2000
20. Late. Dr. Benjamin Bloom-USA
21. Dr. Mona Abousenna,ambulance Egypt
Posthumous Inductees -2000
22. Late Obafami Awolowo
23. Late Dr. Namdi Azikiwe
24. Late Tai Solarin
25. Lat Rev. Israel Oludotun Ransome-
Kuti
26. Rev. W.A. Amarkiri
27. Late Rt. Reverend Richard
Nwankwo
28. Hon. Chief Paul O. Ururuka
29. Late Chief (Yeye Oba) Esther
Oladunni Soyannwo, MBE Mon

Delta State

  1. Ivbijaro Peter Johnson Adarighofua (Dr.)
  2. Okafor Alfred Donatus, Ksm
  3. Revd. Jonathan F.E.Edewor(J.P.)
  4. Deacon F.A. Komoni, M.Ed.
  5. Peter Swainko Okunewi
  6. Ogwezzy Susanna Omogor (Mrs.)
  7. Edward E.Tekedou
  1. Rivers State
    1. Chief Stephen T. Anga, Ma.Fcai. J.P.
    2. Chief Nbari Baabel
    3. Chief Israel Nwoke Baniviga
    4. Elder,Prof. Cosy Nuaba Barikor
    5. Brownson Nwibari Biragbara
    6. Esther S. Blue-Jack, B.Sc. Pgde
    7. Sir (Chief) Amakiri Michael Edeh-Ogwuile
    8. Deacon David D. Tom George
    9. Hon . Johnson Igwe
    10. Nnaemeka Ogu Isirimah
    11. Friday W. Jacob
    12. Chief Court A. Kpogio
    13. Chief Elder Victor Achi Emereobo Ngochindo
    14. John Ajuagapakaka Omuku (Late)
    15. HRH (Dr.)King Isreal Uzamadem Otuo IX (J.P.)
    16. Samuel Longwilliam Owubokokiri
    17. Late Timothy Naakuu Paul-Birabi (Mr.)
    18. (Elder) Nathaniel Abalagha Ibiowusa Waribere

    Total Inductees listed here from Nigeria -92