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Who is Olawunmi Christy Otedola?

Olawunmi Christy Otedola popularly known as Tolani Otedola was born in 1986 to Olayinka Otedola, Femi Otedola’s first wife. Tolani Otedola is a Nigerian singer, songwriter and recording artist. Tolani picked interest in music at a very tender age. However, she took a career in music and started writing her own songs at a later age. Olawunmi Christy lived all her life abroad before coming back to Nigeria to settle with her family. She holds a degree in psychology from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. So far, Olawunmi Christy (Tolani Otedola) has released five (5) music singles. She has also featured popular Nigerian musicians like Skales and Reekado banks in some of her tracks.

Olawunmi Christy Otedola is the eldest among the billionaire children.


Songs by Tolani Otedola


Maybe Baby


Ba Mi Lo ft Reekado Banks

Tanderoni ft Skales

Nana Otedola: Femi otedola wife

Nana Otedola is the wife of the billionaire oil mogul, Femi Otedola. Nana Otedola was born in London in August 1966. She started her business career in 2005 in the United Kingdom. Nana runs a laundry business in London.  Her own business makes her one of the wealthiest women in Nigeria with a residence in United Kingdom.

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Otedola children

Femi Otedola is a renowned family man. He has a history of being a supportive father. He is married to Nana Otedola and has four children, Tolani, Florence Ifeoluwa, Temi Elizabeth and his only son, Fewa.

All of Otedola’s daughters are in the media/entertainment industry. Tolani is a musician, Florence whose stage name is DJ Cuppy is an international disc jockey (DJ) and music producer while her sister Temi is a renowned style blogger.

Otedola son

Fewa Otedola is Femi Otedola’s only son. He is barely seen on the outside with family. Rumors have it that he is Autistic.

Femi and Fewa otedola

Femi otedola children

Femi Otedola is blessed with four children. One from his first wife, the remaining three from his second.

DJ cuppy age

Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola popularly known as DJ Cuppy was born on November 11, 1992. She is currently 28 years of age.

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Femi otedola biography

Femi Otedola was born on the 4th of November, 1962 to Michael Otedola and lady Doja in Ibadan. His father, Sir Michael Otedola, was a one-time Lagos State Governor who served from 1992 to 1993.  Femi Otedola had his first degree at Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife. over the years, he has grown to become a renowned Nigerian businessman, philanthropist, and former chairman of Forte Oil PLC, an importer of fuel products.

Otedola is the founder of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd, and the owner of a number of other businesses across shipping, real estate and finance. He has recently invested in power generation as part of the liberalization of the sector in Nigeria.

Femi started out his career right from his home in the 1980’s. He worked as a marketing personnel for his family’s printing business for a while before venturing into oil and gas. He felt that the oil and gas business was a viable business opportunity which led him to establish Zenon Petroleum Oil and Gas Limited in 2003. 

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Femi Otedola was later appointed the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of African Petroleum Limited because of Zenon’s shares in African Petroleum. African Petroleum Limited was later changed to Forte Oil Plc with lots of improvement in management and technology put in place which was pioneered by Femi Otedola. Forte Oil gained access to the global market after selling 17% of its equity to Swiss Commodity Trader Mercuria Energy Group.

Femi is also the president of SeaForce Shipping Company Limited. Otedola advanced consistently in his business career and diversified into the Financial Industry. He is one of the major shareholders in Zenith and United Bank of Africa (UBA).

Otedola daughters

Femi Otedola is blessed with three daughters; Temi Otedola, Florence Otedola and Christy (Tolani) Otedola.

Nana otedola and daughters

Femi Otedola house

Otedola owns houses in various Nigerian cities and abroad. One of his state-of-the-art mansions is located in Ikoyi, Lagos state. It is believed that he also owns several residences in Abuja, Port Harcourt, Enugu, and Kano. The Nigerian businessman has also been reported to be an intercontinental landlord. He owns houses in London, New York, and Dubai.

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