THE EXIT OF A OPTIMUS PRIME OBA OLADELE ISAAC ISHOLA OGUNJOBI
Daddy T as he was famously called by his children was a loving and caring father during his lifetime he had so much love for his children and their education, he often take time off his work to look up on the children at school, he even check on them on his arrival home to be sure all are in bed before he retire to bed. He shared a close interpersonal relationship with his children that they nicknamed him DADDY T, DADDY SHOWKEY, BABA TENSION and BABA MI even at University Level.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi born October 24, 1943 in Ibadan, the present day Oyo State to the family of Late Pa Dolapo Adeiwa Ogunjobi and Late Mrs Nusirat Ogunjobi. he hail from Isowe via Ilugun in the Ijebu North East Local Government of Ogun state.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi was the only son of his mother but had half brothers and sisters from his step mother. He moved to Lagos after the death of his father to live with Mrs. Kuyoro his paternal Aunty who was residing at No 30 Alade Street, Shomolu.
While living with his aunty, he was enrolled in Ladi Lak Primary School, Bariga and from there to UNA Modern School, Morocco. He engaged in apprenticeship with his aunt’s husband Mr. Kuyoro who was a Mechanic/Panel Beater which he completed in 1970, thereafter he moved in with a family friend Mr. Remi Folarin and been an observant and intelligent young man at the time, he learnt Aluminium work via following his friend to work at First Aluminium for two years and was later employed at Nigalex as a machine operator where he acquired more skills to become a better skilled in the Aluminium business.
He changed job from Nigalex to First Aluminium, where he resigned to partner with a friend to start the company called Frommo Nigeria Limited where he owns the lager shares and as years went by, his friend separated and he owns the total shares in Frommo at the same time he was a commissioned sales representative and a roofing sub-contractor at Tower Aluminium company for more than 20-
years till his death.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi, was married to Miss Todebo Ogunfowora and the union was blessed with wonderful children, though he one of his children in 2007 (Adekunle Ogunjobi R.I.P) ad he was also bless with children from other wives.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi was a Philanthropist during his lifetime to many Churches and Organisations, he was a key member of the Celestial Church of Christ (CCC), and He was the parochial chairman for 10years and a vice president of the El-Morijah Club in the Government Lay-out parish Gbagada
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi attended Bible College and graduated in 2009 and was ordained as a Superior Elder in Celestial Church of Christ before his death.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi was a member of the Ikeja Country Club.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi was nominated and appointed as the First Kabiyesi in waiting (AGBON of ILUGUN ALARO) in IJEBU NORTH EAST L/G since 2011, and expected to be coroneted by the AWUJALE (OBA SIKIRU ADETONA) while awaiting the coronation he singlehandedly started the palace project in Isowe and this has progressed to advance stage, he also brought many meaningful developments to the town and nearby villages under his reign before his death.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi has left a big vacuum in the heart of many people who had encounter with him and his loving wives and children, younger brothers and sisters, nephews nieces, uncles, aunties and friends, the entire family of Ogunjobi and the Ilugun community as well as countless number of persons whose lives he had touched through the blessings bestowed on him by the LORD before his transition to Glory from this wicked world.
Oba Oladele Isaac Ogunjobi came, saw and conquered, even in death, he was greatly missed.