Teacher Femi Soyinka, a renowned researcher and previous Provost of the College of Health Sciences of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has actually passed away at 85.
Femi was the younger brother of Nobel laureate and also teacher of relative literature, Professor Wole Soyinka.
The family in a statement claimed he died in the very early hours of Tuesday at his home in Kukumada Village, Ibadan, Oyo State.
” The Soyinka Family of Ake/Isara, Ogun State, has introduced the passing of their dad, grandpa, wonderful grandfather, brother, uncle Professor Femi Soyinka, which occurred in the very early hours of Tuesday, 14 June 2022 at his home in Kukumada Village, Ibadan, Oyo State,” the family members stated.
” He is endured by his spouse, children, grandchildren as well as great grandchildren.
” Burial arrangements would be revealed by the family later on.”