Nairaland CEO, Seun Osewa's Biography, Age, Lifestyle, Net Worth AndMore

July 26, 2020

Oluwaseun Osewa
Oluwaseun Osewa is a Nigerian born internet entrepreneur and programmer. He is the brain behind Nigeria's biggest forum,
The ex-student of Obafemi Awolowo University, who reportedly dropped out of school to concentrate on his internet business started the powerful forum in 2005.

He rarely takes photos, neither makes the news and keeps majority of his life private.
We'd be taking a peep into the life of the African 'Mark Zuckerberg'.

Seun Osewa Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick run down on Seun Osewa's profile and a few things you'd love to know about him;

Full Names: Oluwaseun Osewa
Date of birth: 17th July, 1982
Age: 37 years
Education: Obafemi Awolowo University
Nationality: Nigerian
Religion: Atheism
Occupation: Entrepreneur, programmer
Net Worth: $5 million

Seun Osewa Biography, Early Life, Education, Career And Social Life

Born on the 17th of July, 1982, Oluwaseun Osewa is a Nigerian entrepreneur, programmer and webmaster.

He was raised up in Sango Otta, Ogun State, Nigeria and has been interested in the internet since he was a teenager. Seun enrolled as a student into the Obafemi Awolowo University but couldn't finish, and had to drop out to focus on his programming career. was the fourth forum he created, as the first three weren't huge successes and were all focused on unique niches.

He started working on the site, and was monetising it with Google ads until it gained relevance and for undisclosed reasons, he removed the ads from the website.

According to reports, Seun was approached by a business who wanted to purchase Nairaland for a million US dollars, and he refused.

He was born into a Christian home but now identifies as an atheist.

Not much is known about Osewa Oluwaseun's life, thanks to his much reserved lifestyle, and he has not updated his social media handles in two years.

Seun Osewa Net Worth

Seun Osewa is a top Nigerian internet entrepreneur. According to, he is estimated to be net worth over $5 million USD.

You can connect with him on Twitter @SeunOsewa.
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