The Ijaiya family in Ofa boasts of 10 professors in different fields – a rare global feat for any family, nuclear or extended.
Among the professors are former deputy vice-chancellors, deans, and senior academics. They are also in various Nigerian universities across the federation.
Many Nigerian say they should compete for the Guiness Book of World Record and should be specially honoured by the Nigerian government to promote responsible lifestyle.
1. Prof. Gafar T. Ijaiya (Economics)
2. Prof. Sidikat Ijaiya(Mrs) (Education) (First Female DVC, University Of Ilorin)
3. Prof. Mufutau A. Ijaiya (Finance)
4. Prof. Munir. A. Ijaiya (Medicine)
5. Prof. Hakeem Ijaiya (Law), University of Ilorin
6. Prof. Waheed Olatinwo (Medicine)
7. Prof. Bayo Lawal (Applied Linguistic /English Education) all in the University of Ilorin)
8. Prof. Abdulmojeed T. Ijaiya 7(Animal Science/Nutrition): FUT MINNA 9. Prof. Najeem Ijaiya (Law) Crescent Uni. Abeokuta
10. Prof. Maruf. K. A Adeboye (Soil science and Land management)