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Amos Aduroja, PhD, MSPH, MCHES, FASH

By | 2017-04-07T02:04:51+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Education, People|

Dr. Aduroja is originally from Ilesha, Nigeria. He spent 3 years as a field health educator at the Nigerian Ministry of Health in 1977 to 1979 and then took a position as a researcher consultant with the World Health Organization in 1979. He came to Michigan in 1981 and got his doctorate from the University of [...]

The Man That God Uses

By | 2017-04-07T02:03:01+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: People|Tags: , |

Mayowa Isaac Afolabi formally known as Mufutau born into a Muslim background in the late 70s, raised from a family of 10 children in a very harsh environment in Oshodi, Lagos State, Nigeria.  Growing up was very difficult for me, I had to to sell chips, cooked rice and sometime I was a motor boy (boy conductor) [...]

Ademola Owaduge: Portrait of a Blessed Man

By | 2017-04-07T02:07:13+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Business, People|Tags: |

Ademola Owaduge can be described as a consummate salesman, a trait he inherited from his mother, Chief (Mrs) Marian Owaduge. He is someone that is very passionate about the needs and goals of his clients; a man who specializes in bringing peace of mind to his clients. A man who always credits all his personal and [...]

New UK Bureau Chief – Elizabeth Lucas-Afolalu

By | 2017-03-25T10:05:46+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Categories: People|

Elizabeth Modupe Lucas-Afolalu, relocated to Nigeria in 1968  with her parent where she completed her primary and secondary school at Abeokuta Girls Grammar School, Ogun State, Nigeria. She worked briefly as Secretary to Fenway Courier Limited before moving back to United Kingdom in August, 1988. Her passions are working outdoors and interacting with people. Her interest [...]

Giving Back To God Through Music

By | 2017-03-06T11:05:29+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Categories: People|

Christopher Oluwabunmi Afolabi was born and raised by his late parent Venerable S. O and Mrs. F. B Afolabi of Iyin Ekiti. I had my elementary and secondary school in Ekiti, Osun and Oyo state due to the nature of my father’s calling as a pastor and missionary. I later further my education at St. Andrew’s [...]

Princess Adeyinka Adeniran – A Brief History

By | 2017-03-03T14:49:35+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Categories: People|Tags: |

Adeyinka was born on 20th February, 1967 to HRM Oba Adegboyega Adesote and Abosede Olowofoyeku. The good news of her arrival was conveyed by a special messenger to her grandfather HRH Oba Simeon Ademoyebi Adesote the Oloja Lemegha of Ayede-Ikale in Ogun waterside. He named her Omo Oba Adeyinka Adesote. Growing up, Adeyinka went through a [...]

The Passion of Fatherhood

By | 2017-03-03T15:29:50+00:00 March 1st, 2017|Categories: Business, Family and Relationships, People|Tags: , |

Okun Magazine's CEO, publisher and editor-in-chief encountered and observed an interesting episode in a family's activities during the past weekend. Mr. Shola Salako and his three sons had gone skiing for the first time at the Mt. Brighton Ski Resort in Brighton, Michigan, and he had shared his thoughts and experiences on his social media page. [...]