Dimeji Bankole is a Nigerian politician who served as the 9th Speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives. Bankole is the youngest Speaker in the history of the House he was elected at the age of 37 years old. Here’s his Biography, Age, Net worth, Wives, Children, Education, Political party, etc.
Who is Dimeji Bankole?
Dimeji Bankole was born on 14 November 1969 in Abeokuta in Ogun State. He was a businessman before being elected to the House of Representatives. His father, Alani Bankole is a businessman, former National Vice-Chairman, and acting Chairman of the All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP).
Full name: Sabur Oladimeji Bankole
Date of birth: 14 November 1969
Place of birth: Abeokuta
State of origin: Ogun State
Net worth: $5 Million
Previous office: Speaker of the House of Representatives of Nigeria (2007–2011)
Parents: Mr. Alani & Mrs. Atinuke Bnkole
Spouse: Olaitan Bankole (m. ?–2017) Aisha Shinkafi Saidu(2021)
Education: Harvard University, University of Oxford, University of Reading
Political party: Action Democratic Party, All Progressive Party(APC)
Children: Yewande Semiat Bankole
Occupation: Businessman and Politician
Marital Status: Divorced
Dimeji has declared his intentions to run for the position of the Nigerian President in the country’s 2023 elections.
Previously, Bankole was a Director of Freight Agencies Nigeria Limited from 1995 until 1998, Executive Director of Operations of West African Aluminium Products Limited from 1998 until 2004, and Director of ASAP Limited from 2000 until 2003.
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