The MD/CEO, Guaranty Trust Bank, Segun Agbaje and his wife, Derin Agabje are heartbroken as his Mother inlaw, Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olusola Olakunri, slumped and died during a church service this morning.
Born on November 4, 1937, she attended primary school in Nigeria, and completed her secondary and tertiary education in the United Kingdom.
In February 1963, Chief Mrs. Olakunri qualified as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales; and became a Foundation Member the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria [ICAN] in 1965.
Chief Mrs. Olutoyin Olakunri is the first female Chartered Accountant in Sub-Saharan Africa and the second female President of ICAN. To date, there have been six female heads of ICAN, and quite a number of eligible women in line.