Shade Okoya, the delectable wife of billionaire industralist, Razak Akanni Okoya is 41 years old today.
Unlike the previous birthdays, especially her 40th birthday, which was celebrated with pomp and pageantry with the cream de la cream of the society in attendance, the head turning beautiful entrepreneur has chosen to mark this year’s event quietly without the usual razzmatazz.
A highly intelligent wife and mother, Chief (Dr) Shade Okoya (nee Adeleye) was born in Lagos on April 25, 1977 into the family of the late Alhaji Taju and Alhaja Nimosat Adeleye. She is a Muslim and from Ijebu-Ode in Ogun State.
She grew up in Lagos where she had her early education. She studied at the Lagos State Polytechnic, Isolo and obtained an OND in Banking and Finance. She later studied Sociology at the University of Lagos. A banker and sociologist, she is a woman of immense dimension and best known for her ebullient personality.
Chief (Dr) Mrs Shade Okoya is the Bewaji of Lagos, Otun Aare Iyalaje of Ajiranland, and the Yeye Oge of Epe land and recently the Ajisewa of Oke-Ona Egba. She has interest in many areas of business; she is presently the Managing Director of Eleganza Fashion Products Limited, Eleganza Cruise and Travels Limited, as well as member of board of Eleganza Group and RAO Investment Property Company Limited.
She is happily married to a humble enterprising, honest, intelligent and prudent businessman, Alhaji Chief (Dr) Rasaq Akanni Okoya CON, the Chairman and Chief Executive of the Eleganza Group of Companies. He is also the Aare of Lagos, Babajiro of Oke-Ona Egba, Aare Babalaje of Ajiranland and Ogbeni Oja of Epe land. Chief (Dr) Mrs Shade Okoya is blessed with four beautiful children.