Adewole Adebayo is a Nigerian Lawyer and the Founder of KAFTAN TV. He was born on the 8th of January 1972.
Now, he is a candidate for the presidency of Nigeria under the banner of the Social Democratic Party (Nigeria).
On January 8, 1972, Adewole was born in Ondo City, which is located in Ondo State. He received his primary education in Ondo at St. Stephen Primary School from the years 1978 till 1983. St. Joseph College in Ondo was where he received his education from 1983 to 1989. He attended Obafemi Awolowo University from 1991 till 1997, eventually earning a law degree from the institution. Following his graduation from the Nigerian Law School in Lagos and his success in the bar examinations, he was granted admission to the Nigerian Bar in the year 2000. After that, Adebayo received his legal education in the United States of America, where he went on to succeed in the New York Bar Examinations. Adebayo possesses a valid license to practice law in the state and federal courts of Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, California, and New York in the United States.
In Lagos, Nigeria, where he began his legal career, Adewole Adebayo worked in the law firm of Tunji Abayomi & Co. as a litigation lawyer. In 2002, following a period of two years spent working as an attorney, he established his own law business under the name Adewole Adebayo & Co., House of Law.
The case between Femi Falana and the Federal Government was one of the cases that his law firm handled in Nigeria. In this case, Femi Falana (SAN) contested the constitutionality of the contract between the Ministry of Interior, the Nigeria Immigration Service, and Continental Transfert Technique Limited for the collection of fees for the Combined Expatriate and Residence Permit Aliens Card (CERPAC). This case was one of the cases that his law firm handled in Nigeria. In the lawsuit, Adebayo acted as the legal representative for Continental Transfert Technique Limited.
Adewole Adebayo launched KAFTAN TV the following year, in 2016.
In addition to the numerous people he has financially empowered all around Nigeria, Adebayo is currently responsible for the sponsorship of almost 2,000 young Nigerians who are enrolled in tertiary institutions in Nigeria and other countries.
Adewole Adebayo announced his desire to run for president of Nigeria on January 15, 2022, marking the day he officially launched his campaign. In the general election to decide who would lead Nigeria in 2023, he is standing as a candidate for president under the banner of the Social Democratic Party (Nigeria).