Seyi Tinubu (born October 15, 1985) is a multi-award-winning Nigerian entrepreneur. He is widely known as the son of the prominent politician Asiwaju Bola Ahmad Tinubu.
Tinubu is also a philanthropist with many foundations to his name.
He founded Noella Foundation and is the Chief Executive Officer of Loatsad Promo media. He is also the Chief Executive officer of Patron to the STL Polo Team.
Read along to know more about Seyi Tinubu’s biography, wife, children, and personal life.
|Full Name:||Seyi Tinubu|
|Born:||October 15, 1985 (age 34 years old)|
|Alma mater:||University of Buckingham|
|Parents:||Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Oluremi Tinubu|
|Siblings:||Folashade Tinubu-Ojo, Abibat Tinubu, Jide Tinubu,|
|Profiles:||Instagram • Facebook • Twitter|
|Net Worth:||US$1.5 million|
Seyi Tinubu was born on October 15, 1985, to a prominent family in Nigeria. His father, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, nicknamed Jagaban, is the 12th Governor of Lagos State.
His mother, Oluremi Tinubu, is a Senator of Nigeria. He has three siblings with him as the first child.
Although his parents are from Southwestern Nigeria, he grew up and schooled in the United States.
Seyi had his primary school studies at Holmewood House School. For his secondary school education and A-levels, he enrolled at Milton Abbey.
While in secondary school, he was active in extracurricular activities. He did like rugby, athletics, and field hockey. His talent got him the captain badge of Milton Abbey for the 2004 season.
After graduating from high school, he went to Lincoln University. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, in 2008.
In 2008, he enrolled to study Law at the University of Buckingham and graduated in 2010. He returned to Nigeria to attend Law School.
In 2013, Seyi Tinubu was called to the bar. He holds a Master’s Degree in corporate and commercial law from the University of Buckingham.
While in Law school, he worked as a legal intern with Oando Plc for three months. Seyi and Adenrele Olusoga founded the Loatsad media.
They aim to improve the economy of the country. With the business partner, Seyi licensed and then kicked off.
The company has grown to a multi-million naira company. It uses static billboards to huge LEDs positioned in strategic locations. It has grown to be one of the most sought-after local advertising agencies.
Still, in the same momentum for nation-building, he launched the Noella Foundation. Through the foundation, he hopes to use entrepreneurship, innovation, action plans, and sustainable ideas to improve the economic situation.
The foundation is the umbrella body of the Seyi Tinubu Empowerment Project, abbreviated as STEP. The primary goal of this foundation is nation-building.
In 2005, he co-founded the Teld NGO. Seyi is an executive member of the organization.
Seyi Tinubu is a husband and father. The name of his wife is Layal Holm, a Lebanese Nigerian. His sister, Folashade Tinubu-Ojo is the Iyaloja General of Lagos and Nigeria.
Folashade is married to Hon. Oyetunde Ojo, a member of the House of Representatives. In 2017, he lost his older brother Jide Tinubu to cardiac arrest in London.
- Patron of the Beatz Awards 2021
- Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2017
Seyi Tinubu for Governor
In 2021, Seyi made headlines after several colorful banners with his name and picture claiming that he wanted to contest the Lagos state governorship seat surfaced on the internet.
The report claimed that he had always wanted the governorship seat, but the time to declare was not always right until now. Seyi declared this report as fake.
Seyi Tinubu has an estimated net worth of US$1.5 million as of June 2022. His streams of income include his political, entrepreneurial, and business careers.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of the advertising company Loatsad Promo media Ltd.