Professor Soyinka’s brother, Femi Soyinka, dies at 85

Professor Soyinka’s brother, Femi Soyinka, dies at 85

The Soyinka Family of Ake/Isara, Ogun State, Femi Soyinka has tragically the passing of their beloved patron; Soyinka, who is a Professor of Dermatology, Venereology, and Clinical Immunology.  He passed away in the early hours of Tuesday, 14 June 2022 in his home in Kukumada Village, Ibadan, and Oyo State. 

This is reported in a statement signed on behalf of his family by his loyal son, Ayodele. He died at the ripe old age of 85.

Femi Soyinka Death Cause: His Obituary

The legendary Femi Soyinka died at the age of 85 at in his home in Kukumada Village, Ibadan, and Oyo State.  His contribution in the field of medicines and his incomparable works will be remembered for all ages.

On the other hand; his actual cause of death has yet to be confirmed. But we here wishes his soul to rest in peace in the almighty heavens above. Similarly his burial arrangements would be announced by the his family in later days.

Femi Soyinka Family, Age, Birthday, Early Life

Femi Soyinka was born in the year 1937 in the lovely African nation of Nigeria. He was age 85 years old at the time of his death.

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He was the holder of Nigerian nationality and owns an African ethnicity heritage. His family, as well as early days details, are missing at the moment.

Femi Soyinka Education, Which school/university did he attend?

Femi Soyinka obtained his Medical degree in Medicine and Surgery MBChB from the University of Heidelberg, in the year 1964; and went to get a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the same University a year later in 1965.

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He has practiced as a Dermatologist, Venereologist, and Allergologist at the University of Giessen, in the year 1969. In 1972, he got a Master of Public Health degree from the famed Hadassah Medical School, (MPH) in Israel.

Who was Femi Soyinka Married to?

Femi Soyinka was survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren at the time of his death.

Femi Soyinka Career, What is his profession?

Soyinka has worked in the academic field for close to three decades and has held positions from Chief Medical Director all till the Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences and the Provost of College of Health Sciences for Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.

He was also involved in the extensive research work for the Tropical Skin Diseases and Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and had collaborated with the Federal government, international donor agencies, and organizations like the World Bank, UNDP, DFID, the British Council; as well as the International Development Research Centre, Canada.

He pioneered several types of research in the field of HIV/AIDS and even worked for the World Health Organization, DFID, UNDP, and the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Health.

He was also the former president of the Society for AIDS in Africa and was successful in coordinating the International Conference on AIDS and STIs In Africa (ICASA) in Abuja, Nigeria in 2005.

Femi Soyinka Net Worth, How much does he earn?

As of June 2022; Femi Soyinka’s net worth figure is under the wraps.

What about his Social media presence?

Femi Soyinka seems to be active on the social media sites such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook page.

Femi Soyinka’s Appearance Height, Weight, body

HeightNot Available
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBlack
WeightNot Available
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Femi Soyinka’s which you should be knows

NationalityNigerian
EthnicityAfrican
Age85
Relationship  statusMarried
PartnerNot Available

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