Grace Alele-Williams – Rest in peace

Grace Alele-Williams

Prof Grace Alele-Williams, the first OMEP Nigeria national president is dead. 

Friday 25th March 2022

She was  first OMEP Nigeria National President (1981-1986) 

First Vice President Africa Region ( 1987-1991)

Alele-Williams, made history as the first female Vice Chancellor at the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Edo State Nigeria in 1985. She obtained a master’s degree in mathematics in 1957 and her PhD degree in mathematics education at the University of Chicago (U.S.) in 1963, thereby making her the first Nigerian woman to be awarded a Doctorate.

Adieu to one of the founding members of the OMEP Nigeria National Committee.

A trail blazer and  an accomplished educationist of note.

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