FANI-KAYODE, Adewunmi Abdulateef David Oluwafemi

Born 16 October 1960




Adewunmi Abdulateef David


He is a lawyer, a Nigerian politician, an evangelical Christian, an essayist, a poet. He was a member of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party
Gender: Male
Name of Spouse Yemisi Olasunbo Adeniji (m. 1991–1995), , Saratu Atta (m. 1987–1990), , Precious Chikwendu
State of Origin: Osun
Father's Name Remi Fani-Kayode,
Mother's Name Adia Adunni Fani-Kayode
Number of Male Children 1
Number of Female Children 5

Oluwaremilekun Fani-Kayode
Oluwatobiloba Fani-Kayode
Joshua Olufemi Emmanuel Lotanna Aragorn Fani-Kayode
Oluwatemitope Fani-Kayode
Oluwatuminu Fani-Kayode
Oluwafolake Fani-Kayode

Profession Legal practitioner , Politician
Working Experience Chief Rotimi William's Chambers; snr. Partner, Fani-Kayodeand Sowemimo Chambers; set up September Club, 1988; Chief Press Secretary to Chief Tom Ikimi, First National ch. NRC, 1990
Previous Appointments:

Special Adviser to Alh. Umaru Shinkafi, former head, National Security Organisation, 1991; joined NADECO, 1995; helped establish Progressive Action Movement; appointed asst. on Public Affairs to presd. Olusegun Obasanjo, 2003-06; min. of Tourism and Culture, since June 2006; mm. Sub-Committee on Publicity, Legacy House, Obasanjo/Atiku Campaign Organisation Headquarters, 2003; the Director of Media And Publicity at Jonathan/Sambo Presidential Campaign Organisation

Holmewood House Preparatory School, Brighton College Tumbridge Well, England, 1966; Harrow School, Middlesex, UK; Kelly College, Devon, U.K; University of London, Cambridge University; Nigerian Law School, 1985; Christian Action Faith Bible Seminary and Church, Ghana;

National Republican Convention; National Youth Leader, 1989; Peoples Democratic Party

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