In this piece, Netarana chronicles the biography, family, education, career and net worth of Seyi Tinubu.
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Seyi Tinubu is the oldest child of prominent Nigerian politician Bola Tinubu, who presided as Lagos State’s governor from 1999 to 2007.
Despite having developed into an independent, wealthy businessman, Seyi is still frequently referred to as Bola Tinubu’s son because of his reputation and the riches of his father.
He is a highly diligent and hardworking young man with a strong sense of entrepreneurship who has extended his hands into a few successful firms.
Seyi Tinubu was born in Lagos on October 15, 1985. He will be 38 years old as of 2023.
He is the love child of his father’s previous relationship before he got married to his present wife, Oluremi Tinubu.
Seyi’s biological mother whose name is recognized as Bunmi Oshonaike was a notable air hostess in her days.
Bunmi and Bola are said to still maintain a cordial relationship and Seyi recently threw her a grand birthday party as she turned 60 years old.
At the moment, he is Married to Layal Jade Tinubu. Seyi Tinubu and Layal Holm were wedded in Lake Como, Italy.
He has two known children with a wife, a boy and a girl, his daughter’s name is Noella, and she is five years old. His son’s name is Alexander.
Being born into an influential and wealthy family, Seyi Tinubu grew up in a developed part of the world and had a very sound education.
He started his primary education at St. Saviour’s school in Lagos, Nigeria before moving to the UK to complete his basic education at Holmewood House School.
Seyi then moved to Milton Abbey where he completed his senior secondary school examination.
In his secondary days, he took part in a lot of sporting activities as he played rugby, field hockey, and ran track. He notably became the captain for Milton Abbey for a season.
After that, Seyi gained admission to study at Lincoln University. From there, he moved to the University of Maryland, Baltimore County where he finally obtained a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree.
In 2008, he proceeded to the University of Buckingham, England where he studied Law and graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB).
He returned to Nigeria to study at the Nigerian Law School and was called to the bar in 2013.
While in law school, Seyi had three months legal internship at Oando Plc. Following that, he went back to the University of Buckingham in the UK in 2015 and obtained a Master’s Degree in Corporate and Commercial Law.
While in law school, Seyi worked for three months as a legal intern with Oando Plc.
He co-founded an out-of-home advertising company named Loatsad Promomedia, alongside his friend, Adenrele Olusoga.
Loatsad Promomedia has grown into becoming one of the biggest and most sought after advertising agency in Nigeria.
The digital advertising entails the use of geo-targeting technology, to reach the clients’ target audience, by placing clients ads at locations that are most important to the clients’ brand while the outdoor advertising entails advertising for clients via lamp posts, flex banners, bridge panel, activation/events, inflatables, and LED boards.
Seyi has also co-founded and/or supported other initiatives aimed at improving the lives of Nigerians, including; Teld NGO, Youth Musical Fiesta and Bola Tinubu Foundation.
His net worth is not available.