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Ademilola "Lola" Odujinrin Will Be Featured At The DUXFORD AIR FESTIVAL

Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin Will Be Featured At The DUXFORD AIR FESTIVAL

The Duxford Air Festival (Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May) is a feast of action-packed entertainment for all the family, with children under 16 going free.* For the second annual Duxford Air Festival, the French Air Force will bring three display teams to IWM Duxford for the very first time. They are the Patrouille de France aerobatic team […]

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Meet the south London pilot who became the first African to fly around the world

Last year, Elephant & Castle-born Lola Odujinrin became the first pilot of African descent to fly solo around the world. But even before his record-breaking journey, he had to cross all sorts of borders… ‘I know I’m the last person you’d expect to have flown around the world. I was born in south London to a family […]

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Ademilola Lola Odujinrin to receive odaa awards

Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin will receive ODAA Awards Tomorrow

The much talked about and anticipated ODAA Awards has finally come to hold on December 3rd 2017. The award night which is specially meant for those who have being extraordinary in their respective field of specialism will host the movers and shakers of our country and also international guests. Your very own Ademilola Lola Odujinrin […]

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Monocle Weekly Interviewed Ademilola Lola Odujinrin, Happy Listening

Monocle 24 is a round-the-clock global radio station, featuring live shows and podcasts covering news, foreign affairs, business, culture, design, urbanism, food & drink, print media and more. They also have a playlist to accompany you day and night, often augmented by live sessions hosted at Midori House. On this episode, Monocle Weekly had a […]

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Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin will recieve ODAA Award on Dec. 3rd 2017

If you could recall a post we created on September 9, 2017 about Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin receiving the ODAA Awards. Well the date has finally been picked and the venue also. In case you don’t know ODAA (pronounced HO-THER) is a Yoruba word which means “VERY GOOD”. The award is meant for people who have in […]

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I’m The First African To Fly Around The World Solo – The Huffingtonpost UK

We were created for meaningful work, and one of life’s greatest pleasures is the satisfaction of a job well done. John C Maxwell. Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin has made the HuffingtonPost Newspaper again in less than 10 months this year 2017. HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that now has both localized and international […]

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Pilot Becomes First African To Fly Solo Around The World – The Voice Online UK Newspaper

Hillary Clinton once said “Life is too short to dwell on what might have been.” Ademilola “Lola” Odujinrin has made the news again and this time around it’s the Voice Newspaper. The Voice, founded in 1982, is the only British national black weekly newspaper operating in the United Kingdom. It is owned by The Gleaner Company Limited and publisher, […]

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Lola Odujinrin Accepted The Moving Mountains Challenge By #HeroesandHelmets

Who are they? #HeroesandHelmets is a passion project from Toyin Adebola, the Founder of Out of Naija supported by GWR (Guinness World Record) holder Carl Reese and Brad Barker of The Ride of My Life from the United States of America. Toyin Adebola is an accomplished adventurer who has covered over 50,000km on his motorcycle adventures, covering 17 countries. #HeroesandHelmets will celebrate Nigeria’s service men and women who […]

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Ademilola Lola Odujinrin on London Evening Standard

Lola Odujinrin Makes The London Evening Standard

A SOUTH London pilot who completed a solo flight around the globe has now set his sights on breaking the world altitude record for a propeller aircraft. Lola Odujinrin battled storms in Australia, electrical failures over the Atlantic and accusations of being a spy to reach home in March after an epic nine- month trip […]

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Lola Odujinrin To Be Honoured With ODAAwards

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” … Aristotle As a reward for his numerous exploits and […]

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