Olajide Sowore Biography
Olajide Felix Sowore is the younger brother to top Nigerian activist and politician Omoyele Sowore. Olajide Sowore was a student of Igbenedion university before his demise in 2021.
Olajide Sowore was born in Nigeria and was also raised in the country. He was raised in a polygamous home with sixteen other siblings.
|Date of Birth||After 16 February 1971|
|Date of Death||4th September 2021|
|Education||Pharmacy at the Igbinedion University, Okada; in Edo state|
Olajide Sowore Education
Olajide Sowore was a student of Pharmacy at the Igbinedion University, Okada; in Edo state Nigeria. His elder brother Omoyele Sowore studied at the University of Lagos in Lagos state.
Olajide Sowore Death
Olajide Sowore was killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen on September 4th 2021. He was shot and killed around Lagos-Benin Expressway at about 6 a.m.
Olajide Sowore Elder Brother – Sowore Omoyele Biography
Sowore was born in the Nigerian state of Ondo, in the south west. On February 16, 1971, he was born. He grew up in a polygamous household with sixteen siblings.
He learned to ride a motorcycle at the age of 12 so that he could fish for the family at the lake before going to school. Nigeria’s military regime had an impact on his love for and desire to work in the media.
From 1989 to 1995, Sowore studied Geography and Planning at the University of Lagos. Due to political concerns and his student involvement, he stayed two years longer at university. Between 1992 to 1994, he served as President of the University of Lagos Student Union Government, when he spoke out against cultism and corruption. He has a master’s degree in public administration from Columbia University.
Sowore announced his desire to run for President of Nigeria in the 2019 general election on February 25, 2018.