Tag: Folorunsho Alakija

Remi Oyeyemi: Obasanjo And His 25 Billionaires

By Remi Oyeyemi The brief exchange (as reported by the News Agency of Nigeria via PUNCH newspaper on October 30, 2016) between Former President Olusegun Obasanjo – Onyejekwe and Mrs. Folorunso Alakija at the 2016 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum last weekend was very instructive in so many ways. It[Read More…]

Ex-President Obasanjo Says He Made Folorunsha Alakija A Billionaire

Olusegun Obasanjo, former president, says Folorunsho Alakija, one of Africa’s richest women, was among the 25 billionaires created during his democratic tenure at the helm of Nigeria’s affairs. Speaking on Saturday at the 2016 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum in Lagos, Obasanjo said his objective was to create 50 billionaires,[Read More…]

“When I Found Jesus” – Mrs Alakija Who Enjoys Gifted Oil Bloc Allegedly Tells Entreprenuers How She Got Her Break

Folorunsho Alakija is the vice chair of Famfa Oil, a Nigerian oil exploration company that has a 60% participating interest in block OML 127, part of the larger Agbami field, one of Nigeria’s largest deepwater discoveries, about 70 miles offshore. Its partners include Chevron and Petrobras. Her first company was[Read More…]

“I Want More Money; Maryam Babangida Gave Me Oil Block” – READ The Folorunsho Alakija Interview

Nigerian oil mogul, Folorunsho Alakija covers Today’s Woman Magazine July 2016 issue. Mrs Alakija talks about being the richest black woman in the world, Maryam Babangida giving her that oil block, her personal covenant with God and loads more! Keeping her covenant with God she talks about her Rose of Sharon[Read More…]

Oh! Dencia Wants To Be A Billionaire So Freaking Bad, Shares Aspirations

Cameroonian-Nigeria singer and entrepreneur, Dencia hopes to be on the cover of Forbes or Time Magazine someday soon alongside Nigerian billionaire businesswoman, Folorunsho Alakija. She shared her feelings on Instagram two days back when she posted a picture which contained what to be the edited lyrics of Travie McCoy’s ‘I wanna[Read More…]

University Of Nigeria Graduates 44 First Class Students

At least 44 graduating students of the University Of Nigeria, Nsukka will be awarded first class honours certificates at the 43rd Convocation Ceremony of the institution slated for Friday (today) and Saturday (tomorrow). Vice chancellor of the institution, Professor Bartholomew Okolo made this disclosure on Monday while briefing reporters as part of[Read More…]

Chidi Mokeme & Beverly Naya Grace March Edition Of Redsheet Magazine

A mix of old-wine and relatively fresh wine on the cover of this Month’s edition of The Redsheet. Nollywood actor, Chidi Mokeme looks ready to pull the trigger; he is sported in a Navy-Blue jacket as he poses with a gun. Chidi who recently celebrated his birthday discusses his rise[Read More…]

Peter Okoye of Psquare marries long-time girlfriend Lola Omotayo

by Tochi Ebube Peter Okoye of Psquare and his long-time girlfriend and the mother of his two kids Lola Omotayo got married Sunday at the Ark Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos. Guests, fans and journalists without invites were barred from getting into the premises by the security men from K-Square. Guests[Read More…]