Popular Media Presenter who is well known in Oyo state, Nigeria, and Africa. Olawale Hamzat is a Nigerian indigenous sport Presenter who has won several awards both local and Global.
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Olawale Hamzat Biography
Olawale Abideen Hamzat Popularly well known as Top striker is a Nigerian Yoruba sports Presenter who is currently working at Lagelu FM (96.7) and Splash FM (105.5) in Ibadan, Oyo state
Early Life & Education
- Olawale was born on the 2nd of June from the Hamzat Alao Family of OKEHO in Kajola Local Government of Oyo State.
- He attended I.M.G Grammer school Ode-Aje, Ibadan and Lagelu Grammar School, Agugu , Ibadan.
- Olawale gained admission into The Polytechnic Ibadan where he graduated as a Mass Communication student
- The name Top Striker was a household name in Football where he played for all the school team he attended and was nicknamed “ZICO of Brazi”
- After graduating from The Polytechnic Ibadan, He has worked with Several media houses such as Broadcasting corporation of Oyo state (BCOS), MITV, African Independent Television (AIT), RAY POWER FM
- Olawale Hamzat is currently the anchor of the Popular Yoruba Sport show “JEKANMO” on Lagelu 96.7 Fm from 7 am – 8 am every day and The Only Yoruba Sports Game Show “TA LOTA” on Splash 105.5 Fm from 12 pm – 1 pm Mondays to Friday.
- Olawale has a crew named “Jekanmo crew” which includes Abdul Bakky Balogun (Golden son Of sport), Korede Yusuf, Ayotunde Olateju and others
- In 2018 Olawale Hamzat traveled to Russa to watched the Fifa World Cup (Russia 2018) live and direct, he also traveled to Dubai and many other countries
- Olawale Hamzat is Happily Married with Children
- Olawale football club is Celtic FC
- 2014 Best Yoruba Sports Analyst in Oyo State
- 2017 Best Indigenous Sports Presenter in Nigeria
- International Award of Honour from Nigeria Community In United Arab Emirates ( U.A.E) 2017.
- Sports Ambassador By Nigeria Community in UAE Dubai
- 2017 Best Sports Presenter Of The Year In Oyo State by Rave of the Moment Entertainment (ROME)
- 2017 Best Best Yoruba Sports Presenter In Southwest Nigeria by Southwest First Alert Magazine, Abuja
- 2017 Best Yoruba Sports Presenter by Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Oyo State
- 2018 Best YORUBA Sports Presenter by LAUTECH, Ogbomosho
- 2018 & 2019 Indigenous Yoruba Sports Presenter at Pera Awards
- Best Yoruba sports Presenter South West 2019 by South West Herald Magazine
- Dynamic Sports Reader by Department of Mass Communication at The Polytechnic Eruwa
- Award of Excellence as the Outstanding Grassroot Sports Presenter by Minister for youth and Sports at Oyo unity cup SD 2020
- And many More