Femi Otedola | Biography | Age | Childhood | Parents | Wife | Children | Net Worth

Femi Otedola is a successful Nigerian Businessman, Philanthropist, Chief Executive and President of SeaForce Shipping Company Ltd.

He is the owner of Swift Insurance, CentreForce Ltd and owner of a number of businesses across Shipping, real estate, finance.

Also the founder of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd.

Femi Otedola’s Birth & Age

Otedola was born on 4th November 1962 in Ibadan, Oyo State.

He is 56 years old.


Femi is the second son of four boys. Ayokunle, Rotimi, and Muyiwa Otedola.

Femi Otedola, Mother and Brothers

He attended the University of Lagos Staff School and later proceeded to Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State (1980-1985).

Otedola in green ink

OAU, where he acquired his first degree in 1985.

After Otedola’s first degree, he took charge of his family’s printing press business.

Before he ventured into the Petroleum Industry.

Otedola’s Parents

Femi Otedola was born into the family of Late Sir Michael Otedola and Lady Doja.

Femi Otedola and Mother, Lady Doja

Michael Otedola was born into a Muslim family on 16th July 1926 and later converted into the Christian faith.

He was the Governor of Lagos State between 1992-1993.

And he died on 5th May 2014 at his residence in Epe, Lagos State.

Femi Otedola’s Wife

Femi Otedola is happily married to Nana Otedola.

But Femi Otedola had affairs with Olayinka Odukoya before he met his wife Nana.

Femi Otedola’s wife

But the relationship between him and Olayinka came to an end.

When his mother found out about the pregnancy of Olayinka which gave birth to Otedola’s first child, Christy Tolani, they separated.

Nana Otedola was born on 2nd August 1966 in London.

She is the owner and CEO of Garment Care, a dry-cleaning enterprise.

His Children

Dad and Children (The Otedolas)

The successful entrepreneur and businessman have four children.

Olawunmi Christy Tolani, his first child and the daughter of Olayinka Odukoya.

Florence Ifeoluwa, Elizabeth Temi and a son Fewa Otedola, are Nana Otedola’s children.

Olawunmi Christy is a singer.

Florence, popularly known as DJ Cuppy is into Disc Jockey and a producer.

Temi, a style blogger, and designer.

All his children are doing well in the entertainment industry.

Femi Otedola’s Net Worth

Otedola has cargo vessels and three (3) of his cargo vessels are named after his father, mother, and wife.

MT Michael Otedola, MT Lady Doja, and MT Nana Otedola respectively while the last one is named Zenon Conquest.

Femi Otedola owns a private jet that costs more than sixty million dollars.

And because of the drop in Petroleum business, his net worth is said to be us$275 million.

His net worth for 2020 is still under review.


Otedola loves doing what he does best (Business).

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