Ademola Adeleke Biography

Ademola Adeleke Basic Information

Stage Name: Ademola Adeleke
Real Name: Ademola Nurudeen Jackson Adeleke
Occupation: Politician, Businessman
Date Of Birth/Age: May 13, 1960 (64 Years Old
Place of Birth: Nigeria
Gender: Male
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Married (Ngozi and Titi)
Education: Methodist Primary School, Surulere, Lagos State
Nawarudeen Primary School, Ikire
The Seventh Day Adventist Secondary School, Ede
Jacksonville State University, Alabama
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Net Worth: Billionaire

Ademola Adeleke Biography

Ademola Nurudeen Jackson Adeleke, best known as Ademola Adeleke, is a Nigerian politician and businessman. Since 2022, he has served as the governor of Osun State, Nigeria. From 2017 to 2019, he was the senator that represented the Osun-west senatorial district. He was given his late brother Isiaka Adeleke’s senatorial seat after his death. Isiaka Adeleke was popularly called “Serubawon.” Ademola Adeleke is from the wealthy Adeleke family of Ede in Osun State. Under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, he contested in the 2022 gubernatorial elections and defeated the incumbent governor, Adegboyega Isiaka Oyetola of the APC. Oyetola had previously defeated him in the 2018 Osun State gubernatorial election rerun. He is the tenth governor of Osun State. He has been nicknamed the “Dancing Senator” due to his jolly demeanor. He is also known as Afrobeats star, Davido’s uncle.

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A native of Ede, Osun State, Ademola Adeleke was born on May 13th, 1960. He celebrated his 62nd birthday on May 13, 2022.


Ademola Adeleke is a polygamous man. He is married to two wives named Erelu Ngozi and Yeyeluwa Titilayo Adeleke. The two women were spotted at their husband’s side during his swearing-in ceremony into office as the new Osun State governor. The two women are known to be prominent businesswomen. The first wife, Ngozi is not known to most because she has been living in the United States for many years. She is from the Eastern part of Nigeria. They have been married for three decades. Ngozi Adeleke was reportedly born in 1964, and has four children with Ademola.

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Adeleke’s second wife is Chief (Mrs) Titilola Adeleke. She is Yeye Soludero of Oke Ila-Orangun in Osun State. She has three children with the former senator. They are believed to be a closely-knit family because Adeleke constantly celebrates them on social media.

Net Worth

The exact net worth of Ademola Adeleke is unknown to the public. However, he is considered a billionaire by Nigerians although he has not stated the estimate of his wealth. He is also from the wealthy Adeleke family of Ede, in Osun State. His success as a politician and businessman proves that he is a very wealthy man.

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A blog known as “Yoruba Blog” once shared information about Ademola Adeleke’s parents.

It described his father, Chief Raji Ayoola Adeleke as “a second republic senator and labour activist from Ede who represented Osun Senatorial District 11 which comprises six Local Governments — Ede, Oshogbo, Irepodun, Ifelodun, Odo Otin, Ila Orangun. Born into a lustrous family, his mother, Madam Adeboyin of OniIegogoro’s compound was one of most outstanding Iyalode (Head of market women) Ede ever produced. She was said to be vibrant and effervescent.”

Chief Raji married twice. His second wife, Mrs. Nnena Esther Adeleke, was from Enugu. Their father had five children including the well-known wealthy Adeleke men.


Ademola Adeleke is the father of 7 children. With his first wife Ngozi, he has four children, and three with his second wife, Titi. Ngozi’s children include Folashade Adeleke, artists Shina Rambo and B-Red, and the last child, Adenike Adeleke. Years ago, Ademola Adeleke left Nigeria to continue his studies, joining his two other older brothers in the United States of America.

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Ademola Adeleke owns houses in various parts of Nigeria, including in Lagos and Osun State and in the US. He once made the news after political thugs raided his country home in Osun State.


Ademola Adeleke likes the finer things of life. According to Carmart, he owns some expensive cars, including a Range Rover Sport, Mercedes Benz G-Wagon, Mercedes Benz GLB 250, and more.


The Adelekes are known by Nigerians for their wealth. They were four, three brothers and one sister. They include Adedeji Adeleke (a wealthy businessman best known as Davido’s father), the late senator Isiaka Adeleke (and also a former governor of Osun State), Ademola Adeleke, and their only sister Dupe Adeleke. Dupe is a well-known businesswoman in Ibadan.


You can follow Ademola Adeleke on social media @aadeleke_01 on Instagram, and @AAdeleke_01 on Twitter.

Who is Ademola Adeleke's mother?

Ademola Adeleke’s mother is Mrs Nnena Esther Adeleke from Enugu. She was married to Chief Raji Ayoola Adeleke.

Who is the father of B Red?

The father of B Red is former Osun State senator, Ademola Adeleke (now Governor of Osun State).

Where was Ademola Adeleke born?

Ademola Adeleke is believed to have been born in Enugu state, Nigeria.

How old is Ademola Adeleke?

Ademola Adeleke turned 62 years old on May 13th, 1960.

How many siblings does Ademola Adeleke have?

Ademola Adeleke had three siblings, two brothers, and one sister. One of his brothers is late.

How is Ademola Adeleke related to Davido?

Ademola Adeleke is Davido’s uncle. Davido’s father Deji Adeleke is his older brother.

How is Ademola Adeleke related to Adedeji Adeleke?

Ademola Adeleke is Adedeji Adeleke’s younger brother.

Is Ademola Adeleke Davido's father?

No. Ademola Adeleke is Davido’s uncle.

Is Ademola Adeleke married?

Yes. Ademola Adeleke has two wives, Ngozi and Titi Adeleke.

Who is Ademola Adeleke wife?

Ademola Adeleke has two wives, Ngozi and Titi Adeleke.

What is Ademola Adeleke net worth?

Several media outlets including Carmart and BuzzNigeria estimate Ademola Adeleke’s wealth to be over $500m. This is an unconfirmed estimate.

What party is Ademola Adeleke?

Ademola Adeleke is a member of the People’s Democratic Party.

Where is Ademola Adeleke from?

Ademola Adeleke is from Ede, Osun State.

Who is the richest between Davido and Ademola Adeleke?

It is unknown who is richer between Davido and his uncle Ademola. They have both not listed their wealth.

Who is senator Ademola Adeleke deputy?

Ademola Adeleke’s deputy is Kola Adewusi.

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