Monday, 20 April 2020

Meet the founder of VMA foundation !!!

Chief Victor Mobolaji Adewale was born in Ibadan,Oyo State,Nigeria in the mid 60s but he is from Oke Oro Ekiti, Ekiti State.

He attended ICC primary school Yemetu Ibadan 1973–1979 and Ikolaba High School 1980-1985 both in Ibadan Oyo State Nigeria.

He worked with the Nigeria Air Force Military Airlift Command ( MAC )Ibadan Oyo State between 1988-1991.

He was later transferred to the Nigeria Air Force Air Transport Group (ATG) and Personnel Management Centre (PMC) Ikeja Lagos State between 1991-1997.

He worked briefly as a clearing agent at Apapa Wharf before he moved to Berlin Germany in the late 1997 and finally to Stockholm Sweden in the year 1999.

A successful businessman based in Stockholm,Sweden and he is blessed with happy family.

He set up and owned Vickymore International AB,a company that deals with Swedish Newspapers in conjunction with Sweden Post (S-Post) and Svensks Direkt Reklam (SDR) between 2002-2007.

He studied Tourism and Shipping management at International School of Aviation,Tema Ghana and came out as the most outstanding correspondence and best international student of the year 2017

He is the Founder of Victor Mobolaji Adewale Foundation (VMA Foundation)a non governmental organisation that reaches out to people in the communities.

He is the CEO Havana Relaxation Centre and CEO Havana Motors( A division of VICKYBOLAD GLOBAL RESOURCES LTD)located at Aromolaran Old Ife road Ibadan,Oyo State, Nigeria.

For his passion for the promotion and showcasing of his Culture,he took Oodua Progressive Union (OPU) a Yoruba Social Cultural organisation founded by Iba Gani Abiodun Ige Adams to Scandinavia countries and became the first coordinator of OPU Sweden Chapter between 2014-2015

In the verge of the progress of OPU, the organisation is now in 87 countries across the globe and he rose to  become the Deputy coordinator of OPU Europe between 2015-2017

Akingbayi Victor Mobolaji Adewale as he is fondly called is presently the European Coordinator of Oodua Progressive Union since the year 2017.

He is conferred with the following Chieftancy titles (1)Ajagunla of Scandinavia in Sweden by the Late High Chief Obafemi Oshindele the Otunba of Imota land Ogun state in 2012 (2) The Akinrogun Arigidi Akoko Land,Ondo State in 2015 by HRM Yisa Abu Olanipekun the Zaki of Arigidi Akoko Land Ondo State (3) The 1st ever Akingbayi Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland in 2020 by Iba Gani Abiodun Ige Adams,the 15th Aare Ona Kakanfo Yorubaland.

He has more than 30 awards to his credits including the 2016 Nigeria Rainbow Man of the year and The Akoni Asa of Yorubaland.

He is the patron of Unity brothers,Leo boxing team both in Ibadan Oyo State and also ODUA Women Maritime Association Lagos State.

He is the cultural Ambassador of the Worldwide Yoruba Creative Legends.

As the European Coordinator for Oodua Progressive Union,he is trying his best to foster unity and peace among sons and daughters of Yorubaland both in Diaspora and homeland.



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