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Olawale Rotimi

Co Founder at Cedar Farmers Cooperative


Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi is a young leading developmental writer, journalist and researcher . He is a news article consultant to Making Finance Work for Africa- a multilateral institution hosted at the African Development Bank in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.Currently he serves as the Special Assistant (Media and Communication) to the Chairman of the House Committee on Justice, National Assembly, Abuja, Nigeria. Olawale is the co-founder of Cedar Farmer's Cooperative (supported by international partners) and the global convener of Nigeria Investment Cloud which bridges investment gaps between Nigerians in diaspora and opportunities in Nigeria; he manages investment worth over USD300, 000 providing over 200 direct and indirect jobs to Nigerians annually since 2016.He is a prolific writer in developmental issues and acts as Editor of The AGES Magazine. With outstanding commitment to development in Nigeria and Africa, he consults for individuals, organizations, state governments and lawmakers at National and State Assemblies in Nigeria on media, youth and development, agriculture, economic diversification, education and policy making.Olawale has featured on several media interviews on developmental issues and his journalistic works have been recognized by many international organizations and respected individuals such as: World Institute of Journalism U.S.A (July 1, 2016), Aljazeera among others. He just founded a new student loan company in Nigeria, to flag off by September, 2017.He is an international speaker, addressing thousands of audience across Africa including African Ministers at the African Union.

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