Alvan Azinna Ikoku (Dem bon am for August 1, 1900 an e dai for November 18, 1971) na Naija pesin wey bi politishan, pesin wey dey fight for pipul an pesin wey dey sopot edukeshon mata.
Tori of e laif[chenj-am | chenj-am for orijin]
Dem bon Alvan Azinna Ikoku for August 1, 1900, for Amanagwu Arochukwu, wey bi Abia Stet now.Fom 1911 to 1914, e go Arochukwu Government Primary School an fom 1915 to 1920,e go Hope Waddell College Calabar wia e bi len onda James Emmanuel Aggrey and na skul mates with Akanu Ibiam an Eyo Eyo Esua. For 1920, e get e fest tishin job wit The Presbyterian Church of Nigeria an Church of Scotland for Itigidi an two years leta, e bikom sinio tisha for St. Paul's Teachers' Trainin College, Awka, Anambra Stet wen e dey tish for Awka. Ikoku get digri in Filosofi for University of London for 1928, by di University External Programme. For 1932, Ikoku stat Co-Educational Secondary School for West Africa: t The Aggrey Memorial Secondary School wey dey Arochukwu and nem am afta di pesin wey e dey luk up to James E.K. Aggrey, wey bi impotant Ghana edukashon-pesin. For 1946, afta meni chenj for Konstitushion wey mek more Naijá to join di pat of govament wen fit mek law (legislative chamber), dey pik Alvan to join Eastern Nigeria House of Assembly an giv am Ministry of Education mek e kontro. For 1947, Alvan join pat of di Legislative Council for Lagos as one of three representatives for Eastern Region.
Ikoku mek di Govament to luk Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) side an na im mek Legislative Council gree di 44 NUT Proposals to chenj meni law abajt edukashon. E see meni shaleji for 1950s, wen di kolonial Govament no gree to kolet im NUT advais sey mek skull dey put on Unifom in Naijá. Afta wey Naijá get Indepedet, dey kom let mek skul.
For 1962, E kol for Education Bill of Rights sey mek Pipul no dey kolet moni for pamari skul Edukashon wey bi six year in Naijá. Fedira Militiri Govament kom gree in 1976. Todey, Pikin wey dey pamari skul Govament skul no dey pay skul fees. Dr Ikoku na big pesin wey Naijá Akademi an Edukeshon Pipul no fit forget bikos of e wok as e tey hep Edukeshon in Naijá.
Wen Ikoku no du Govament politis again, e wok join meni organasashion wey dey plan Edukeshon mata for Naijá. . E bi memba of Ghe West African Educational Council (WAEC) an The Council of the University of Ibadan. E stil bi Chairman, Board of Governors of the Aviation Training Centre.
Honours wey dem give Alvan[chenj-am | chenj-am for orijin]
Dem give Alvan honorary Doctorate in Law (1965) for special convocation for University of Ibadan, dem wan college after am, Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education, dem name one major road, Alvan Ikoku Way, for Maitama, Abuja (Capital of Nigeria) and them put im name for Nigeria Ten Naira note. E die for November 18, 1971.