That he lived all his life as a teacher is significant. In my interactions with Akogun, he introduced me to Mao Tse Tongism and years back, he predicted China based on his feelings at the time, will be one of the greatest nations economically, having addressed and resolved ideologically to be great. Akogun played a significant role in my life as a student at the Ife University. Today, my family and his enjoy a warm relationship.
Akogun Olusegun Okeowo made a foray into politics in the year 2003. His former disciple as a Student Union’ President in 1978, Otunba Gbenga Daniel was seeking election into the office of the Ogun State Governor and had enlisted his support and services as the Director of Research and Publicity of the OGD Campaign Organization.