Pioneers


Solomon Jegede Enaboakpe
Solomon Jegede Enaboakpe was born on 22nd April 1957 at Iviari - Agenebode, Edo State, Nigeria.

He is the CEO, HEPA LTD, founder of ETSAKO LANGUAGE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER, author of over 30 books, a successful business man. Solomon is an importer, author, a student of Philosophy (University of Ibadan), had Diploma in English (Unilag), certificate in Marketing and Advertising. Solomon Enaboakpe is married with children.

His desire to develop and promote Etsako language started in his early days at St. John's College, Fugar (1971- 1975). His first book titled “Whetstone Etsako Dictionary” translating Etsako words to English (not published) was written in 1973 at the age of 16years. He started research to expand and develop the stunt numerals of the Afemai people. He was able to advance Etsako Numerals from its limit of 20 to 1,000,000,000,000,000,000 (Quintillion) in his first book ETSAKO NEW NUMERALS AND WORDS launched at the National Theatre lganmu, Lagos on 1st May 2004.

It is the first indigenous numeral to count up to quintillion. Afemai counting has been advanced to the zenith in a new book “Etsako Numerals and Large Numbers” which reads Thousand to Millinillion (3004 digits)


Mrs. Yvonne Jegede Fawole

She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Solomon Jegede Enaboakpe, the initiator of this programme. Yvonne is a philanthropist, a successful actress, cum producer and has acted over 50 rated Films in Nigeria.

She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in International Relations from the American University, Cyprus after she had her Diploma in Law, from the Lagos State University. She is the MD/CEO of M.M.I. Productions LTD.




Etsako Language Nursery



Etsako Language Primary 1



Etsako Language Primary 2