He is married to Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko, a princess from a ruling house in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. He was very knowledgable about the topic. Oba Otudeko Shielded after court hearing Counsel to Mr. Otudeko, Mr.  Olabode  Olanipekun, said the witness, had adopted his statement and that they were ready to proceed. Seriake Dickson, Dr. Oba Otudeko, Mr. Bisi Onasanya & Prince Ajibola Afonja 189 Issue 161 D_Issue 130 D.qxd 19-Feb-15 6:39 PM Page 39 Oba Otudeko is a respectable man who is involved in dozens of various businesses and who has received a … One of Nigeria's richest men, Oba Otudeko who is chairman of Honeywell Group on Wednesday, appeared in court shielded by stern looking security men who wrapped themselves around him to prevent journalists from taking his pictures. A mild scuffle was averted after one of the aides lunged at a cameraman in a bid to force the cameraman to stop recording the scene. But the lawyer continued to insist that a witness whose statement was not adopted in court could not be cross-examined. But, he's a really neat guy and he does his best to help you understand. He was easy to understand and his test were always based on his lecture and the text books. not overly difficult. I took his class and to be honest, I found it very informative. References Oba Otudeko Wikipedia (Text) CC BY-SA. Oba Otudeko’s net worth as of November, 2014 according to Forbes is $550 M. Source: Forbes, Wikipedia . Great Professor. I took his class and to be honest, I found it very informative. Mr. Otudeko had been summoned by the Federal High Court In Ikoyi, Lagos to testify in a N5.5 billion debt lawsuit involving Honeywell Flour Mills Plc and its sister companies - Anchorage Leisures Ltd and Siloam Global Ltd. Very hard to understand his lectures. Mr. Adebisi F. Olawuyi, Director 8. Addressing the court on Thursday, Mr. Otudeko denied receiving any court summons. That subpoena was issued by the defendant and it requested the witness to give evidence on behalf of the defendant," Mr. Olanipekun said. Oba Otudeko is rated as 46th richest African in 2014. He was a down to earth person. Following the judge's ruling, Mr. Divine insisted he would not lead Mr. Otudeko to adopt his statement and objected to a move by his lawyer to cross-examine him. See Also: Biography and business life of Abdulsamad Rabiu. But Mr. Divine argued that in normal cases where witnesses are not subpoenaed, the party calling the witness has the unfettered right to question the witness. Subscribe. Very professional. He was very professional. Copyright©2014 Sahara Reporters, Inc. All rights reserved. He knew what he was doing, all the time. He knew what he was doing, all the time. Born August 18, 1943, Dr. Otudeko is an astute and highly successful investor and entrepreneur and renowned for being in the Forbes’ list of Africa’s 50 richest people, ranking number 33 with a networth of $575 million as of November 2013. The question I put to the witness being an introductory question is allowed under the law, where he lives, works, his qualifications" Mr. Divine said. By profession, Oba Otudeko is a Chartered Corporate Secretary, Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Banker. He is also an alumnus of Harvard Business School. Oba Otudeko (CFR) is a Nigerian entrepreneur. He was very attentive. He is married to Mrs. Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko. He is renowned for being in the Forbe’s list of Africa’s 50 richest people, ranking at 33 with a net worth of $575 million as of November 2013. He teaching was his life. Ayoola Oba Otudeko was born on August 18th, 1943 in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria into a royal family. Alh. Elder Sanni Adams, Director 7. recommended. I took his class, not knowing what the course was about, in the begining, but he did everything to make sure that I understood it all. I was nervous about taking this class based on the ratings here, but he was really nice, fun, and not too difficult. Oba Otudeko Shielded after court hearing He was easy to understand and his test were always based on his lecture and the text books. But after leaving the witness box, Mr. Otudeko, could not leave immediately the courtroom as journalists besieged him making efforts to interview him or take photos and videos. "In objecting, I refer Your Lordship to the subpoena issued by this court on the application of the defendant. Subscribe to this blog One of Nigeria's richest men, Oba Otudeko who is chairman of Honeywell Group on Wednesday, appeared in court shielded by stern looking security men who wrapped themselves around him to prevent journalists from taking his pictures. Oba Otudeko studied Accountancy at the Leeds College of Commerce Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom (which is … he obviously has experienced more than the average professor in this field. Using photos, text, and video dynamically, the site informs and prompts concerned African citizens and activists globally to act, denouncing officially-sanctioned corruption, the material impoverishment of its citizenry, defilement of the environment, and the callous disregard of the democratic principles enshrined in the constitution. Knew what he was doing in class. Oba Otudeko came from the royal family. The judge adjourned further hearing of the matter till February 14. The Honeywell boss and his group beat a quick retreat and stood at a safe distance from cameramen. He is married to Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko, a princess from a ruling house in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State. They are blessed with three children; Moyo Otudeko, Folake Otudeko and Obafemi Ademola Otudeko. Professionally, Oba Otudeko is a Chartered Banker, Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Corporate Secretary He is married to Mrs. Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko. Tsk, tsk to you naysayers. Another piece of his fortune is in the oceanfront Radisson Blu in Lagos, Nigeria He is also the founder of Oba Otudeko Foundation. He was and still is a very intelligent and dedicated person. Very hard to understand. Business. He is an Accountancy graduate of Leeds College of Commerce, United Kingdom. 5. "We have gotten what we want and we do not want to lead the witness anymore. Oba Otudeko is 77 years old. Farouk Labaran, Director 6. However, when Mr. Divine asked the witness to introduce himself and state his occupation and qualifications, Mr. Olanipekun objected to "that line of questioning." Tests are a little different from study guide, but not hard. as they frantically tried to move him out of the building. SaharaReporters.com is an outstanding, groundbreaking news website that encourages citizen journalists to report ongoing corruption and government malfeasance in Africa. BRANCHES – STATE/REGIONAL. Born Oba Otudeko 18 August 1943 (age 74) Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria Nationality Nigerian Education Accountancy Alma mater Leeds College of Commerce,Yorkshire, United Kingdom Occupation Chairman of Honeywell Group Years active 1972—present Net worth US$550 million (June 2017) Oba Otudeko, CFR is a Nigerian entrepreneur. A branch of the Association may be formed in any part of the country, provided that not less than five paid up members of the Association belong to it, and that not more than one branch exists in each state of the federation and FCT. First Registrars & Investor Services Limited (Formerly First Registrars Nigeria Limited) was a wholly owned subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria Plc until December 2012 following a resolution passed at the Court-Ordered-Meeting that First Bank should divest its … Frequently forgot to return papers, even after requested. I took his class, not knowing what the course was about, in the begining, but he did everything to make sure that I understood it all. Family He teaching was his life. FORMATION. He is married to Mrs Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko and he is the founder of Oba Otudeko Foundation. Dr. Otudeko was a great teacher. Sahara Reporters Media. Oba Otudeko is a professional Chartered Banker, Chartered Accountant and also a Chartered Corporate Secretary, Otudeko is obviously a man that values education and that took his time in seeking and attaining it. I wish he still a professor Washburn University. At some point during the drama, some of the personal guards who followed him kept asking photojournalists; “Why are you doing this?" References ^ "Top 50 richest in Africa". Born August 18, 1943, Dr. Otudeko is an astute and highly successful investor and entrepreneur. "If I may backtrack a little bit, the precursor was an application filed in April 2017 praying the court for an additional witness. Entrepreneurs.ng curates insights, experiences and information that inspire, inform and educate entrepreneurs to grow their businesses Mr. David Richards, Director They are blessed with three children; Moyo Otudeko, Folake Otudeko and Obafemi Ademola Otudeko. By Babajide Komolafe HE started as a clerk in the defunct Cooperative Bank. Adebisi Ajayi Godrey Ogbechie Olufunmilayo Adeyemi . As a result, I learned to truly appreciate the gift of sight and even beyond that the importance of vision. He is married to Mrs Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko and is the founder of Oba Otudeko Foundation. Aderonke Adedeji Ibrahim Zanna Amina Oluwatobi Olanihun Aderonke Nedd Ichechi Okonkwo Oluwatomilola Otudeko Adesola Alo Idowu Ashiru Oluwatosin Iyayi Adesola Ilori Idu Oruamabo Oluwatosin Lewis Adesola Sotande-Peters Ifedeyi Omowunmi Ola-Shodunke Oluwatosin Ojo Adesuwa Onyenokwe Ifeoma Monye Oluwatoyin Abegunde VIDEO: Debtor-Billionaire - One of Nigeria's billionaires Oba Otudeko and his security guards squabble with photojournalist in Lagos during a "debt" court hearing pic.twitter.com/9UkoWZRLqU. Sahara Reporters Media With hard work, he progressed to become an accountant and a banker, rising a perfect teacher for this class. He was a down to eartth person. Oba Otudeko is married to Adebisi Aderonke Otudeko. I didn't find him that hard to understand except for the occassional word (especially "early"). He is also the chairman of FBN Holding Plc, the founder of the Oba Otudeko foundation and also a recipient of the prestigious National Honour of Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic (CFR). Oba Otudeko is a Nigerian businessman and one of the top billionaires in the country. "The witness in question is our witness. We hereby apply for his discharge," Mr. Divine said. He said he was served the witness's written statement on oath on Thursday morning and had not been afforded the opportunity to look at it. He is the founder and chairman of Honeywell Group, and … Oba Otudeko was born on the 18th of August, 1943 in Ibadan, Oyo State to the royal family of late Adewunmi Olufuyi Otudeko and Juliana Foworera Otudeko. He was a great professor. "To that extent, I submit that the objection to my line of questioning is preemptory." His net worth in 2014 was $550 million according to … He talks fast, so its hard to keep up since he had a heavy accent. As his aides marched alongside him out of the courtroom, the sight of a TV camera sent them scurrying back to the rear of the building to exit through the back gate but the cameraman had raced just in time to meet them there. Dr. Otudeko was a great teacher. Mr. Otudeko had been summoned by the Federal High Court In Ikoyi, Lagos to testify in a N5.5 billion debt lawsuit involving Honeywell Flour Mills Plc and its sister companies - Anchorage Leisures Ltd and Siloam Global Ltd.Â. BRINGING ONLY THE TRUE STORY TO YOU. 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