Biography of Chief Afe Babalola SAN

Full Biography of Chief Afe Babalola SAN

 

Chief Afe Babalola, CON, OFR, SAN was born on 30th October, 1929. He is 92 years old. He is a Nigerian lawyer and founder of the Afe Babalola University.

His state of origin is Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, Nigeria

His occupation is that he is a Lawyer, Farmer, Educationist and Educational administrator.

Early life and education:-

Afe Babalola was born in Ekiti State South Western Nigeria. He attended Emmanuel Primary School, Ado Ekiti. He enrolled for the Senior Cambridge School Certificate examination by private study from Wolsey Hall, Oxford. He later obtained the A’Level certificate of London University before he proceeded to London School of Economics where he received a bachelor's degree in Economics. He worked briefly at the Central Bank of Nigeria before he left to the University of London where he obtained a bachelor's degree in Law. In 1963, he was called to the England bar, the same year he became a member of Lincoln's Inn, London.

Babalola is married to Modupe Mercy Babalola. He has nine children, including Bolanle Austen-Peters. 



 

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