Prince Mathew Kolawole
Prince Kolawole Mathew Olushola was born on the 5th May 1965 to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Otitonaiye Kolawole of blessed memories. He hails from the ancient city of Gbeleko in Egbeda Ward, Kabba district in Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State, North Central Nigeria
He started his Primary School Education at Ayede-Bunu in 1973 and completed at Aye –Gbede in 1978 before he proceeded to Baptist Secondary Commercial School Iyah-Gbedde in1987 to obtain his Secondary School Certificate in West Africa Examination Council after which he gained admission to study Business Administration at the prestigious Kwara State Polytechnic where he bagged National Diploma, (ND) in 1993, Higher National Diploma (HND) in 1996 and Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in 2004 respectively. He did his one year compulsory service in Abuja in 1999.
Immediately after his NYSC, being somebody who is determined to make it in life and as a sport man and event manager, he decided to pursue a career in these fields of endeavour by first organizing National Tennis Tournament in honour of some prominent personalities among whom were the former First Ladies of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Her Excellency, late Mrs Stella Obasanjo of blessed memory and Her Excellency, Mrs Titi Atiku Abubakar.
He is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Achiever’s Event Management Nigeria Limited, Barclays Global Consult, African Event Management and Golden Grand Royale Hotel, Kabba in Kogi State. He is married to Deaconess Zainab Kolawole with wonderful children, boys and girls.
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