Former law student nominated for prestigious British Council Alumni Award


Timipre Wolo

Timipre Wolo – a former law student at the University of Aberdeen – has been shortlisted for the Professional Achievement category of the 2017 British Council Alumni Awards. After graduating from Aberdeen with  an LLM degree in Oil and Gas Law, Timipre has embarked upon a successful legal career as well as co-founding the Greener Nigeria Initiative NGO. She has also been involved at management level in the Legal Department of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF) – an organisation working on the development of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry – where she contributed a great deal to the cause of youth development:

“Education is a vital tool for sustainable development and shows that anything is achievable irrespective of your station at birth.” – Timipre Wolo

The British Council Alumni Awards celebrate the outstanding achievements of alumni and showcase the impact and value of a UK higher education.

Read more about Timipre’s achievements here.

The Taylor Library team would like to wish Timipre the very best of luck at award ceremony and with the future of her career.