ForeverMissed
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Oluwatosin Akintan. We will remember her forever.
Posted by Doris Afejuku on June 19, 2022
I remember you at the ASUU meetings and how you were active in distributing important documents at the meetings. You were always smiling and cheerful. I pray that God will care for the loved ones you left behind. Continue to rest in peace dear colleague. Prof. Doris. Helen Afejuku.
Posted by Moses Efuntoye on June 18, 2022
Keep resting in the Lord until the resurrection morning. You fought gallantly and you won triumphantly. May your family continue to enjoy God's comfort.
Posted by Stephen Olusola Awotunde on June 18, 2022
"The memory of the upright is a blessing, but the name of the evil-doer will be turned to dust"(Pro.10:7). "They will never be in need of food or drink: and they will never again be troubled by the burning heat of the sun: For the Lamb who is on the high seat will be their keeper and their guide to fountains of living water: and God will make glad their eyes for ever"(Rev.7:16-17). Adeiu my erudite scholar & precious mother. We all missed you. Till we meet to part no more. Adieu. Shalom!!!
Posted by Otun Michael on June 18, 2022
When scholars like Dr Mrs Akintan die, people are forced to ask question if life really deserves all our struggles, hard work, sacrifice, good deeds and all the impacts we made even when it was not convenient for us. Mama Akintan was an Amazon and a great woman whose impacts transcended human expectations.Adieu to my adviser and academic encourager.
Your student from:
Department of Religious Studies,
Olabisi Onabanjo University,
Ago- Iwoye, Ogun State, Nigeria
Posted by Kehinde Obasola on June 18, 2022
May the soul of Dr. Mrs. Tosin. Akin continue to rest in perfect peace.

You are sorely missed.

The Department really missed you. Your contributions to the Department and the Faculty cannot be forgotten.

Rest on beloved.

Prof. Kehinde Emmanuel Obasola
Posted by Temitayo Alade on June 23, 2021
BIG MUMMY, words are ineffable to describe the feelings of your unavailability in the terrestrial world. You continue to live in my memory as a woman of many awesome parts. Though you spent 1.6% of your lifetime and 3% of your career with me yet you gave 100% of your love, care, personality, motivation and your good heart. I will forever miss and remember you for all you have done. Thanks for being REAL. The legacy of your Realness lives on in my heart. Goodnight Big Mummy.
ALADE Tayo Ọmọkayode
Posted by Owolabi Isaac on June 23, 2021
Very sad... May her gentle soul rest in Peace... A woman with a kind heart... naturally hardworking... a mother to her disciples... RIP Mama
Posted by Jeremiah Adelodun on June 23, 2021
Mummy,
Accepting the reality of your crossing to the other side of the divide is indeed a tough position to take even after confirming and hearing from valid sources; saying its like a dream will be an understatement but seeing you committed to mother earth dashed a miracle of hearing you are back hale and healthy. Our last time together during the marathon M.A. defence was memorable and will remain evergreen as it wrapped those beautiful moments of 3yrs with you. Though we had limited time together, your courage, resilience, and sagacity are values that I'll forever cherish. Rest on Mummy HOD (as I do call you)
Jerry Adelodun
Posted by AZEEZ KEMI RASHIDAT on June 21, 2021
On behalf of the Management Board, Parents,Staff and Pupils of Olabisi Onabanjo University Staff School, we bitterly mourn your untimely exit. This is no doubt another great loss to the University and its environs.
Dr (Mrs) Oloruntosin Adeoti Akintan remained am epitome of discipline, hard work,selfless service and a philanthropist.
It's painful that you have to join the triumphant saints at a time when your Godly counsel, selfless services, your motherly care, your generosity among others is still much needed.
May your soul rest in peace.
ADIEU!
Posted by Stephen Olusola Awotunde on June 21, 2021
This no good news at all. It is surprising, am dumbfounded, it is critically serious, ah! ah!! ah!!! "O death, where is your power? O death, where are your pains? The pain of death is sin; and the power of sin is the law: But praise be to God who gives us strength to overcome through our Lord Jesus Christ.  For this cause, my dear brothers, be strong in purpose and unmoved, ever giving yourselves to the work of the Lord, because you are certain that your work is not without effect in the Lord.(1Cor.15:5558). Though, you lived for a very Short time, but your indelible mark will not be raised in our memory. It is well. May the Lord protect, uphold, guide, abide with the family members, all the Faculty members & the university Community. Adieu my erudite, season, apt, enigmatic scholar. An action woman.Shalom!!!

Posted by Michael Olajide on June 21, 2021
Action Mummy of the Religious Studies Department, OOU
You used to call us 10 & 11 like other staff and faculty in the Department until recently that you started calling us "Ẹbi mi". We never knew you would leave us so soon. You were full of actions, dramatisation and agility. You were full of life, transparency and truthfulness. Your death was a rude shock. You will be greatly missed. May the Holy Spirit comfort your family and OOU. Good night ma!
Michael & Grace Olajide
Posted by Oseyemi Olubomehin on June 20, 2021
So very sad and shocking to learn about your demise, Aunty Tosin as I call you and you will fondly called me "our first lady". You were this very strong, energetic, goal getter kind of a person. Nothing seems to be too difficult for you to do. Over the years, whenever I passed by you going from one point to the other, I marvelled at your boundless energy and grace in getting things done.
You have certainly completed your race, though we weren't expecting your exit at this time. By your exit, I am once again reminded that it is not how long, but how well. You have faithfully done your bit and your rewards await you.
Sleep on, dearest sister till we meet to part no more.
Posted by Kehinde Obasola on June 20, 2021
Dear Tosin, you did not tell me you were leaving so soon. Saw you on Thursday when you were discharged from the hospital beaming with smile as you would normally do. I did not know that would be the last time I would ever set my eyes on you on this side of the divide. You have gone with all the hopes and aspirations of becoming a Professor and how we are going to build a formidable team in the Department. But Tosin why did you succumb so easily to death. You have gone with that ambience, with your gallant strides and smiles. You were an epitome of simplicity and sagacity.
Death could no longer hold you captive. You wrote your name on the sand of time. You played your part and you played it well.

My dear Tosin, the who Department mourns your exit. The Faculty mourns your departure. The University is disconfited. National Association for the Study of Religions mourn your exit. You were a bridge builder, hard working and diligent.
May your soul continue to rest in the bossom of your maker to we meet to part no more.

Adieu Tosin

Prof. Kehinde Emmanuel Obasola
Posted by Ayoola Babalola on June 20, 2021
As a young academic staff in one of the campuses, I couldn't believe your level of humility anytime I interacted with you. You were pleasant, friendly and easy going. Your departure is a shock I am yet to get over with despite not having a personal relationship with you- a weight only time will heal. I can only pray that God will ease the burden of your loved ones, comfort your surviving relatives and the greater community of friends and colleagues of the OOU community.
Posted by Dr Philip Oyedapo on June 20, 2021
It was a rude shock to hear that our loving HoD,Dr Mrs Oluwatosin Akintan has gone to rest. Life is indeed brief and full of inexplicable mysteries, otherwise, you shouldn't have gone now during your active service to humanity. We commiserate with all the families( academic and non-academic),and pray God to comfort us all as we take solace in the the Lord Jesus Christ.
Condolences from
Christian Theological Seminary,Ibada(CTS)

Posted by Joseph Owolabi on June 20, 2021
opening my whatsapp yesterday I couldn't believe what my eyes saw. So I off the phone, I later called my father Prof. Kenny Obasola who confirmed that you have gone beyond. Mummy Akintan, thousand words cannot express how to describe your love for humanities. Valiant heart, fighting the cause of the less privilege even when people offend you; you will never stop to show them love. Mummy Tomisin, I can never forget when you called me to meet you at ago market -thinking I'm just to accompany you but I was surprised when you buy same produce for me as if you gave birth to me. we went to your house and you still cook for me . What a great humility and love you showed. She will often say "Owolabi hope you are praying for me". May the Lord bless your children.
This is your bus stop on earth, the joy continue in heaven, till we meet at Jesus' feet. Adieu
Posted by Veronica Ajibulu on June 20, 2021
My condolences to the families, friends, Colleagues, students and all she left
to mourn her. Indeed, it is not how long, but how well. May God grant you eternal rest in His kingdom, in Jesus name, aamen.
Posted by Abiodun EDUN on June 20, 2021
*Your sudden demise was a great shock to all of us. However, God understands better what human imagination cannot fathom. May Almighty God grant the immediate family, OOU Staff, Students and other friends fortitude and wisdom to bear this challenging moment . ADIEU! ADIEU!! ADIEU!!!*
  *Revd . J. A . Edun.*
Posted by Dr. Abiodun Ajayi on June 20, 2021
Dr. (Mrs) Oluwatosin Adeoti Akintan, the news of your death came to us as a rude shock. You are a dynamic, strong and hard-working woman. Your contributions to the Faculty of Arts and the University community were many and varied. Losing such a respected, trusted and dedicated lecturer is a bitter pill to swallow. Certainly, the precious memories of you will remain in our hearts. As we go through this season of mourning, father in heaven we rest knowing that your faithful servant is rejoicing in your kingdom. May your gentle soul rest in perfect peace amen.

Dr. Ajayi, Abiodun Toluwalase
Posted by Hakeem Kazeem on June 20, 2021
When words fail us, we resort to weeping; but when both words and weeping fail us, we grapple with those deep seated painful feelings. This is what describes the moment of loss that we feel as a result of losing a gem as you, Tosin. But, we are consoled by the assurance that GOD has reserved a place for you in HIS bossom. Fare there well, sister.
Posted by Gbadamosi Kolawole on June 20, 2021
   "The songs has ended but the melody
    lingers " Irving Berlin, (1928).
Dr. Oluwatosin Adeoti Akintan lives on....

To die is to transit and live in the heart heart of those that love us Dr. Tosin shall be remembered for her meekness , energy, generosity to a fault and genuinely true to friendship and worthy course . She's indeed a rare breed in a woman . Oh God of Mercy grant her eternal rest and absolved her missdeeds in absolute terms . Grant her immediate family and friends cum the University she left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss . We are console by good life of unprecedented innocence of a neophyte all through she lived . Friend and compriort to all , sleep on in the blossom of the Lord you served with diligence and candor . May your gentle soul true to the word gentle get rest where it deserves in the midst of God's betrothed people  amen

Prof and Barr. K. T Gbadamosi
FUTA AKURE
Posted by Ojaoba Joseph on June 20, 2021
Man that is born of a woman is of a few days and full of sorrow, this was the word of Job. (Job 14:1).
Dr Akintan, it is very difficult to believe that you are no longer with us again, it's difficult to believe that you have gone to be with the Lord. Who are we to question the authority of he Lord who sent you into the world to touch the heart and lives of some people. You did your best as a teacher and mentor, you played a great role in the life of many of us who were your student then, you are indeed a woman of many parts, may your soul rest in peace, may the Lord comfort your husband and the children you left behind, you will forever be remembered, till we meet to part no more.
Sun re! Sun re!! Sun re!!!
Posted by Olufunmilola Oladipo on June 19, 2021

Dr Akintan, I find it very difficult to believe that you have gone, it still appears like like a dream.

You were very energetic, dedicated and faithful.

Rest on sister Tosin.

1 Thessalonians 4:14 for we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him.
Posted by Ebunoluwa Oduwole on June 19, 2021
Fagbohunka Bamidele SANYA writes:

Day by day, it is becoming so real that this thing called life is vanity in its entirety. Why are we here? Why do we strive to become anything?
#Ecclesiastes 2:15-18 KJV
Then said I in my heart, As it happeneth to the fool, so it happeneth even to me; and why was I then more wise? Then I said in my heart, that this also is vanity. [16] For there is no remembrance of the wise more than of the fool for ever; seeing that which now is in the days to come shall all be forgotten. And how dieth the wise man ? as the fool. [17] Therefore I hated life; because the work that is wrought under the sun is grievous unto me: for all is vanity and vexation of spirit. [18] Yea, I hated all my labour which I had taken under the sun: because I should leave it unto the man that shall be after me.
Good night Dr Tosin Akintan.
Posted by Adesola Akin-Alade on June 19, 2021
The news of your death came as a shock. We spoke last week and I never knew it will be the last time I will hear your voice .l pray Tunji and the children will be comforted by the life you lived . Sleep on dear sister
Posted by Oluwayomi Oladunjoye on June 19, 2021
A woman of substance; strong, resilient and didactic. Mrs Oluwatosin Akintan is a truncated story of grace and praise! The memory of her life and time will remain evergreen! My heart goes to her family.
Posted by MOSES AYANDO on June 19, 2021
Your death came as a great blow and a ride shock. But we know that our God understand better and He is unquestionable. We lost a rare Gem indeed. You are a very strong woman, full of life and commitment. You always try to relate freely with all irrespective of their department. You don't handle responsibility with levity. Thank God for a life well spent. You came, you saw, you fought and you have won. Keep resting till resurrection morning. Adieu Mama Akintan as we fondly call you.
Posted by Adejumoke Emmanuel on June 19, 2021
Antie Tosin  .. . .. .. your exist is so shocking hmm.......

Sister may your gentle soul rest in perfect peace.

Omo Chief Sijuade sun re.
Posted by Emmanuel Jolaolu Adegbenr... on June 19, 2021
TEARFULLY, TO DR. TOSIN AKINTAN

The sudden news of your transition has left us with so much grief. Hitherto, it is hard to believe. We are awed and confused at the same time. Our eyes are dripping of hot tears and our hearts heavy with sorrow. We are speechless and left with unanswered questions too numerous. What happened? How did it happen? Did we receive any signals? Why would you choose to leave us helpless at this time???? But we knew you to be strong. Yes, very strong. Your masculine posture and steps reminded of your strength and determination to live, even against all odds. How could it be your desire to quit now? You weren't a coward, we know. You who had fought countless battles before with scepters of victory brought. And now calmly you surrendered. Your gentle surrenderdness was but a courageous bow to the beautiful beckons of your Maker, Who has a better place reserved for you in His glory. That is why, as people taught by faith, we become comforted..., albeit we can't forget you in a hurry. We shall continue to cherish and remember in figment, your love, smiles, humility, friendliness, accessibility and intellectual ability. Adieu, dear sister. See you bye and bye.

-DR. EMMANUEL JOLAOLU ADEGBENRO
DEPT OF ENGLISH, OOU, AGO-IWOYE.


Posted by Fatimat Motunrayo Balogun on June 19, 2021
DR ( MRS) AKINTAN OLUWATOSIN ADEOTI.

AUNTY TOSIN AS USUALLY CALLED.

JUST CALLED NOW AND HEARD ABOUT YOUR DEATH, NOTHING WE CAN DO BECAUSE HE IS UNQUESTIONABLE GOD, ALL I CAN SAY IS GOD OF MERCY WILL MAKE YOUR SOUL REST IN PEACE. GOD IN HIS MERCY WILL GIVE EACH AND EVERYONE OF US FORTITUDE TO BEAR THE PAINS. ADIEU
Posted by Leke Ashogbon on June 19, 2021
I really don't know where to start Tosin but one thing I know, you were a fighter and a woman of great courage.
You stood by me in journey in OSU and you continually encouraged me.
You were my sister, mother and friend.
Your memories of Tacsfon days, TAC Ijebu Igbo church days and many others are too much to recount. Continue to rest in God my dear sister. God will keep all those that you have left behind.
Posted by Doris Afejuku on June 19, 2021
Your death is a shock to me. I remember your smiling face and how humble and kind you were to me whenever l spoke with you at OOU. You were one of those who made my stay there joyful. May God protect the family you have left behind. Rest in peace dear Tosin.
Posted by Samson Ijaola on June 19, 2021
Quite Sad that you have to leave now when the ovation is just gathering momentum Dr. Mrs. Adeoti Akintan!
You were special and wonderful in many ways with our varying experiences with you, our teacher.
Undoubtedly, you were known to always stand for uprightness and justice, and so daring you were but always with sincere motives.
It is just painful that you have to leave now.
Always hard to bear this magnitude of loss for a husband who loved you like life, children who always look forward to your caring love and motherliness, friends who cherish you, colleagues who were endeared to you, students who found role model and mentor in you and others who loved you so passionately for various acts of kindness.

May the LORD comfort each of us in Jesus name.

Adieu!
Posted by Huud Shittu on June 19, 2021
TRIBUTE EPITHET FOR DR. MRS OLUWATOSIN AKINTAN, A WOMAN IN MILLIONS
It is with sorry and grief the news came to me through Oluwatosinloba's husband, Mr Akintan into JUSREL e.mailbox. When I read through, I asked myself, what a missing academic icon! A missing ambassador of OOU, especially department of religious studies, is it true OOU community, Ogun State ASUU lost Dr. Mrs O. Akintan? Which of the two is correct? Missing or lost? No! No one is correct for enviable ambassador of Akintan family but what appropriate word to describe a woman that those in her contact could not grasp much from her wealth of experiences, who was described by her Dean as a versatile, reliable, active, dedicative, truthful, treasure of ethics and custodian of cultural and religious moralities.
Oluwatosin was found through our search for assessors of papers and she demonstrated her academic talent and mentoring style of younger colleagues. This is recent, barely a month ago, how somebody now telling us, Dr. Oluwatosin has transcended. Colleagues we have no options but to accept the truth that Dr. Oluwatosinloba did play her role in academic, Church, her immediate and extended families, University community and her hand has indeed touched beyond OOU, her impart in knowledge cannot be undermine at all.
Missing Dr. Mrs Oluwatosin Akintan results in the final departure of this sinful world. We accept the judgment of our Creator, He loves her more than we do. From God we all came, no doubt, to Him is our return at a destined time, date, hour and second.
May the good LORD takeover the nurturing of Akintan and Oluwatosin families, give them all fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. It is incomprehensible for human intellect why her life has come to an end now when the society needs her most. Dr. Mrs Oluwatosin Akintan rest in your Lord forever.
Profusely, I will continue to appreciate the faithful heart of her husband, Mr. Akintan. May our Lord console him and members of the family. Incomplete is this EPITHET when I fail to sympathize with the Dean, Prof Olubomehin. May the Lord take away such calamities from him. I remain grateful to him for paving ways for us to reach the family in good time. Remain blessed.
Dr. Huud Shittu, Department of Religion and Philosophy, University of Jos.
Posted by Sola Adeniran on June 19, 2021
The passing away of Dr Mrs Tosin Akintan has become one of those things that is both difficult to understand or explain. All we could do now is to take solace in the fact that she came saw and contributed her quota to the betterment of humanity. She was passionate in whatever she believes in. We shall always remember and hold on to that legacy. Rest on in the blossom of your Lord.
Posted by Adeniran Kabir Daniel on June 19, 2021
Aunty Tosin was my teacher from the undergraduate days. She suggested to me the title of my first degree long-essay and also took me to her personal library for relevant materials for my research. She taught me the act of academic research. She convinced me to do more and never to quit when the journey was rough and tough. She was my heroine, my academic-mother and a lifetime teacher. ADIEU, DR (MRS) TOSIN ADEOTI AKINTAN.
Posted by Ebunoluwa Oduwole on June 19, 2021
This was a great shock when i heard about Dr Mrs Akitans death. We lost a rare gem, pillar of support to OOUWA. May the Lord Almighty console the immediate family, the University community and Oouwa association. May her soul rest in peace. Mrs Olusola Adesanya
Posted by Olalekan Peters Awoyemi on June 19, 2021
This is a great blow, done on all and sundry who had at one time or another crossed the path of Aunty Tosin.
She can go to any length to fight a cause and ensure fairness and justice.
You have made your mark on the sand of times.
Personally, I will never forget you in the history of my life.
May God uphold the family you left behind.
Rest on till we meet on the resurrection morning. Good night.
Posted by Bashir Olanrewaju on June 19, 2021
Our Lord the Almighty and Omniscient; You give and take life according to thy will. Dr. Mrs Oluwatosin Akintan left us when she reached the peak of her academic career about to enjoy the fruits of her labour. You indeed know best. From God we came and unto your Majesty is our return. Dr. Mrs Akintan's sudden departure really saddens our hearts. May God have mercy on her, accept her return and console her family. (Dr. Imam Bashir Ayodeji Olanrewaju, Oyo State Missioner of Ansaruddeen Society. PhD OOU Ago-Iwoye).
Posted by olatundun oderinde on June 19, 2021
Dr. Mrs Tosin Akintan, Sister mi. What can I say. You left unannounced. You left too soon. I will cherish the memories of the times we spent together, your generosity and love, your care and readiness to assist people, your aspirations and desires. You'll live on in my heart till Christ calls me home. Adieu Aunty Tosin.
Posted by Kehinde Sogbesan on June 19, 2021
I heard the shocking news from Dr(Mrs) Olabusari yesterday about your demise. Tosin I knew you in Afribank Ijebu-Igbo as one of our customers but I personally had a relationship with you when you took me and my children in to live with you in 1993. When I did not know where and who to turn to, When I was deserted by everyone I knew, including my husband. But God sent you as an angel to comfort me and my kids.
You’re a woman of large heart, you showed me compassion as a single mother of four children. My burdens and problems becomes yours. I can never ever forget what you did. Living with you made me to know your own struggles in terms of education, settlement, marriage, giving birth etc. Your life was full of struggles but you overcame all your challenges because God was with you. Everything came to an end on Thursday June 18th, 2021 at exactly 4am. We love you but God loves you more. May Your beautiful and selfless Soul Rest In Peace. Amen
Posted by Timothy Omole on June 19, 2021
I am in a deep shock to hear about the loss of my favorite lecturer, Dr. Oluwatosin Akitan. I will forever remember how simple, respectful and nice she was. She was kind and always ready to help her students. She will be remembered for her immense contribution to Education in Nigeria and the world at large. My thoughts are with the entire staff and students of the Religious department. May the the Lord fill the vacuum created by her departure in all ramifications and comfort the family she left behind.

May her Soul rest in Peace.
Posted by Adebayo Babatunde on June 19, 2021
My condolence goes to the family of our Late Erudite Scholar, friends, Academic Colleagues, the University community, the Vice Chancellor of Olabisi Obasanjo University, entire people of Ago-Iwoye, entire members of Faculty of Art, Undergraduate students and Postgraduate Colleagues of Religious Department for the departure to the world beyond of a great leader, mentor, disciplinarian Scholar. I pray that God rest her soul in peace.
Posted by Opafola, Sulaiman Olayink... on June 19, 2021
It is so sad that we will miss you.You have played your part. May God bless your soul. Amen. May your soul continue to rest in perfect peace. Amen. May Almighty God continue to be with your husband, children, other relations and members of the Olabisi Onabanjo University Community.Amen.


Posted by Damola Adeyefa on June 19, 2021
Drawing from the Words of the Preacher:

One generation passeth away, and another generation cometh: but the earth abideth for ever. The sun also ariseth, and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he arose. The wind goeth toward the south, and turneth about unto the north; it whirleth about continually, and the wind returneth again according to his circuits. All the rivers run into the sea; yet the sea is not full; unto the place from whence the rivers come, thither they return again (Ecclesiastes 1:4-7)

The metaphor of the rising and falling of the sun depicts the ephemerality of human existence on this planet. The orbital diving of the wind replicates the circuit of being in the terrestrial sphere. As the earth abides forever, so also human deeds whether good or bad live after them. It is inferred from the above that human beings return to their abode as rivers run into the sea; good deeds benefit humanity, while bad deeds ignite a psychological trauma.
Thus, life’s ephemeral consciousness is a big lesson calling on beings to imminently contribute their good quota to the sustenance of peaceful (co)existence (in the humanities). And, by extension, to be alert for an unsolicited visit of the ONE behind the breath.
Dr Mrs Tosin Akintan, Acting Head of Departmnt of Religious Studies, OOU, has left remarkable memoirs in Faculty of Arts particularly and the great Olabisi Onabanjo University as a community generally: All are recalling her deeds. Among others virtues attributed to Dr Mrs Akintan is her energetic and dedication to the smoothness of the Faculty and wellness of the University. Indeed, I recalled a scene of huge traffic right at the Main Gate (OOU) during the last University Examination. The traffic was so heavy that everyone was struggling to make their way to avoid being late for the examinations. she descended into the scene with acrobatic traffic warding strategies and became the messiah of a fast-vehicle-through-passage. Both the lecturers, students and others were saved from the awful traffic challenge not only on that day but also the subsequent ones, as a result of her interventions. There are lessons to be learnt, spoken and written from Dr Mrs Tosin Akintan’s agility and dedications to our great Faculty of Arts and the University Community.
May the Almighty God give the entire family, the Faculty and the entire University community the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss in the name of Jesus. Amen.

Que la terre lui soit légère !
Posted by Ebunoluwa Oduwole on June 19, 2021
What a sad and black night.
OluwaTosinLoba,
You lived a very humble and cheerful life.
You show others the way of God
You gave life to people
You made everyone around know that tomorrow is only for God
So whatever you can do today don't postpone.
You will always be remembered for your motherly care
Sleep on in the Lord
Adieu! Adieu!! Adieu!!!
Olusola Odusina
Posted by Moses Efuntoye on June 19, 2021
This woman is a substance. A substance, not a shadow. She is an evidence. An evidence of a godly woman. She evinced good morals of what womanhood should be. She showed a model of what motherhood exemplify. I know her on campus, at ASUU meetings, Senate meetings and other fora that bring us together and the aforementioned are my summary of late Dr.(Mrs) Tosin Akintan. You'll be sorely missed but God is receiving you happily home, which is better. Rest, you deserve it. Orun má kánjú gbogbo wa lanbo.
Posted by Otun Michael on June 19, 2021
When green grass turns brown, a season ends. It was so disheartening to hear that the Department of Religious Studies, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye,Ogun State, Nigeria has lost an Amazon, a courageous and disciplined woman. Aloha mama Akintan! Casting a retrospective view on your life and responses to my needs as one of your postgraduate students, l discovered that your fervour and love for me are unquantifiably great. Life is the greatest gift that God has given us. Death is only a bridge towards eternal life with God. My deepest condolence goes to the academic community of OOU, the immediate family and loved ones for the loss of our dearest scholar.To say goodbye to Dr (Mrs) Akintan is never easy. Pictures never carry her warmth. Memories always pierce the heart and no words can say it all! You were so special, and we will forever miss your contributions to our lives. Rest on in the bossom of your Creator dear Dr (Mrs) A.O. Akintan.
Posted by Ebunoluwa Oduwole on June 19, 2021
OMG! Tosin Tosin Tosin, with hot tears in my eyes, I pray may your beautiful soul rest in perfect peace and the good Lord console, comfort, strengthen and take care of your husband, children and the entire family you left behind. Mummy Osilesi
Posted by Onojobi Temidayo on June 19, 2021
So sudden, so pathetic! When we were young, we would feign death. We did not know that it is real and inevitable. As we mature and begin to lose people close to us, we realise that it is only in Eternity we shall meet again. It is with this understanding that I painfully bid you adieu. Rest in peace ma.
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Posted by Doris Afejuku on June 19, 2022
I remember you at the ASUU meetings and how you were active in distributing important documents at the meetings. You were always smiling and cheerful. I pray that God will care for the loved ones you left behind. Continue to rest in peace dear colleague. Prof. Doris. Helen Afejuku.
Posted by Moses Efuntoye on June 18, 2022
Keep resting in the Lord until the resurrection morning. You fought gallantly and you won triumphantly. May your family continue to enjoy God's comfort.
Posted by Stephen Olusola Awotunde on June 18, 2022
"The memory of the upright is a blessing, but the name of the evil-doer will be turned to dust"(Pro.10:7). "They will never be in need of food or drink: and they will never again be troubled by the burning heat of the sun: For the Lamb who is on the high seat will be their keeper and their guide to fountains of living water: and God will make glad their eyes for ever"(Rev.7:16-17). Adeiu my erudite scholar & precious mother. We all missed you. Till we meet to part no more. Adieu. Shalom!!!
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You were more than a supervisor to me

Shared by Florence Ariyo on September 22, 2022
She was my project supervisor. She treated me like her own daughter. She had interest in my project topic and made sure she followed me up till the last full stop. She would sit me down in her office, turn on the AC and tell me to think and write more. The last days i spent with her were memorable and i am glad i was able to share them with her. Is it the pounded yam she fed me with or the numerous snacks. She would even share her breakfast with me I miss her sincerely and it pains me i wasn't able to appreciate her well before death took her away. Rest on Dr Mrs Akintan. You are forever loved.

You're indeed a Mentor

Shared by Dr Mrs Ade-Ali Funmilayo ... on June 19, 2021
I remembered as a parent in OOUSS, your term as the Vice Chairman was completed and you told me Funmi "I was going to appoint you as the next Vice Chairman of PTA Executive". Alas, because of your good heart and deed among the teachers and parents you were able to pull through. Your indelible legacy will forever be seen at the Mini Campus site of OOU Staff School. You singlehandedly built the play pen. You were such a noble woman with heart of gold. So humble that you were able to bond with the young and the old. Your memory will forever be cherished. Your spirit of giving was highly commendable ma.
Aunty Tosin, a fe ko lo, it pains us that you were receiving tributes while dead. May the perpetual light of God guide you on your mortal journey. Rest on ma. May God Almighty repay your children with loving kindness. Adieu

Aunty Tosin... Always Gentle and Calm

Shared by Olugbenga Sogbesan on June 19, 2021
Whao, such a shocking news. I received the news of your demise with shock. We still spoke on the 6th of March 2021. With your gentle voice and calm spirit you prayed for me.

In all thing the Bible admonishes us to be Thankful. We thank God for your life and we are grateful to God. You have been a huge blessing to our Family and you impacted our lives positively with your words, gentleness, kindness and Love. We pray that your Soul rest in the bossom of our Lord Jesus Christ. Till we meet again to path no more...