BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Biography
Meet Adekunle Oladimeji Olopade, a multi-talented Nigerian individual born on October 6, 1994. He’s known for his roles as a chartered accountant, entrepreneur, and reality TV star. Among his friends and admirers, he affectionately calls himself the “Elder Statesman.”
Adekunle Olopade shot into the Nigerian entertainment scene when he became one of the selected housemates for the popular reality TV show, Big Brother Naija, in July 2022. As part of the show, he’s competing to become the biggest reality TV star in Africa.
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Profile
Let’s delve into the details of Adekunle Olopade’s profile:
- Full Name: Adekunle Oladimeji Olopade
- Stage Name: Adekunle Olopade
- Born: October 6, 1994 (currently 28 years old)
- Place of Birth: Lagos Island, Lagos, Nigeria
- State Of Origin: Lagos State, Nigeria
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Height: 1.82 m
- Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Olopade
- Siblings: Tunji Olopade
- Marital Status: Not Married
- Partner: Allysyn Osy (fellow housemate)
- Children: N/A
- Occupation: Chartered Accountant • Reality TV Personality
- Net Worth: US$40,000
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Early Life
Adekunle Olopade was born into the loving family of Mr. and Mrs. Olopade on October 6, 1994. His Yoruba heritage reflects in his name, as “Adekunle” translates to “Crown Fills The House” in English. Growing up, he spent his formative years in Lagos City, particularly on Lagos Island, which is his ancestral home.
Coming from a devout Christian household, Adekunle Olopade shares a close bond with his younger brother, Tunji Olopade. During his senior secondary school days, he pursued a commercial education, focusing on business and management-related subjects.
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Education
Adekunle Olopade attended a prominent primary school on Lagos Island for his elementary education. Subsequently, he enrolled in King’s College for his high school education and graduated in 2010 with excellent grades in his WAEC and NECO examinations.
After high school, he secured admission to Redeemers University, where he pursued accountancy and obtained his Bachelor’s degree in 2014.
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Career
During his time at Redeemers University, Adekunle Olopade ventured into entrepreneurship and established a fashion brand named “Adire Nation,” specializing in creating bespoke adire-styled wear for customers.
After completing the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program, he embarked on a successful corporate career and became a Chartered Accountant, working with various reputable companies in Lagos.
Known for his leadership abilities, Adekunle Olopade led teams to achieve remarkable milestones in each company he worked with. His passion for the Big Brother Naija reality show dates back to 2020, and in 2022, his dream came true when he emerged as one of the housemates for the show’s 7th Season, tagged “Level Up Edition.”
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Social Media
- Instagram: @adekunleolopade_
- Twitter: @AdekunleOlopade
- Facebook: Adekunle Olopade
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Personal Life, Relationship, Girlfriend, Children
Besides his impressive career pursuits, Adekunle Olopade is a good-looking young man, standing tall at six-foot with a light-skinned complexion. He has captured the hearts of many female fans during his time on the Big Brother Naija show.
Currently single, he previously had a serious relationship that ended several months ago. He is romantically linked to a fellow housemate, Allysyn Osy. In his spare time, Adekunle Olopade engages in voice-over acting, stage acting, and on-screen acting.
Adekunle Olopade is a devoted Christian and attends a Pentecostal Church on Lagos Island. Additionally, he shares a close friendship with the rapper, Vector.
BBNaija Adekunle Olopade Net Worth
As a skilled Chartered Accountant, Adekunle Olopade has built a substantial net worth for himself. His current estimated net worth stands at US$40,000.