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Akin Alabi, Ministry Of Agriculture Empowers Farmers In Egbeda/Ona Ara
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Akin Alabi, Ministry Of Agriculture Empowers Farmers In Egbeda/Ona Ara

The Member of the House of representatives representing Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency, Hon. Akin Alabi launched an empowerment program for farmers in Egbeda/Ona Ara in conjunction with the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural development. The Federal Ministry distributed farm seeds to hundreds of farmers in attendance. Seedlings like maize, rice, pea, cocoa and other cash crops were distributed to the farmers that were also trained on dry season farming and storage by the Federal ministry of Agriculture as facilitated by Honorable Akin Alabi. Hon. Alabi declared that the beneficiaries will now be able to qualify for the ongoing business cash grant that he recently launched for constituents. Hon. Alabi doles out business deendent capital to local business owners under the...
Akin Alabi Files House Motion To Dissolve SARS
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Akin Alabi Files House Motion To Dissolve SARS

Akin Alabi has filed a motion before the House of Representatives asking for an urgent dissolution of the dreaded police special anti-robbery squad, SARS. Mr. Alabi, APC-Oyo, said there is enough evidence in the public domain to proscribe SARS immediately, warning that the unit has committed enough atrocities. Mr. Alabi said SARS operatives have become so lawless that even the police inspector-general can no longer contain their excesses, decrying how Nigerians now harbour untold fear of the deadly and corrupt unit. “Policing in Nigeria continues to fall short of modern practices where citizens should be treated with utmost respect and decorum, therefore making it very difficult for an average citizen to truly trust that the police are their friends,” Mr. Alabi said. Lawmaker...
Adebutu, Kashamu’s Firms Fight Dirty Over Betting Game Rights
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Adebutu, Kashamu’s Firms Fight Dirty Over Betting Game Rights

The clash between betting and gambling firms owned by a Peoples Democratic Party chieftain, Senator Buruji Kashamu; and billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Sir Kensington Adebutu, has got messier. While Adebutu owns Premier Lotto, Western Lotto belongs to Kashamu. The battle between the companies over the rights to a Ghana-based game, leading to a N500bn suit, is now being resolved by the House of Representatives. The House of Representatives had begun its intervention in the crisis on Tuesday. Its Committee on Inter-Governmental Affairs had met with stakeholders in the industry in Abuja, asking that a new date be fixed, pending the time the panel studied the submissions made to it. Our correspondent obtained some of the presentations to the committee. At the hea...
House Of Reps Member, Akin Alabi Lists Some People That Influenced Him To Become Successful
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House Of Reps Member, Akin Alabi Lists Some People That Influenced Him To Become Successful

NairaBet CEO and politician, Akin Alabi has listed some of those who influenced him in life. Making the list on twitter, he said, US President, Donald Trump, former Oyo state Governor, Ajimobi and Football Coach, Jose Mourinho, influenced him to be who he is today. ”Some of the people that influenced me to become who I am. Trump. Ajimobi. Jose”’, he declared while sharing their photos.  
Do Not Employ Masters Degree Holder For The Role Of SSCE Holder – Akin Alabi To Employers And Business Owners
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Do Not Employ Masters Degree Holder For The Role Of SSCE Holder – Akin Alabi To Employers And Business Owners

Nairabet Founder and a member of the house of representatives, Akin Alabi,  has advised employers against recruiting a Masters Degree holder for the role of an SSCE holder. In a series of tweets, Akin Alabi stated that such a decision will be regretted later on by the employer and employee.. He also criticized such employment which he described as exploitation. He wrote: “If you have a vacancy for a secondary school certificate holder and a masters degree holder shows up, do not hire him or her. Hire the secondary school certificate holder. If you hire the masters degree holder, you will both regret it at the end of the day. Firstly, I think you are just being a bad person taking advantage of people by filling your low paying vacancy with a masters degree holder. Except you...
My COVID-19 Test Centre Awaiting Approval Of Health Ministry – Akin Alabi
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My COVID-19 Test Centre Awaiting Approval Of Health Ministry – Akin Alabi

The house of representatives member representing Egbeda/Ona-Ara federal constituency, Hon. Akin Alabi has revealed that he is awaiting the approval of the ministry of health to build his own COVID-19 test centre in the state. Akin Alabi, who disclosed while speaking on Fresh FM COVID-19 situation room program, stated that his decision to build a test centre was necessitated by the need to increase testing in the state. He said, “The governor is making progress, making people to resume is negative because if you are doing well by trying to increase testing but still pushing people out which is going to increase the risk. I have plans actually to launch a testing centre in Ibadan, still waiting for Oyo state ministry of Health for approval. “We are ready, but, we have been on the ...
Akin Alabi shows off his ‘best friends’ during lockdown
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Akin Alabi shows off his ‘best friends’ during lockdown

Lawmaker Akin Alabi has showed off his 'best friends' during lockdown, saying the tokens you see above has been helping him meet people's need during this lockdown. The NairaBet founder is known to be a giver and as people stay at home this period, with many saying they have nothing to eat, Akin Alabi has been providing succor to them both online and offline.
I Divorced Music To Become A Music Video Producer – Akin Alabi
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I Divorced Music To Become A Music Video Producer – Akin Alabi

Akin Alabi has revealed how his love for music which started at the University of Ilorin led him to become one of the top music video producers in Nigeria. Sharing a cassette which he says contains his first album as a musician, Akin Alabi stated that he never had a dream to become a music video producer. He captioned the picture: “This was my first album released in 1999 while i was in University of Ilorin. I never had a dream of becoming a video director or editor. I remember recording this album in one analog studio with my friends @daviddunnidada , sola dada, bolaji teru, buky, evelyn. The production was done with yamaha psr530. We recorded directly into a cassette then. No time for overdubs like that. Everything had to be one-take. . Eventually music lead me to video...
Honourable Akin Alabi Passes A Bill To Allow ‘Men’ Get Nigerian Citizenship If Married To Nigerian Women
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Honourable Akin Alabi Passes A Bill To Allow ‘Men’ Get Nigerian Citizenship If Married To Nigerian Women

A couple of weeks ago, an heartbroken man took to social media to vent his displeasure at the law of Nigeria that doesn’t allow men gets citizenship if married to a Nigerian women. Reacting to it, Honourable representing Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency, Akin Alabi, promised the foreigner he will do everything within his power to have lawmakers take a second look at the law. As promised, Otunba took to social media to announce that he has passed a bill on the amendment of this law and it has passed second reading. Well done Honourable Akin Alabi.
Why We Have Many Empty Seats During Plenary At National Assembly – Akin Alabi
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Why We Have Many Empty Seats During Plenary At National Assembly – Akin Alabi

Ever wondered why there are so many empty seats during the plenary session at the National Assembly?, well the member representing Egbeda Ona-Ara federal constituency, Oloye Akin Alabi has provided an answer. The lawmaker made the clarification via his official Twitter handle. “Anytime I post on social media, any picture of me on the floor of the House of Representatives, there is usually a question that dominates the thread. The question is, why are there so many unoccupied seats? Some would ask: where are the other members? “The reasons are not far fetched. The first reason is that there are more seats than the number of members. There are 360 members. The number of seats are almost double the number of members so if everyone seats, there would still be many empty seats. Alw...
Quilox: Akin Alabi Accuses Police Of Demanding Bribe To Release Impounded Cars
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Quilox: Akin Alabi Accuses Police Of Demanding Bribe To Release Impounded Cars

A Nigerian lawmaker has accused Nigerian police of demanding N100,000 before cars impounded from Quilox Club could be released to their owners. “First of all, the cars of the customers were towed and seized for violating traffic,” Akin Alabi, who represents Egbeda/Ona-Ara Federal Constituency said on Twitter. “But they were arrested and told to pay N100,000 bribe. Why one earth do you need to pay the police a bribe after your car has already been seized.” A spokesperson for the Lagos State Police Command Bala Elkana told The Guardian on Monday that the cars were towed from causing traffic following a 36-hour non-stop event hosted at the club. Apart from the cars towed, police also arrested the owner of the club, Shina Abiola, popularly known as Shina Peller, who himself is a ...
Pictures: CDQ, Pretty Mike, Bryan Okwara, Skuki, Akin Alabi, Dabota Lawson, Shina Peller, Nkechi Blessing, Moyo Lawal, Others At The Nightlife Awards 2019
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Pictures: CDQ, Pretty Mike, Bryan Okwara, Skuki, Akin Alabi, Dabota Lawson, Shina Peller, Nkechi Blessing, Moyo Lawal, Others At The Nightlife Awards 2019

Celebrities, stakeholders and all those that are making Nigeria's nightlife a huge one were present at the 2019 Nightlife Awards. The event was hosted by Moet Abebe and Mc Lively. Music performances by CDQ, Base One, Skuki, and others. Below are all the fun pictures from the event.                                                                                          
“No Matter Whose Side You Are On, Sowore’s Rearrest Cannot Be Right” – Akin Alabi
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“No Matter Whose Side You Are On, Sowore’s Rearrest Cannot Be Right” – Akin Alabi

Businessman-cum-Politician Akin Alabi has reacted to to the rearrest of the convener of RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore by the Department of State Services (DSS). The DSS will have to explain why Sowore was rearrested. And the reason has to be HUGE. We just debated on the floor yesterday about separation of powers but this is a desecration of the judiciary. No matter whose side you are on, this cannot be right in anyway.
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Honourable Akin Alabi move motion on the urgent need to establish more roadside clinics and improve the facilities in the existing ones to curb traffic accident fatalities

Honourable Akin Alabi representing Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency, Oyo State has moved a motion on the urgent need to establish more roadside clinics and improve the facilities in the existing ones to curb traffic accident fatalities. He stated that ‘While it’s important to prevent accidents by building good roads and ensuring only qualified people drive, we must understand there will always be accidents so we must be ready when they happen. We must have fully functional roadside and mobile clinics. It’s super important.’
SANs Dismiss Akin Alabi’s Claims On COS Being More Powerful Than Vice President
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SANs Dismiss Akin Alabi’s Claims On COS Being More Powerful Than Vice President

The lawmaker representing Oyo State’s Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives, Akin Alabi, has said that, in a presidential system of government such as obtained in the United States and Nigeria, the post of the Chief of Staff is more powerful than that of the Vice President. The APC lawmaker is reacting to President Muhammadu Buhari’s signing of the Deep Offshore (and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contract) Act in London, where he is currently on “private visit.” His Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, had taken the document to him on Monday, leading to speculations that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has been sidelined. In reaction to the lawmaker’s claim, two Senior Advocates of Nigeria — Messrs Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa and Ifedayo Adedipe — said Alabi’s assertio...
“Spending hours cooking is a waste of valuable time” Akin Alabi says
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“Spending hours cooking is a waste of valuable time” Akin Alabi says

Akin Alabi, the founder of NairaBET has said spending hours cooking is a waste of time, except you're doing it as a business. The businessman-cum-politician said this on Twitter. He wrote: "Except you are doing it as a business, spending hours cooking is a waste of valuable time." Below are reactions to his tweet.    
Akin Alabi assures Nigerians the proposed increase of VAT will be “thrown out”
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Akin Alabi assures Nigerians the proposed increase of VAT will be “thrown out”

Akin Alabi, the lawmaker representing Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency at the National Assembly, has promised Nigerians that he will do all in his power to see that the proposed increase in VAT will not be approved by the National Assembly. The NairaBET founder tweeted: "I stand against the PROPOSED increase of VAT. For your information, it has not been increased yet. It is a proposal by the executive which will have to be debated on the floor of the National Assembly. I will argue against it and I’m sure it will be thrown out." He added: "Put your mind at rest. The VAT act puts the rate at 5%. Before there can be an increase, the National Assembly will have to approve it. For now it’s a proposal by the executive and the bill will have to be sent to us. On the floor, I will fight ...
Akin Alabi Loses Dad
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Akin Alabi Loses Dad

Nairabet founder and Federal house of representatives member, Oloye Akin Alabi loses his father, Chief Diran Alabi, today 6th September 2019. He was 85. May his soul rest in peace.
Akin Alabi launches Pro-Bono legal services in Ibadan
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Akin Alabi launches Pro-Bono legal services in Ibadan

A member of the House of Representatives representing Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency, Honourable Akin Alabi has launched a Pro-Bono legal service for residents of his Constituency to help those in needs with access to better legal service. The core of the program will be the fight against Police brutality, harassment and illegal detentions. Akin Alabi has hired a top legal firm in Ibadan to combat these issues, the law firm will inspect all detention areas and police stations within Egbeda/Ona Area to enforce the fundamental human rights of detainees within the consistency. Outside Police brutality, the Pro Bono Service will also aid indigents that are defrauded in land cases, harassed by criminals and the issues of fundamental human rights. During a visit to the Commissione...
Akin Alabi Inspects Ongoing Sports Complex Promised During Campaign
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Akin Alabi Inspects Ongoing Sports Complex Promised During Campaign

Ibadan-born entrepreneur and lawmaker-elect to represent Egbeda, Ona Ara federal constituency, Oloye Akin Alabi on Friday inspected work at the ongoing sports complex at the Urban Day Grammar school, Ibadan, the state capital. The Sports complex is part of Akin Alabi’s commitment to the development of Sports and grassroot development in his constituency and the state. “The new complex will aid grassroots development in sporting infrastructure that will benefit the residents of Egbeda/Ona Ara. “This new Football pitch will host tournaments and give local talents access to good facilities,” Oloye Alabi said in a tweet on Friday. The new Sports complex will bridge the gap and give rural dwellers equal access to good sports infrastructure that will not only be useful for recreational...
Akin Alabi to deal with landlords who refuse to rent to single women
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Akin Alabi to deal with landlords who refuse to rent to single women

Nairabet owner, Akin Alabi has promised to deal with landlords who refuse to rent out their house to single women in his constituency. Akin Alabi who represents Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency at the House of Assembly, took to Twitter shortly after he assumed office to make this warning. He tweeted: “Any landlord in that turns down a woman in my constituency in Ibadan because she is single will see my red eye from next month.” “There is something called discrimination. I won’t rent my house to single women. I won’t rent my house to blacks etc is DISCRIMINATION. Anyone that’s suffers this will have my backing and support to take on such landlords.”
This is 2019, don’t start a print magazine business – Akin Alabi
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This is 2019, don’t start a print magazine business – Akin Alabi

Nairabet owner and lawmaker-elect Akin Alabi has advised people to stay away from the idea of starting a print magazine business. In a post he shared on social media, Akin Alabi revealed that print magazine business is in comatose and about to die. His words can be buttressed by the rise of New Media which is fast seeing g many contents that would have featured in magazines now being published online. Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and blogs are gradually taking a lion share of what print magazine use to have. News that people would have waited hours before accessing are now at their finger tips. This has reduced the rate at which magazines sell and sorted after. Sharing on social media, Akin Alabi wrote: This is 2019… don’t start a print magazine business. Print magazine busi...
Akin Alabi Dancing At Manchester United Award Night
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Akin Alabi Dancing At Manchester United Award Night

NairaBet owner Mr Oloye Akin Alabi was seen in Manchester United award night opening the dance floor with his zanku/leg work. The House of Representative member elect , who set to represent Egbeda/Ona Ara Federal Constituency under (APC) was in England at Manchester. The business mogul and entrepreneur Mr Akin Alabi shared the post,he wrote: "When everyone is dulling and you decide to open the floor at Man Utd’s player of the year award after party � �". When everyone is dulling and you decide to open the floor at Man Utd’s player of the year award after party ? ? pic.twitter.com/QmGaaiO5js — Oloye Akin Alabi (@akinalabi) May 11, 2019
Akin Alabi Slams Man Who Rejected House for Community Borehole
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Akin Alabi Slams Man Who Rejected House for Community Borehole

  Akin Alabi, Nairabet owner and Lagos State House of Assembly member has made a comment in regards to a man who rejected a house gift from his boss, asking him to sink a borehole in his community instead. Alabi, opined that the man's decision was selfless but also very unwise. He said that the man could have accepted the house, sell it and sink a lot of boreholes with the money realized from the sale. Selfless decision but not very wise. Collect the house, sell it and sink multiple boreholes. https://t.co/Y3u2yGx39A
Akin Alabi Dedicates His Victory to his Dad who Lost in 1992 Elections
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Akin Alabi Dedicates His Victory to his Dad who Lost in 1992 Elections

Nairabet owner, Akin Alabi has dedicated his victory at the House of Representatives elections which took place last Saturday to his dad. He contested on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC. Tweeting about his victory, Akin Alabi recalled how his father contested for such a position in 1992 but lost. He however expressed happiness that his son became successful where he failed. Akin Alabi tweeted: In 1992, my dad lost his election. He contested for a seat in the House of Representatives. In 2015, I contested and lost too. In 2019, I won.y dad is alive to witness this. He’s happy and I dedicate this to him. I dedicate my victory at the polls to my dad, Chief Adediran Alabi
Nairabet Owner, Akin Alabi Wins National Assembly Election
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Nairabet Owner, Akin Alabi Wins National Assembly Election

Akin Alabi, owner of Nigeria’s first ever sports betting firm Nairabet, has won the House of Representatives election, which held yesterday. Mr Alabi, who will be representing Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency at the National Assembly, contested on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC. The Nairabet owner, who was very excited to share the news of his victory, thanked all those who believed him, his party for giving him the platform. His words: Thank you Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency for believing in me. Thank you to my great party, APC for giving me the platform. Thank you to everyone that wished me well and those that didn’t. Abuja Loading. #AkinMeansBusiness Thank you Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency for believing in me. Thank you to my gre...
Learn How To Say No Without Feeling Bad – Akin Alabi Advice
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Learn How To Say No Without Feeling Bad – Akin Alabi Advice

Nairabet founder and politician, Akin Alabi took to social media to advice people on how to say no when they can’t afford to give. He wrote @akinalabi Learn how to say no without feeling bad. No one has the rights to the money in your pocket. Maybe you are thinking people won’t believe you don’t have the money or will be upset with you. The truth of the matter is that when you go broke, you will be forced to say no. When that happens, people still won’t believe you and they will be upset with you. You will be broke and they will be upset. It’s ok for them to be upset but you not broke.
It’s okay not to buy gifts for your lover on Valentine’s day – Akin Alabi
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It’s okay not to buy gifts for your lover on Valentine’s day – Akin Alabi

Nigerian entrepreneur Akin Alabi has said it is not necessary to buy a gifts for your lover on Valentine’s day as the day adds nothing to your life. In a post he made on social media, he revealed that what matters the most is the zeal to continue work on whatever project you have at hand and if your lover is taking the case personal, then that is their personal problem. He wrote: It’s perfectly okay not to buy nada for your boyfriend/girlfriend on Val’s day. If he or she is vexing, don’t bloody care. Just keep working on that project, business, course, book, assignments or whatever it is that is important. Val’s day will add nothing to your life
‘People in Ibadan believed Buhari was dead until they saw him on Saturday’ – Akin Alabi tweets, Tolu Ogunlesi replies
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‘People in Ibadan believed Buhari was dead until they saw him on Saturday’ – Akin Alabi tweets, Tolu Ogunlesi replies

Entrepreneur cum politician, Akin Alabi just tweeted that, 'believe it or not, people on the streets of Ibadan believed Buhari was dead until they saw him on Saturday'. Reacting to the tweet, President Buhari's media aide, Tolu Ogunlesi, 'I tweeted about overhearing one women excitedly pointing him out to her group (he was on the Bus), after the Rally on Sat. The excitement was palpable. That’s when I realized that part of that excitement was them confirming firsthand that it’s actually him and he’s alive & well'.
Akin Alabi Calls Out Political Oppositions As A Nairabet Customer Won 24 Million With N1,500
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Akin Alabi Calls Out Political Oppositions As A Nairabet Customer Won 24 Million With N1,500

Nairabet CEO and APC federal House of representatives candidate, Akin Alabi took to social media to rant about a customer who won N24million with a stake of N1500. He also called out his political opponents. He wrote  @akinalabi Some people are just wicked. I’m planning a political campaign and this one is now chopping all the money ?‍♀️ NairaBET we created to just be playing o, somebody is now planning to send me to my village ?
Akin Alabi Set To Build Ultra Modern Sports Complex
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Akin Alabi Set To Build Ultra Modern Sports Complex

Nairabet CEO and politician, Akin Alabi is set to build an ultra modern sports complex in Ibadan, Oyo State. He took to social media to share the news. He wrote  @akinalabi I have just concluded plans with @princesijuadeoyewumi of Refcon Construction Company to build an ultra modern sports complex at Urban Day Grammar School, Old Ife Road Ibadan. Urban Day is the home of grassroots football in that axis and I believe that having a world class center will bring back the lost glory and unearth young, exciting talents. I’m enthused!!!
Nairabet Owner Akin Alabi Wins APC House Of Rep Ticket
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Nairabet Owner Akin Alabi Wins APC House Of Rep Ticket

Nairabet owner Akin Alabi has won the All Progressives Congress House of Representative ticket for Egbeda/Ona Ara federal constituency. He clinched an automatic ticket after other contenders stepped down for him “I have just been declared the winner of the primary election after the other contestants, Hon Jenrade, Hon Adewale Ishola and Hon Adio all stepped down for me,” Alabi tweeted on Thursday. The Nairabet owner had in 2015 contested for the Egbeda-Ona Ara seat of the House of Representatives’ election under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, but lost. He had earlier resigned from the sports betting company to enable him to concentrate on his political ambition ahead of 2019. But maintained that if he loses he is always welcome back into his office at anytime. “In a few weeks,...
Nairabet Launches Short Code Service
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Nairabet Launches Short Code Service

Nigeria’s leading sports betting company, Nairabet officially launched first of its kind short code service to enable customers to create account, fund and place bet without internet. The CEO of Nairabet, Otunba Akin Alabi took to social media to announce the new innovation. He wrote... @akinalabi I’m proud to announce to you that we have launched the #nairabetcode. Dial *5447# on any kind of phone and you can use your existing #nairabet account or create a new one. Go ahead...
Club Deuces ”A Place Of Luxury” Set To Take Clubbing In Ibadan To Another Level
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Club Deuces ”A Place Of Luxury” Set To Take Clubbing In Ibadan To Another Level

History was made, money was spent and fun like never before was experienced. Friday August 31st surely went down in history as a night where Ibadan was brought to a halt as doors were opened to customers and fun lovers from all walks of life. Just when you think you have seen and done it all, the Nightlife industry has a way of getting you back in the game. Club Deuces is the ultimate place to live in the moment, take in your surroundings and have the time of your Life. Describing the facility which is said to be one of its kind in these parts, most attendees can only think of Club Deuces as the best of the best, a Nightclub that brings the Las Vegas feel to Nigeria, it sure can be compared to none other. It is really a no surprise the launch of Club Deuces shut down and will talked abo...
Nairabet Endorses Bbnaija’s Ceec
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Nairabet Endorses Bbnaija’s Ceec

While Big brother Naija reality show was on, the CEO of Nairabet, Otunba Akin Alabi tweeted about his admiration of the most talked about housemate Ceec. Akin Alabi said he’ll like to employ the reality show first runner up and fast forward to now, Ceec and the CEO of Nairabet and one of the company’s executive were pictured signing documents. The Nairabet official Twitter handle also welcomed the reality star.
Akin Alabi Set For World Tour
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Akin Alabi Set For World Tour

Nairabet CEO and politician, Akin Alabi is set to tour the world with his best selling book ‘Small Business Big Money’. The serial entrepreneur took to social media to break the news to his fans worldwide. He will kick start the tour in Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, UAE, Cyprus, USA and UK.
Actress Omoni Oboli Gushes About Akin Alabi’s Book ‘Small Business Big Money’
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Actress Omoni Oboli Gushes About Akin Alabi’s Book ‘Small Business Big Money’

Nollywood actress and producer, Omoni Oboli took to social media to gush about how important it is to get Akin Alabi’s Small Business Big Money. She wrote... omonioboli✈️ The last 3 days has been something else! I got on my flight last night hungry and tired. I hadn’t eaten a thing all day cos I went from one meeting and proposal presentation to the next. Got on my flight, ate my first meal of the day at past midnight and settled to read for a few minutes before sleeping but that’s not the story... So this year, I decided I will expand my knowledge broadly. I will be voracious with my reading. I manage a few businesses and I want ALL of them to succeed. I got this @akinalabi book SMALL BUSINESS, BIG MONEY and decided to just check it out... Now here’s the story, ladies and gentlemen,...
Cee-C Set To Become NairaBet Ambassador
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Cee-C Set To Become NairaBet Ambassador

Big Brother Naija 2018 First runner-up, Cee-C appears to be having so many good deals from big brands coming her way. The controversial former housemate looks set to become an ambassador of one of Nigeria’s biggest sports betting company, Nairabet. The popular betting Company CEO, Akin Alabi, revealed via a tweet that he was looking forward to working with Cee-c despite her fiery nature and even though he never really watched the big brother naija reality game show when it was on. Akin Alabi wrote; See who came to @NairaBET HQ today. Thank you Cee-C and Ubi Franklin for coming 'I didn’t watch Big Brother but following it on Social Media, it seems that CeeC is a fiery and combative person. Sound like someone I will like to hire.'
Akin Alabi Shared Epic Throwback Picture
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Akin Alabi Shared Epic Throwback Picture

Nairabet CEO and politician, Otunba Akin Alabi took to social media to share a throwback picture taken at Old Trafford, Manchester in 2006. He stated that it's one of his favorite pictures.
#BBNaija: Nairabet CEO, Akin Alabi Offers Cee-C A Job Opportunity
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#BBNaija: Nairabet CEO, Akin Alabi Offers Cee-C A Job Opportunity

The Chief Executive Officer of sports betting site,  – Oloye Akin Alabi has decided to offer Cee-C a job opportunity. The wealthy business entrepreneur took to his Twitter account to woo Cee-C who is also enjoying invitations from top commercial brands despite the harsh media reports that have described her as a very ‘bitter and angry woman’. “I didn’t watch Big Brother but following it on Social Media, it seems that CeeC is a fiery and combative person. Sounds like someone I will like to hire.” he posted on Twitter. 25-year old Cee-C is a non-practising lawyer who reportedly worked as a secretary at a small firm before the Big Brother Naija reality show where she narrowly lost the N45 million prize money to Miracle. Cee-C became popular in the show following her dramatic romance with To...
Happy Birthday To Akin Alabi
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Happy Birthday To Akin Alabi

Serial entrepreneur, Otunba Akin Alabi is a year older today. The Nairabet CEO kick start his birthday celebration with Youth Enterprise Conference yesterday at Eko Hotel and he will be celebrating with the people of his constituency today in Ibadan.
‘Money Is A Burden, I Won’t Leave Any For My Children’ – Iroko TV Boss, Jason Njoku
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‘Money Is A Burden, I Won’t Leave Any For My Children’ – Iroko TV Boss, Jason Njoku

Serial entrepreneur and Iroko TV Boss, Jason Njoku, has revealed that he sees money as burden and according to him, he won’t be leaving any for his children. Jason Njoku stated this when reacting to a tweet by Nairabet CEO, Akin Alabi, on worries about money. Akin Alabi had tweeted; 10 years ago, I thought that if I had what I have today, I wouldn’t worry about money ever again. Today, my money worries are so much that I can’t think straight sometimes. I need money like mad. Reacting to the tweet, Jason Njoku tweeted; When I was broke I had all these things I wanted to do when I had money. Now i’m not broke I literally do non of them. I actually find money a burden. I plan to give away most of it before I die. Kids are getting $0.00. They can manage with a good education and their p...
You Can Now Edit Your Game Before Kick Off On Nairabet
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You Can Now Edit Your Game Before Kick Off On Nairabet

Nigeria's pioneer sports betting website, Nairabet.com has launched a new feature that allows customers to edit their bets after they have submitted it. "We are very excited to add this feature to our website as this is the first of its kind in Africa. This feature is important because there are many times punters make mistakes in their selections or they simply want to change their minds, this feature allows them to do it," said Akin Alabi. Chief Executive Officer of Nairabet.com. "For example, let's say you place a bet on Barcelona to beat Real Madrid and you later discover that both Messi and Suarez are out injured. You can decide to change your choice to a draw or a Real Madrid win or even remove it totally and add new games." According to Akin Alabi, this feature is one of the many...