|Born||November 25, 1977|
|Spouse||Maryam Olajide Adediran|
|Parent(s)||Alhaji Adeniran and Late Mrs Ruth Oluwafunmilayo|
Abdul-Azeez Olajide Adediran popularly known as Jandor, is a Nigerian politician, journalist, entrepreneur, and technocrat. He is the chairman of the Lagos4Lagos movement and the Lagos State Gubernatorial candidate under the People’s Democratic Party with his running mate, Funke Akindele. He is a recipient of the 2021 Honorary Doctorate in Leadership and Governance from South American University, Lagos, Nigeria.
Early life and education
Jandor was born into the family of Alhaji Adeniran and the Late Mrs. Ruth Oluwafunmilayo Adeniran on 25 November 1977 in the Mushin Area of Lagos State. Jandor is a graduate of The Polytechnic Ibadan; Modul University, Vienna; the Howard University School of Business, Washington DC, USA; and Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom.
Jandor started his career in Journalism and he was a journalist for more than twenty years. He eventually ventured into politics as a member of APC. He was the convener of the movement of Lagos4Lagos, a movement under the APC. He eventually defected to PDP and he is currently their gubernatorial candidate for the 2023 Lagos gubernatorial election
He is married to Maryam Olajide Adediran and they have two children; Fareedah Oluwamayokun Amoke and Fadhilulah Oluwamurewa Adedayo Akanniade Olajide-Adediran.
He is estimated to be worth between $5m – $10m
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