The wife of a former Vice Chancellor of two Nigerian Universities – the University of Ilorin and the Nasarawa State University. Prof. Shamsudeen Amali, Professor Ebele Amali was celebrated on her birthday by families,friends and colleagues as she clocks 70 years.
The celebrant was hosted to a surprise birthday dinner with families friends and some colleagues.in attendance on Sunday,2nd of June
The celebrant’s husband, Prof. Shamsudeen Amali,who was full of praise to God for keeping his wife,commended everyone for honoring his wife and the family.
Speaking during the dinner,the sister to professor Mrs Amali,a former Deputy Director Programmes,Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria,Madam Ilemi Okoka,was full of praises to God for her sister to have clocked 70 and still looking young.
“My sister is our mother,father,ever since our parents died many years ago,she had been there for all of us,she is never too tired to listen to us,i pray God to keep and protect her.”
A Former NAWOJ chairman, Evelyn H. Onyilo who described, the celebrant as an erudite Scholar, wife,mother and mentor prayed God to bless and grant her many more joyful years.
In 2005 Professor Ebele Amali as a senior lecturer at the Department of Economics. was the only don elevated in the department to the level of professorship.
Professor Ebele Amali was born on the second of June 1949,to the Okoka family of Ebu, Oshimili north, Delta state Nigeria,she Studied Agricultural economics at University of Ibadan.