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Sad News As Wife Of Tai Solarin Passes On!!!
« on: Oct 23, 2012, 08:31 AM »
The English-born wife of the owner of the renowned Mayflower University of Education in Nigeria -Tai Solarin University of Education in Ogun State, died yesterday morning at Babcock University Teaching Hospital in Sagamu.
In recognition of their efforts towards ensuring that more people have formal education, the Solarins have received severalawards and recognition, locally and internationally.
Sheila Mary Tuer was knighted and awardedthe Member of British Empire (MBE) in 2007 by Queen Elizabeth.
Two state-owned tertiary institutions were named after Dr. Solarin. They are; Tai Solarin University of Education (TASUED), Ijebu-Ode and Tai Solarin College of Education ((TASCE), Omu-Ijebu.
The late Mr and Mrs Solarin left behind two children, Corin and Tunde.
May Her Gentle Soul rest in peace, Amen!