Pa Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi (O.F.R), the man who designed the Nigerian Flag is dead.
The demise of the national hero was announced by his son, Akinkunmi Akinwumi Samuel via a Facebook post on Wednesday morning, August 30, 2023.
“Life is indeed transient; I can say boldly you live a life with a landmark. Continue to rest on, my father! Pa Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi (O.F.R) Great Man has gone,” he wrote.
Pa Akinkunmi who hails from Owu in Abeokuta, Ogun state was born on 10 May, 1936,
He attended Baptist Day Secondary School, Ibadan for his Primary education and Ibadan Grammar School, Ibadan for his Secondary education.