Real name Dr Azeez Olajide Adediran
Nickname Jandor
Date of birth 25th of November, 1977
Country of Origin Federal Republic of Nigeria
Source of Wealth Politician, Businessman, Journalist
Net worth $7 million

Suddenly, what has made him the topic of discussion in everyone’s tongue is his aspiration for the next Lagos state governorship election under the umbrella of PDP. While many are curious to know more concerning his capacity to rule the state, many others are also interested in finding out more about other interesting details about him. With that, we have compiled some of the interesting facts about this Lagos state governorship aspirant for you. To find out more, keep scrolling.

Dr Azeez Olajide Adediran Biography

Olajide Adediran aka Jandor goes by the full name of Abudl-Azeez Olajide Adediran. He was born on the 25th of November, 1977 in Mushin Lagos state, and hails from Aworiland, Ojo LGA, Lagos. He is a true son of Aworiland from the Oslu and Elete Kingdoms of Ojo local government area of Lagos born to a Christian mother, Mrs Ruth Oluwafunmilayo and a Muslim father, Alhaji Adediran.

He is the 5th child of his parents out of 7 children. Jandor grew from a humble beginning in Mushin, as he continued to nurse his steadfast aspiration and determination to be in a position to lift people out of poverty.

Currently, he is the Chairman and Group CEO of Core Media Group, a conglomerate consisting of several other companies including CoreTvNews, a 24hr digital terrestrial television station.

Jandor is also the Chairman of Datanet Project Services, an oil installation and procurement services company; Chairman, of The Floral Consult; Owner, Core-Bet, a Casino and Sports Betting firm.

The list of businesses and investments he owns includes;

  • Core Media Group
  • CoreTvNews
  • Datanet Project Services
  • The Floral Consult
  • Core-Bet

Aside from his business ventures, he also has the Jandor Foundation, where he serves as the Chairman/Lead Visioner. It’s a privately run non-governmental organization solely established to empower and liberate the less privileged, especially in Lagos State.

Almost after 2 years of establishment, the Foundation established a presence in all 57 local government areas in Lagos with over 2,000 volunteers who helped to transform over 10,000 lives and commissioned over 1800 projects.

 

Dr Olajide also belongs to several professional bodies such as;

  • Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR)
  • The Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON)
  • The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ)
  • The Broadcasting Organization of Nigeria (BON)
  • Yoruba Tennis Club & Eko Club

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