Archive for January 29th, 2012

Key Figures – Ladipo Solanke

Chief Ladipo Solanke¬†¬†was born in the Yoruba town of Abeokuta, Nigeria around 1886. He was the second child and only son of Adeyola Ejiwunmi and her husband, who had adopted the name of Paley from the Scottish missionary who had raised him. He was educated at St Andrew’s Training Institution, Oyo, Nigeria, and at Fourah […]