Ayo Lijadu

Ayodele Lijadu

Personal Info

Gender:
Male
Birthplace:
Abeokuta,, Ogun State
Nationality:
Nigeria

Ayo Lijadu

Ayodele Lijadu

Biography

Ayo Lijadu was a Nigerian journalist who was an editor of the Daily Times. He was considered a literary stylist with a taciturn character but a powerful pen by one times co-worker, Obafemi Awolowo. Towards the end of World War 2, he was sent to Burma to cover the activities of Nigerian soldiers in the West African Expeditionary Force, becoming the first native Nigerian war correspondent and boosting the soldiers morale on the way.

Personal Info

Gender:
Male
Born:
Birthplace:
Abeokuta,, Ogun State
Nationality:
Nigeria

Biography

Ayo Lijadu was a Nigerian journalist who was an editor of the Daily Times. He was considered a literary stylist with a taciturn character but a powerful pen by one times co-worker, Obafemi Awolowo. Towards the end of World War 2, he was sent to Burma to cover the activities of Nigerian soldiers in the West African Expeditionary Force, becoming the first native Nigerian war correspondent and boosting the soldiers morale on the way.

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Filmography

Acting (4)

2023
8.8
as Alaye
2023
8.8
as Alaye
2018
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as Prelate Malachi
2018
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as Prelate Malachi
2016
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as Peter Akale
2016
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as Peter Akale
2014
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as Professor Ezeka
2014
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as Professor Ezeka

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