The College President, Dr. Musa M. Borodo, FMCP, PNMC, on behalf of the Governing Board, Senate, all Fellows and the entire staff of the College regret to announce the call to glory of our Past President, Dr. Abiola Olusegun Ajayi FMCGP, PNMC, DFMC, who passed away on Tuesday July 28, 2020 aged 83.
Dr. Ajayi, a well-respected Foundation Fellow in the Faculty of Family Medicine served the College in various capacities. He was the first Secretary of Faculty Board of General Medical Practice (Family Medicine) from 1981 to 1984 and later the Faculty Chairman for two terms from 1984 to 1987. He served as the second College Treasurer from January 1988 to December 1989, the College Vice- President from January 1990 to December 1991 and ultimately served as the College President from 1st January 1992 to 31st December 1993.
He was awarded the Distinguished Fellowship Award of the College (DFMC) in September 2004 in recognition of his great contributions towards the growth and development of the Faculty of Family Medicine and the College.
The College mourns his passage and prays that Almighty God grant the family the fortitude to bear the irreparable lose.