Egbe Bobamaiyegun (Asiwaju) Obinrin Akile Ijebu is one of the popular age grade groups in Ijebuland and the Iyalode Egbe is Alhaja Kemi Popoola Ango. She says. Our group consists of Ijebu Ladies (either by birth or marriage) of reputable pedigree from all works of life in the grade bracket of (1974-1976) with the Regberegbe tenets, we are set to promote the socio-economic development of Akile Ijebu and the nation in general.
According to her, though the beginning was tough, to the glory of God, we stood by what we believed in and today the rest is history.”
“We approached our Baba Egbe, Asiwaju Olajide Awosedo – a native of Odogbolu & Okun-Owa in Odogbolu Local Government. Asiwaju accepted the request joyfully and gave us his unflinching support till date”.
After series of meetings and stability. Maiyegun Kemi Popoola Ango who had been the coordinator for some years emerged as the Iyalode Egbe in December, 2015 through a unanimous decision of all members.”
Sometimes in December, 2015 members suggested series of names of dignitaries among the women for Iya Egbe. Letters were written to the short listed ones and at the end, Chief (Mrs.) Ibilola Sholaja (Jumlar) accepted our request wholeheartedly as Iya Egbe and gave them total support morally and financially.
“It is also necessary for us to put on record the contributions of the following people in the development of our Egbe to date;
• Chief Sanje J. Olubelela Oladapo – The Akeweje Okunrin, Egbe Bobamaiye Asiwaju Obinrin Akile Ijebu • Otun Giwa Laide Balogun (Otun Giwa Egbe Jagunmolu Okunrin Akile Ijebu) who is also the Akeweje Okunrin Egbe Bobamaiye Asiwaju Obinrin Akile Ijebu • Chief Mrs. Osifeso Mariam Omobolanle (Kerewa) – The Akeweje Obinrin Egbe Bobamaiye Asiwaju Obinrin Akile Ijebu.
We take discipline, uprightness and honesty very seriously this was why we waited this long.
To the glory of God, it is worth the wait indeed. Let us bear in mind that Integrity is virtue we all must imbibe into our lives. Do not be afraid to stand for what you believe in, even if it means you are the only one standing”. Who is Alhaja Kemi Popoola Ango? She is a Lagos businesswoman.
Who is Alhaja Kemi Ango? This pretty lady who is into trading was born on the 5th of December 1974 to the family of Mr. & Mrs. Popoola in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. Mrs. Ango Oluwakemi Teniola Monzurat popularly known as First Lady attended Una Primary School Ijebu-Ode as well as the prestigious Adeola Odutola College Ijebu-Ode for her secondary school education before proceeding to the Federal Polytechnic Offa in Kwara State for her tertiary education where she studied Business Administration and Management.
Her guest or entrepreneurship saw her again studying Cosmetology and Home Management
from Lagos State Institute of Cosmetology and Home Management (LICOHM). A Cosmetologist and Beautician per excellence Mrs. Ango Oluwakemi Omoteniola has taking her profession to
She is a philanthropist and Community women, this speaks volume of the various
position she held in her areas of calling which includes; CEO Gbolly Crown Investment/ Microfinance; President Lagos State Council of Tradesmen and Artisan (LASCOTA) Alimosho
Federal Constituency Chapter; President Lagos State Barbing/Hairdressing and Cosmetology
Association Ayobo/Ipaja LCDA Chapter; Secretary Lagos State Council of Tradesmen and Artisan Lagos State Chapter; Yeye Oge of Badaland Ipaja/Ayobo LCDA; President Young Millionaire Club of Nigeria; Financial Secretary World Health Committee (WHC) Bada, Ipaja/Ayobo LCDA; Alaranse Adeen Ketu; Arowosadeen Bada Mosque Ipaja/Ayobo; and by God grace the Iyalode Bobamaiyegun Asiwaju Obinrin Akile Ijebu.
A recipient of various awards both locally and internationally, she is happily married to Engr. Abdul Wasiu Oladejo Ango who hails from Offa in Offa Local Government, Kwara State and they are blessed with children.