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Abiola Elijah Olaniran: Our Rebrand Nigeria Ambassador


Hey good people, welcome to Monday’s edition of the Rebrand Nigeria Ambassadors Series!

Our Ambassador for today is Mr. Abiola Elijah Olaniran. He is the founder of Gamsole; an African based mobile game production company founded in April 2012.

Abiola started out early in life, developing his first game code at age 15. His company, Gamsole is one of the most successful game developers in Nigeria on Windows Phones and PC platforms. The company has recorded more than 10 million downloads, both locally and internationally on the Windows Phone Store.

Gamsole got over three million downloads worldwide, within six months of its launch on the Windows Phone Store.

Gamsole won the Best Entertainment Innovation Category at the 2015 Edition of Apps Africa Innovation Awards.

Winning the Microsoft Imagine Cup Software Competition in 2010 in Nigeria gave Abiola the opportunity to join the team that represented Nigeria at the World Finals in Warsaw, Poland.

In 2015 and 2016 he was named on Forbes List as one of the Africa’s Most Promising Entrepreneurs Under Age 30.

Today, Abiola is the highest paid Windows Games Developer in Nigeria.

Nigerians are good people!

Please, connect with us on this campaign by following any of these hashtags #RebrandNigeria, #RebrandNigeriaAmbassadors, #UgwumbaLeadershipCenter.

This campaign is powered by the Ugwumba Center for Leadership Development in Africa. For more information, please visit www.rebrandnigeria.org

God bless Nigeria!!


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