Tuesday, 17 April 2018

97th birthday of Chike Obi

(Born 17 April 1921, Onicha, Biafra)
FIRST mathematics doctorate in Biafra/southwestcentral Africa, rigorous academic and public intellectual, aptly described by Biafran theoretical physicist Alexander Obiefoka Animalu as the “foremost African mathematical genius of the 20th century”
(John Coltrane with the Red Garland Trio, “Traneing in [personnel: Garland, piano; Coltrane, tenor saxophone; Paul Chambers, bass; Art Taylordrums;  recorded: Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, US, 23 August 1957]) 
Twitter @HerbertEkweEkwe

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