Only legends are remembered, he will be remembered for the good work he has done for Africa and the world at large. I have not met him, but from the messages of condolences, I came to the conclusion that he was a good man and a real professional. May his soul rest in peace and

Bheki Maseko

Very sad to hear this. We’ve been looking forward to meet him at African Youth for Development Commission #AYDEC. Please accept our heartfelt condolences

Salaam Lateef

Rest in peace; love, thoughts and prayers are with the family, relatives, co-workers and friends of the deceased, God-willingly. AMEN.

Tijan Sarr

This is very sad, what a humble gentle … person. May his soul rest in peace and May God give strength and comfort to his family .

Elelta Asmelash

My Condolence to the entire family. A humble and dedicated person .May his soul rest in perfect peace.

Sheikh Tejan

May the great son of Africa rest in peace

John Mararo, CAPA Secretariat

A great oak tree has fallen. RIP.

Kioko, CAPA

It is well.. It is well.. Rest in Peace


Dr Owoso was indeed a gentle, truthful and godly man. Bless his soul.

James Gashumba. Rwanda Polytechnic

My condolences to the family, friends and the CAPA fraternity at this difficult time of the loss of Dr. Owoso. May his soul rest in peace.

Dr. Lawrence Mukhongo, Technical University of Mombasa, Kenya

Dr Olubunmi Owoso. A life well lived. We shall forever remember your good works. My your soul rest in perfect peace

Rev. Prof. John Frank Eshun, Takoradi Technical University. Ghana

Dr. Owoso was a great and visionary man. I will never forget his kindness and humility. May God give him eternal rest. To the family, may God give you strength to bear this great pain. I offer you prayers and well wishes during this dark time in your life

Dr. Elyjoy Micheni, Technical University of Kenya

Dr Owoso was a humble and pleasant personality who shall be missed by many. May God grant grace and peace to his family, friends and CAPA family.

Janet Otuya, Bushiangala Technical

Condolences to the family and CAPA Fraternity. Dr Owoso was a great mentor,an inspirational and visionary leader. We celebrate you in Africa and beyond.

Teresa Njue, Masai TTI Wited Chapter

He who believes in me will live, even though he dies, and whoever lives and believes in me will never die. May the soul of Dr. Owoso rest in peace

Jane Maina, KATTI

May the Lord rest in eternal peace  Dr Owoso and grant his family guidance and comfort that surpasses human understanding. Sad to lose my research mentor who gave us the slogan “PASSION”. REST IN ETERNAL PEACE


To: Dr. (Mrs.) J.A. Owoso and Family Members… The family of Evang. John Ajayi received with a deep shock the news of the passing on of the patriarch of your family Late Dr. Felix Olubunmi Owoso which occurred on Sunday, June 28, 2020. He was a darling husband to you, a caring father and grandfather

Evang. John Ajayi

Dr. Olubunmi Owoso lived his life to make life worth living for others. He will be sorely missed. Rest in perfect peace.

Abudiore Grace O.

Our Brother Dr. Owoso, God is not unjust; He will not forget your work and the love you have shown Him as you have helped His people and continue to help them. (Hebrews 6:10) R.I.P

Anne Mbogo, Kiirua Technical Training Institute

My condolences to the family, friends and CAPA fraternity on the passing on of Dr. Owoso. As the First PS of TVET in Kenya, Dr. Owoso became a source of inspiration that we can transform Kenya and Africa through TVET. I will always be grateful for his advices  

Dr. Dinah Mwinzi; Vice Chancellor KAG EAST University

Your loss to our community is such a tragic one. Sleep on our dear one. May your Soul Rest in perfect peace.

Esther Omotunde

Not much words to say but i will greatly miss sir.

Atam Jacob

My Deep condolences to the whole Owoso Family. Pray Daddy rests in perfect peace in the bosom of the Our Lord.

Diran Adelekun

Our heart felt condolences to you in your time of sorrow. We have you in our prayers.

The Azus

Oga is gone. May his soul rest in perfect peace. May the Almighty God protect Dr (Mrs) Owose and the entire family left behind.
Good night daddy.

Onafuwa Taiwo

May your soul rest in perfect peace sir

Victor Osagie oliseh

On behalf of the Orunmuyi Family, I express our deepest and most sincere condolences on the passing of Brother Bunmi into glory. We pray that his gentle soul rests in perfect peace in the bosom of his Lord. May the Comforter Himself comfort the entire Family.

Moji Ogundare - nee Orunmuyi

We are truly sorry for your loss. We would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences and may his soul rest in peace.

Mr and Mrs M. O Gafari(Shasha)

Blessed are they which die in the Lord: they rest from their labors and their works follow them. Thank you very much Sir for laboring, serving and leaving us an example to follow. We love and appreciate you. Rest In Peace.

Lanre Olawuyi

Rest On Daddy Owoso, May the lord uphold and comfort the family. You are indeed a father to many. Mummy Owoso God will be with You always.

Eniola Afolabi

Outstanding Administrator per excellence. Rest on Dr. Owoso

TOKU Abiodun Sunday-Oluwawomi

Your legacy as a devoted father, distinguished gentleman and dedicated child of GOD will resonate always in the hearts of all your loved ones.
Our prayers remain with our dear colleague and your loving daughter Sayo and all the family. Rest on Sir in Jesus’ Bosom Amen! Dr Ndidi Nwosu Loving Gaze, Lagos State

Dr Ndidi Nwosu

May our daddy, former Rector YCT, Dr. Olubunmi Felix Owoso, rest in perfect peace. He has finished his race and has gone to be with his maker. My prayer is for every member of his family, to be reassured that he is at peace. May God console all those he left behind. The same God

Marie Akpenyi and family



Daddy Owoso sleep on till the resurrection morning, when we meet to part no more. We love you but Jesus loves you more. Good night beloved.

Olayinka Christiana Toluwanimi

May the Lord rest his soul and keep the family left behind. Amen.On behalf of all Students of YabaTech

Jumoke Sobande

God accept your soul n grant you eternal rest. May God be with the esteemed family you left behind

Dr Mrs S F Oketunji

Accept my consideration on the loss of DR. OLUBUNMI OWOSO. May his soul rest in peace till the glorious morn’ of resurrection

Prof Aromolaran

May his soul rest in peace.

Mrs Adesanya Olatunde Mariam

On behalf of the Entire Yabatech Europe Alumni and the Exco .
I say a Big Condolence


May the soul of Dr Olubunmi Owoso and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God, rest in peace

Dr Kingsley Kema Ajekwene

Oga is gone!! I commiserate with my career and development mentor – Dr Mrs Joko Owoso . May God rest the soul of oga in peace and may He grant madam and the family the fortitude to bear this great loss. Adieu

Comrade Tunde Osanyinbi

We find it difficult to believe the news of your passing away because we never heard of your illness. We could not notify your immediate sister immediately because we did not know how she would receive the news. However, we want the whole family to accept our condolence. God will give you the strength to

David Babatunji Oluwatominiyi

Condolence message from the Akintokuns I would like to express, on behalf of late Akinola Akintokun family, our condolences on the passing of our big brother, Dr. Olubunmi Felix Owoso.
Since we learnt of his transition, we find ourselves thinking of the family and how much we will all miss him. We are however,

Olaniyi Akintokun



Two weeks to to your demise I sent a message to you and mummy that myself and Tolulope were raising funds to pay for our articles that were in press. The message you sent back was a song “Oluwa yio pese fun gbogbo ainiwa” and was told mummy sang along as your back up. I

OLALEYE, Hannah Temitayo

May his soul rest in peace Amen

Mike Diji

The place of rest is where you are now. A place of no sorrow, no tears. Continue to rest in the peace of Christ, Sir. May God keep safe the family that you left behind.

Yeside Pikuda Adesiyun

To all of you my children in the Dr Olubunmi Owoso home. His demise is a physical pain but Kabiosi the Almighty does no evil so we bless Him. The Lord will do you good and sustain you. He will show up for you in every area of your life. I commiserate with you and

Aunty Jibike

It saddens our hearts that your husband has gone to his deserved rest. But who are we to question God who does good at all times He alone knows what is best. Though, we are pained but we are rest assured that God will show up for all of you and you will know the

Set 54 Retiring

Sleep on beloved and take thy rest. We love you but God loves you best. Good night

Udochukwu Umoebit

Only Lord Jesus that rules over life knows the beginning and the end of all things and am Godly sure you are granted eternal rest and eternal life as guaranteed by our Lord. Thank God for the fulfilled life.
Adieu, Great Man.

Engr. O. I. Ogunyemi

May his soul continue to rest in perfect peace.

From all the Abionas

God’s presence will remain with the family in Jesus name.


Dr Olubunmi Owoso was a rare Gem .I pray that the Almighty God will comfort his family and loved ones.

Titi Kolade

My deep condolences to the family of DR. OLUBUNMI OWOSO and the entire CAPA family. He was a great leader and champion of TVET. May his soul Rest in Eternal Peace.

Dr. Samuel Waweru

On behalf of council and all members of NIFST,we extend our condolences to the family and all associates of late Dr Bunmi Owoso. He lived a fulfilled life and will be missed by the NIFST family.


May his soul rest in peace

Dr Ukekpe, Rector Federal Polytechnic, Ukana.

On behalf of our family, I extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of Dr Olubunmi Owoso – his wife, children and extended family. May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace. Adieu to a wonderful, loving person and our highly esteemed in-law.

Yori Folarin

Dr. Olubunmi Owoso, May his soul rest in peace. Amen

Deun Alebiosu

Dr. Owoso was a great son of Africa, social, humble and fully of regard for every person he encountered. May his soul rest in peace. Amen!

Stephen Ngome, Ahmed S.Mwidani TTI

May God grant Dr. Olubunmi Owoso Eternal rest and support his family. 
We are all bereaved.
Adieu sir.

Olusanmi OLUDIPE

Dr Owoso was a great man and an excellent leader. He will be missed but can never be forgotten. May God give the family the fortitude to bear this loss. May his soul Rest In Peace. Adieu! Dr.

Funmilayo Doherty ( Yaba College of Technology)

Please accept my sympathy on the loss of your loved one who incidentally was my teacher back in my secondary school as well as my brother cum boss in Yaba College of Technology. He will be sorely missed by all who knew and passed through him.

Osunmakinde Albert.

Dearest Uncle Bunmi I have very heartfelt and warm memories of you right from childhood and all the way through. You Have blessed so many people with your kindness and generosity.
Rest in peace

Yemi Kuponiyi

Dr. Bunmi Owoso strove to serve the Lord and in certain circumstances allowed the fear of God to govern his actions. May his memory be blessed. May the Lord comfort the family, immediate and extended.

Revd. Dele Siyanbade

The Adeniji family commiserates with the entire Owoso family on the demise of our father, Dr Olubunmi Owoso. May his precious soul find rest with his maker.

The Adeniji family

Let me join thousands of sympathizers to send in prayer. May God give the family, CAPA and the TVET family the fortitude to bear this great loss

Mohammed Rabiu

Unfortunately we cannot question God but hold on to the great person he was. May your kind and gentle soul rest in perfect peace. May God give us all most especially Aunty Joko, Children and Grandchildren the fortitude to bear this loss. Rest on my dearest Uncle.

Mrs Adenike Peters, former lecturer Dept of Hospitality and Tourism, Yaba College Of Technology.

On behalf of the Folarin family, we commiserate with the Owoso family. He is fondly remembered and we pray that the good Lord grants him eternal rest in the bosom of the Lord Jesus Christ, Amen.

Mrs. Kehinde Folarin

On behalf of the Executive Council of the West Africa Polytechnic Games Association (WAPOGA), my family and myself, l express our deep sorrow and sincere condolences to the family of our late past president (2001-2008) Dr. Olubunmi Owoso and to the management of Yaba College of Technology over the passing away of a great leader.

Olufemi Abdulraheem, WAPOGA Secretary General.

On behalf of AGBOLA family of Ijebu-jesa we commiserate with the Owoso family and in particular our mother Mrs Olamide Agbola a great gift to our family on the loss of our father and brother . We take solace in his attributes which endeared him to all, his humility ,his passion for excellence and immense


May the soul of Dr Olubunmi Owoso and the souls of all the faithful departed through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen

Dr Kingsley Kema Ajekwene

Dr Olubunmi Owoso, a leader, a brother, an in-law and an administrator per excellence,  A great support in times of need. His early departure came as a rude shock to us. You can never be forgotten in a hurry. My heart goes out to his wife – Joko and the children. May you be consoled

Dr (Mrs) Olushola Akindele formerly of Yaba College of Technology

Dr Olubunmi Owoso was a great man, mentor, friend and kind personality. May the good Lord rest his soul. My condolences to his family. Adieu Dr. Olubunmi Owoso

Dr Olaseni

May Dr. Owoso’s soul rest in Eternal Peace and may God strengthen and sustain the bereaved family and the CAPA fraternity.

Dr. Edith MWEBAZA Basalirwa.MUBS Uganda

May the soul of late Dr. Owoso rest in perfect peace. Special condolences to the family.  He was very intelligent and eloquent man. I pray God will comfort the whole family he left behind.

Prof M. O. Ilori (Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria)

From West Africa Polytechnic Games Association (WAPOGA) in 2014, to CAPA (2012 – 2017), I got mentored by, and partnered with this elder brother. May his efforts be well rewarded and may the seed he’s sown flourish. R.I.P.. Dr. Owoso

Abdulai Salifu Asuro

May his soul rest in peace.


Wited, Yabatech Chapter celebrates the life of our beloved former Rector, Dr Olubunmi Owoso. We are grateful to God for your immense contributions in furthering the cause of Wited in Africa. Our heart is with our Mummy and mentor, Dr Mrs Jokotade Owoso, the children and the grandchildren. May God grant us all the fortitude

Dr Oluseun Popoola

Oby & Dozie Irrechukwu, neighbours of the Owoso family in our estate deeply regret the passing away of our friend, Dr. Olubunmi Owoso. He was a brother, and A dependable friend. We wish him blessings of The Almighty to enable him passage in the great beyond. May God grant his family the fortitude to bear


Personal loss. My motivator for thirty five years

Mas'ud Elelu

Great loss. May his soul rest in peace. Amin.

Masud Elelu

RIP Mzee Dr Owoso. HELB mourns the passing on of a great TVET leader, you shown HELB light of how to fund TVET students.

Higher Education Loans Board

Please accept our heartfelt condolences from Kano State Polytechnic, Kano Nigeria

Prof Mukhtar Kurawa

On behalf of Kajiado West Technical and Vocational College may the family, Nigeria and friends of Dr. Owoso receive our condolences and may his soul RIP

Dr. Lumumba

May the soul of Dr. Olubunmi Owoso rest in perfect peace. To the children and entire family Almighty God will give you all the fortitude to bear his loss. Shalom..

Ugbolue k.O

May God, our Father of all mercies grant his soul eternal rest and keep his family in His love and care now and always

George Majekodunmi Okufi, Former Rector Yaba College of Technology Lagos Nigeria 1975-1985.

We pray that the soul of our late father and brother rest in perfect peace.

Lanre and Sumbo Owoso

I am Bola Dada, Chief Lecturer, Dept of Hospitality Management, Yaba College of Technology.  I commiserate with the family of my departed boss and mentor, Dr Olubunmi Owoso. He will be sorely missed. May God rest his soul and grant the family strength to bear the loss. Amen.

Bola Dada

May the soul of Dr Olubunmi Owoso rest in the bosom of our Lord Jesus Christ. Good night, great administrator.  The good LORD shall console and comfort the family he left behind in Jesus name.

Funmi Kayode, FIIRO

A sad loss indeed. May God grant the soul of Dr Owoso eternal rest. Dr JS Oke, Former Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ede. Osun State. Nigeria.  

DR. JS Oke

I am Alex Shaahu and I am standing in for Hon. Isaac Shaahu. The Owoso and the Shaahu family are in laws. On behalf of Hon Isaac Shaahu and the entire Shaahu family, I wish to commiserate with the Owoso family over the demise of Dr. Olubunmi Owoso. We pray God grant his soul eternal

Alex Shaahu

May the soul of Dr Owoso rest in perfect peace.  

Prof Oluwamukomi, formerly of Rufuf Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Nigeria.

There exists a gap between birth and death. What matters in eternity is what we choose to fill in the dash/gap in between. Glory be to GOD, you filled yours with memories and legacies worthy of emulation, especially, by the people you came in contact with.

Dele Aluko and family

Heartfelt condolence to our great friend RIP Dr. Owoso  

Dr. Lumumba

Daddy was a kind and gentle man. He was very generous and willing to help. A strong-willed man who has left behind a good legacy to follow. He would call to ask after my studies and asks if I need any help. I’m still amazed at how humble he was, when I go through the

Temitayo Owoso

In Law
Brother Bunmi was a special human. His goodness and light shun from within for all to see. His mere being inspired people to be better versions of themselves. A very rare trait in today’s world. You are sorely missed but much loved and fondly remembered. Rest In Peace dear brother.

Elizabeth Nwaizu

May God rest his soul and grant the family the fortitude to bear this loss.

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