Burna Boy’s hit song; Wonderful, is no new news to you, but what might be news is that that afro-singer acknowledged London-based business mogul- Adebayo Ogunlesi, severally in the track.
Now who is Adebayo Ogunlesi, you may ask? He is a lawyer and investment banker. It doesn’t stop there. He is the man behind the joint venture- Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), which acquired London City Airport, Edinburgh Airport, and Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (an Italian train operating company). The firm is also a major shareholder in London Gatwick Airport.
Adebayo Ogunlesi was also the Head of the Global Energy Group and also was appointed Global Head of CSFB’s Investment Banking Division. He is an indigene of Ogun State, Nigeria, and the first Nigerian professor of medicine at the University of Ibadan.
Now you know who Adebayo Ogunlesi is, I guess you would like to know where he was mentioned in the Burna Boy’s hit song- Wonderful;
As I dey hustle like Adebayor Ogunlesi
(No go talk say me I too lazy)
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