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Obi Asika was born on 3 October, 1968 in Onitsha, Nigeria, is a Nigerian creative industries entrepreneur. Discover Obi Asika’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 52 years old?
|Occupation||Creative industries entrepreneur, record label executive, television & live event executive producer|
|Age||52 years old|
|Born||3 October 1968|
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Obi Asika Height, Weight & Measurements
At 52 years old, Obi Asika height not available right now. We will update Obi Asika’s Height, weight, Body Measurements, Eye Color, Hair Color, Shoe & Dress size soon as possible.
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Who Is Obi Asika’s Wife?
His wife is Yetunde Bakare, Yetunde Asika
|Wife||Yetunde Bakare, Yetunde Asika|
Obi Asika Net Worth
He net worth has been growing significantly in 2018-19. So, how much is Obi Asika worth at the age of 52 years old? Obi Asika’s income source is mostly from being a successful . He is from Nigeria. We have estimated Obi Asika’s net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2020||$1 Million – $5 Million|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
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Timeline of Obi Asika
Asika has worked – and continues to work – with The World Bank, international companies, and government at state and Federal levels to shape public policy and create an enabling environment for the creative industries in particular and commerce in general. He has been involved in developing and nurturing entrepreneurship, sports, creativity, and youth by contributing to various government and policy shaping initiatives including: Governing Council Member, Nigeria, Africa 2.0, and Senior Special Assistant to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan (2015).
In 2014, Asika was appointed to the African Advisory Committee of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art in Washington DC. He is the first overseas individual invited to join the committee.
Asika is also the Founder of Dragon Africa – a strategic advisory firm which holds the rights to, and produces Social Media Week Lagos – a conference on new media, technology and business – with Asika as Chairman of the advisory Board and, the Executive Producer of the Conference.
In 1991, Asika founded Storm Productions, a Nigerian entertainment company whose record label arm is notable for ushering in a new generation of Nigerian musical talent, including Naeto C, Ikechukwu, Sasha P, Tosin Martins, Banky W, who changed and developed the Nigerian music landscape.
Asika has wide transnational business interests in areas including oil and gas, real property, information technology, agriculture, sports, media & entertainment. Between 1987 and 1990, Asika organized successful concerts, charity and entertainment events at university campuses around the UK. He also hosted a weekly radio show at the University of Warwick. He was equally DJ and promoter of over 200 events at universities and clubs in London, using venues such as Legends, Dingwalls, Camden Palace, Brighton Hippodrome, Wall Street, Shaftesbury’s, Crazy Larry’s, Roxanne’s, and L’Equipe Anglaise.
Asika was a Research Assistant at the World Trade Centre of Nigeria between 1986 and 1987. In 1987, he enrolled at the University of Warwick from which he received an LLB Hons in 1990. At the University of Warwick, Asika was Secretary, Nigerian Society; Member, Political Society; Member, Afro-Caribbean Society; Radio Host & DJ and Events Promoter.
Asika comes from the town of Onitsha in Anambra State, Nigeria and was born at the peak of the Nigerian civil war. His father, Anthony Ukpabi Asika, was Administrator of East Central State, Nigeria during the military regime of General Yakubu Gowon. Asika attended Ekulu Primary School, Enugu from 1974 to 1977, and then proceeded to the United Kingdom where he attended Ashdown House between 1977 and 1982. From Ashdown House, he gained a Direct Entry into Eton College, having obtained a Distinction in the National Common Entrance Exams in the UK. At Eton College, Asika held several positions including School Prefect, Secretary of the Political Society and Secretary of the Film Society.
Obi Asika (born October 3, 1968) is a Nigerian creative industries entrepreneur. He is known for his involvement in the growth of Nigeria’s music industry, as the founder and CEO of Storm 360 – an indigenous music label which spawned entertainers including Naeto C, Ikechukwu, Sasha P, General Pype, L.O.S., Ms Jaie, Tosin Martins, and Yung 6ix.