COMRADE (DR.) AKINTOMIDE ALABI FAGBEMI M.Sc., MNIFST, MNSN, MIFT, CSOF (Magaji Agunleyinju Alekosu, Ibadan)
The Nigerian golden archive containing the list of highly respected, well-meaning, patriotic, outstanding and enviable philanthropists would have lost its value if the name of an icon such as Comrade Dr. Stephen Akintomide Fagbemi is not included. The justification for this statement is not far-fetched as his profile speaks volume. Comrade (Dr.) Stephen Akintomide Fagbemi was born 14th of January 1976 to the family of late Major and Mrs. Sunday Fagbemi from Ibadan North West of Oyo State. He is a crowned prince and Magaji of famous Agunleyinju Compound, Alekuso Ibadan, Oyo State.Dr Akin Fagbemi as fondly called by friends and colleagues is a certified SQF auditor United State of America. He holds a Master Degree in Food Processing and Preservation
Dr. Akin Fagbemi as fondly called by friends and colleagues is a certified SQF auditor United State of America. He holds a Master Degree in Food Processing and Preservation and Ph.D. in Biotechnology. He has a (Post Graduate) Diploma in Nutrition from the Prestigious Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, and Certificate in International Food Law and Legislation, Michigan State University, USA
He works with National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) as a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) expert in Food Safety and Applied Nutrition in PR&S Directorate Abuja. He was the team Head, Step-Down Training, Planning Research Statistics directorate in the Agency. Until of recent, he was the Branch Chairman, Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria, NAFDAC Branch.
He has attended several courses, seminars and conferences around the world including USA, Canada, South Africa, Netherlands, Brazil, Ghana to mention a few. He is also a member of many professional bodies such as Institute of Food Technologist, USA, Nigerian Institute of Food Science and Technology, Nutrition Society of Nigeria.
As a philanthropist who has a deep passion for nation building and humanitarian services, Dr. Akin Fagbemi established a Foundation called AKIN FAGBEMI FOUNDATION. Ladies and gentlemen, it is on record that Akin Fagbemi Foundation over the years has helped tremendously to wipe tears away from several families in the area of educational scholarship. Currently, in his Local Government area, where he hails from, well over 100 students in primary, secondary and tertiary institutions have benefited from his scholarship scheme.
He is married to a beautiful International Auditor who holds double Master’s Degree in Business Administration and also an Auditor with NNPC. The name of this beautiful queen is Mrs Augusta Fagbemi nee Uanhoro. They are blessed with four beautiful angels and a son Kimberly, Yvonne, Diezanie, Stephanie and Sean.
Just like a golden fish has nowhere to hide, so is Dr. Akin Fagbemi whose humanitarian services, contributions to nation building and tireless efforts/unalloyed commitment to Nigerian emergence of food science and technology development have been discovered by Nigerian Association of Food Science and Technology Student.
COMRADE (Dr.) AKINTOMI DE ALABI FAGBEMI, former NAFST national president, a comrade per excellence, a man of valor and vigor, an accomplished Scientist cum administrator, very pleasant, sociable, easy going, an enigma of intellectual prowess with a rare blend of humility, a patriotic Nigerian and illustrious son and The Magaji Agunleyinju, Alekuso, Ibadan Oyo State for a well deserving honour and decoration.