Festus Fadeyi Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Festus Fadeyi Biography
Festus Fadeyi is a Nigerian entrepreneur, philanthropist and Chairman/Managing Director of Pan Ocean Oil Corporation (Nigeria) Limited.
He pioneered the active involvement of indigenous local companies in the Nigerian marginal field development. The entrepreneur, who is said to be in his 70s has been in the news of recent after news of his alleged affairs with Nigerian On-Air Personality and Mediapreneur, Toke Makinwa went viral. The OAP's Banana Island House was reported to have been confiscated by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
The revelation was made by Gistmerchant blog on Instagram which alleged that: “Toke’s house was given to her by her “sugar daddy”, Lagos-based oil and gas businessman, Dr. Festus Fadeyi, whose total indebtedness to AMCON is over N240 billion.
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Festus Fadeyi Profile

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Full name: Dr. Festus Fadeyi
Date of birth: 12th December 1941
Age: 79 years old (2020)
Nationality: Nigerian
Education: California State University
Children: 5
Occupation: Businessman
Net worth

Dr. Festus Fadeyi Biography, Date Of Birth, Age, Early Life, Family And Education

Festus Fadeyi was born on the 12th of December, 1941. After completing his elementary and secondary education, he gained admission to study Accounting at the California State University (CSU ), Pomona, California USA. After bagging his BSc. in Accounting from CSU in 1970, he proceeded to the Pepperdine University, Los Angeles California, from where he got an MBA in Behavioral Science.

In 1971, he also became a Certified Public Accountant in Los Angeles. In 1973, he got his PhD in Business Administration from Pacific States University California, USA


Dr. Festus Fadeyi began his career in 1970 as a Plant Controller at United Can Company, Lamirada California, USA. On his return to Nigeria in 1973, he joined AMDMAC Oil Services Limited Nigeria as an Account Officer.

He joined Pan Ocean Oil Corporation (Nigeria) Limited in 1974 as the Financial Controller and was promoted to the position of  Finance and Administrative Director in 1978.

In 1984, he was made the Managing Director of Pan Ocean Oil Corporation (Nigeria) Limited. According to reports, he grew Pan Ocean Oil into one of the oil companies in Nigeria between 1984 to 1998. He was named Chairman of Pan Ocean Oil in 1998.


Festus Fadeyi has been alleged to be a chronic debtor, owing just Skye Bank alone at least ₦196 billion. In addition, he also reportedly owes his staff members upwards of 6 months salaries.
Notwithstanding the huge depts, the 79 years old billionaire still spends extravagantly on Toke and allegedly bought her a brand new Range Rover 2016 model worth over ₦50 million. It was also alleged that he is responsible for her acquisition of top of the line and very expensive designer bags, shoes from Bottega, Louboutin and other top designers. source

Personal Life

Festus Fadeyi is married with 5 grown-up children, according to informationnigeria.com. The source also stated that his children are very angry with the way he splurges on his love interest, Toke. They believe he is squandering too much money on her at a time he is heavily indebted to Skye Bank.

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