Elder Idowu Amos
Elder Idowu Amos was born to the family of late Mr and Mrs Olatunji Idowu about eight decades ago, at Olomi's Compound Iwo. He started his education career at Methodist Primary school, Asa in Ola-Oluwa local Government, under the tutelage of Rev. Longley and later proceeded to Methodist Primary school Oke Adan,Iwo in 1957 to complete his Primary School Certificate. He attended Baptist Secondary Modern School Ponyan Iwo, to obtain Modern three certificate in 1960 and did his grade three teacher's certificate, at LATTICO 1963.
In his quest for education, he went to Molete Ibadan where he obtained Teacher's grade two certificate in 1970. As a hardworking and self-made man, he struggled to get admission to College of Education after sitting for GCE A level at home, without attending a regular Secondary School to study science subjects, yet he performed well and proceeded to study Sciences. He did not rest on his oars, despite a family man, went on to attend University of Ibadan and bagged his Bachelor of Science degree in Education in 1978.
Daddy Idowu, is a God fearing and hardworking man. He had zero tolerance for cheating and very brilliant. He presented Students for HSC examination on Biology for many years at Baptist High school and recorded tremendous successes of which made him a popular teacher in the entire Iwo land. He served in various capacity, as an ordinary class teacher, HOD, Vice principal, and Principal. He was the president of ANCOPSS Ola Oluwa local Government for many years.
He was the manager for Ayewa Continue Education Center,Iwo. He is also the Proprietor ofA1 group of Schools and, Iwo City Polytechnic, Iwo.
He obtained so many awards among which are
• Renaissance award for Great teacher 2021
• Best teacher award by 1983 set of BHS.
• Special Merit Award by the State Association of proprietor and proprietress. He was ordained as an elder in Christ Apostolic church 1985.