Abiola Oke

Abiola Oke - Updated Mar 2023

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New York, USA
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New York, USA

Abiola Oke is an American businessman and entrepreneur. Abiola Oke has gained fame as the former Chief Executive Officer of Okayplayer. Likewise, he had to face several sexual harassment allegations as well.

Early Life

Abiola Oke was born in the year 1979. However, we do not have the exact date of birth of the celebrity entrepreneur. We sure do know that he is 42 years old at the moment. The entrepreneur was born in New York, New York City. In addition, he belongs to American nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.


Caption: Abiola when he was a child(Source: Instagram)

Moving on to the family members of the celebrity entrepreneur, he was to reveal any details about his family members. Likewise, we have no information on the names of his parents and siblings. The entrepreneur has kept his life lowkey and does not share any information on the internet.


Talking about the academic qualification of the entrepreneur, he first went on to attend The Bells. Similarly, he later went on to attend Olashore International School. After his high school graduation, he went on to attend THe City College in New York. While in college, he studied BA in finance degree. Later he also attended Howard University for a brief amount of time.

Abiola Oke – Net Worth 2022

Talking about the net worth of the celebrity entrepreneur, he has been able to acquire a good deal of wealth throughout his career. However, he has not revealed his exact net worth and income. However, the businessman has certainly made a decent sum of wealth throughout his career.

Despite his popularity and fame, he has not received any brand endorsement deals as of now. However, it is possible that in near future, he might start to endorse brands. 

Career and Professional Life

Abiola Oke happens to be an American businessman and entrepreneur. He was the company’s media executive, CEO, and Publisher when it was created in 2011. Oke began his career in the financial services industry at Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, and Barclays, where he held numerous senior-level roles. He is also a writer and host, having interviewed celebrities such as filmmaker Ryan Coogler, actor David Oyelowo, and actress Adepero Oduye, to name a few.

He has spoken at the Oxford University Africa Business Conference, Haiti TECH Conference, AfroTech, World Bank IFC Sustainability Exchange, UNICEF’s inaugural Global Innovations for Children and Youth Summit in Helsinki, Finland, and the Africa-America Institute’s State of Education Forum in Abidjan as a keynote speaker.

Further, he has also worked on nonprofit organizations such as MoCADA (Museum of Contemporary Diaspora Arts), FACE Africa, and NABU.org, and is a Monrovia Football Academy ambassador. He also tutors youngsters in The Bronx through the Student Sponsor Partners program. In addition, the entrepreneur also has a YouTube channel with 26 subscribers called Abiola Oke. He’s only posted one video so far, titled “A Keynote Address: Be Unapologetically African!”.

Relationship Status

When it comes to the relationship status of the entrepreneur, Abiola is currently dating someone. He has kept his love life a secret and has not given any clues regarding who he is dating. Similarly, we have no information on his past dating life as well.


Caption: Abiola with his girlfriend(Source: Instagram)


Regarding scandals, Abiola has been accused of sexual harassment by his co-workers. Likewise, he also faced allegations of creating a toxic environment in the company. After the allegations, he stepped down from the role of CEO of Okayafrica and Okayplayer.

Body Measurements

Reflecting upon the body measurements of the celebrity entrepreneur, Abiola stands tall at 5 feet 11 inches and weighs 70 kg. Likewise, the entrepreneur has a pair of black eyes and black hair.


Caption: Abiola posing for a picture(Source: Instagram)

Abiola Oke – Social Media

The entrepreneur has an active social media life. His Twitter account has been temporarily suspended at the moment. In addition, the celebrity entrepreneur has over 11k followers on his Instagram.