Kingdoms of Nigeria


Alani of Ido-Ani

Alani of Ido-Ani
August 16
14:48 2018
Title: Alani of Ido-Ani
Full Name: Oba Olufemi Olutoye
Coronation: 00-00-2014
Palace: na
State: Ondo
Profile: Born in Ido-Ani, which is now in Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State. The Alani spent the early part of his days in Benin City, where my his father was a headmaster at St. James’ Primary School, Benin. From there, he went to Government College, Ibadan in 1945.

The Alani finished secondary school education in 1949  and got admission to the University of Ibadan in 1950 where he graduated in June 1954. He also went to Cambridge University where he completed his education in 1955. Upon his return to Nigeria, he started teaching at Olu-Iwa College, Ijebu Ode (now Adeola Odutola College) and later, left teaching to join the Nigerian Army in 1957. The Alani retired from the military in 1977.


About Author



Related Articles