Prince Lukman Gbadegesin Biography, Wikipedia, Age, Alaafin, Wife, Career

Prince Lukman Gbadegesin is a Nigerian entrepreneur, philanthropist, and politician. In this article we will be looking at the career of the new Alaafin of Oyo.


Early Life

Prince Lukman Gbadegesin was born on November 12, 1970, in Ibadan, Oyo State Nigeria. Prince Gbadegesin has had a remarkable journey that has seen him rise to prominence in his country both in business and politics.

He is one of the Aspirants of Alaafin of Oyo.



He started his primary education at St. Mary’s Catholic School in Ibadan, and he proceeded to St.

Theresa’s College in Ibadan for his secondary school education. After passing his SSCE, He then went on to study Business Administration at the Polytechnic Ibadan, and later obtained a degree in Business Management from the University of Ilorin.

He also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Lagos State University.



Prince Lukman Gbadegesin began his career in the private sector.

He has worked with many organizations, including the Nigerian Ports Authority and the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA).

later founded his own businesses which he named Lukman Gbadegesin Enterprises.

The company specializes in construction, real estate, and general merchandising in the Nigerian business sector.

Ge was once a member of House of Assembly representing Ibadan North Constituency from 2011 to 2015.





He is a dedicated youth who has the welfare of the people in mind.

He has won numerous awards as a result of his good deeds.

In 2018, he was presented with an award ifr excellence by the Oyo State government for his contributions to youth development in the state. Alongside an Icon of Community Developmenr by NAANS in 2019 plus other unmentioned awards.

In addition, He is also reported to have been an associate of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who is also the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2023 general elections



Who is Prince Lukman Gbadegesin?

Lukman Gbadegesin is from the Gbadegesin family of the Agunloye Ruling House.

His grandfather is Alaafin Gbadegesin Ladigbolu II, he is also predecessor of Alaafin Lamidi Adeyemi III.


Is Prince Lukman Gbadegesin the new Alaafin?

According to close source in the palace, precisely a kingmaker has debunked the information stating that the selection process of the new Alaafin is still in progress, thereby station clearly that he is not the new Alaafin of Oyo.


Who is the wife of Prince Lukman Gbadegesin?

The Name of his wife is unknown to the public but report has it that he is married with kids.

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