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|Born||7 March 1986|
|Alma mater||London School of Journalism, Pan African University|
|Notable awards||Co-winner, Young Business Leader of the Year, West Africa, CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards 2014|
Debola was born 7 March 1986 to a wealthy family, but when he was 10, his family lost everything they had so he had to struggle. In his early teen years, Williams wanted to become an actor and was paid only 50 cents for his first acting role.
Williams and Chude Jideonwo started The Future Awards Africa and went on to co-found Red Media Africa. He is also the CEO of StateCraft Inc, a governance communication company. He has worked on the political campaigns of three presidential aspirants in Africa.
- Co-winner with Chude Jideonwo, Young Business Leader of the Year, West Africa, CNBC Africa All Africa Business Leaders Awards 2014
- Speaker at the 2017 Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago, USA.
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