Seun Osewa

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Seun Osewa
Oluwaseun Temitope Osewa
ResidenceOtta, Ogun State, Nigeria
Alma materObafemi Awolowo University
OccupationComputer programmer, entrepreneur
Years active2005–present
Known forFounder of Nairaland
TitleCEO of Nairaland

Oluwaseun Temitope Osewa is a Nigerian internet entrepreneur.[1] He is the founder of Nairaland, a popular internet forum launched in March 2005, which was projected as the biggest African forum by Forbes.[2] YNaija listed him as one of the most innovative Nigerians in technology.[3] He was also listed among T.I.N Magazine's top 10 most influential Nigerian online entrepreneurs in 2015.[4]


Seun Osewa was admitted into Obafemi Awolowo University, but dropped out of school to concentrate on internet business.[5]


Seun started Nairaland in 2005.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Osewa was brought up as a Christian but now identifies as an Atheist.[5]

See also[edit]


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  2. ^ Nsehe, Mfonobong. "30 Under 30: Africa's Best Young Entrepreneurs". Forbes. Retrieved 2018-01-03.
  3. ^ "The class of 2015: Nigeria's 100 most innovative persons in Technology » YNaija". YNaija. 2015-03-16. Retrieved 2018-01-03.
  4. ^ "Ten Most Influential Online Entrepreneurs In Nigeria 2015". T.I.N Magazine. Retrieved May 3, 2015.
  5. ^ a b Philip (September 23, 2015). "Nairaland Owner SEUN OSEWA Full Biography,Life And Net worth".
  6. ^ "Nairaland Owner SEUN OSEWA Full Biography,Life And Net worth". Retrieved July 9, 2015.